Vietnam’s agritourism aims to tap massive potential

Vietnam’s agritourism aims to tap massive potential

NDO – In Vietnam, a country which possesses a time-honoured rice civilisation, with 70% of its population living in rural areas, the partnerships between the tourism and agriculture sectors will undoubtedly generate a positive mutual benefit. (7 hours ago)


HCM City proposes visa exemption extension

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO/VNA – The HCM City Tourism Association has submitted a proposal to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on further extension of visa exemption for tourists coming from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy. 

Virtual reality tour of Hue Imperial City to be launched for visitors

  Apr 17, 2018
NDO – The Hue Monument Conservation Centre will launch a virtual reality tour for visitors to Hue Imperial City on April 27. 

Railway passengers provided with more e-payment options

  Apr 17, 2018
NDO – Railway passengers are now able to buy tickets and pay fares using electronic wallets Payoo and MoMo, two of the main e-payment solutions popular among youngsters nowadays.  

Vietnam promotes tourism in Chinese cities

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) is organising the Vietnam Tourism Road Show 2018 in the four Chinese cities of Jinan, Hangzhou, Wuhan and Beijing from April 12-22. 

Ho Chi Minh City bolsters tourism ties with Binh Thuan, Lam Dong

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO/VNA – Around 50 percent of tourism projects in the south central province of Binh Thuan and the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong are invested by businesses from Ho Chi Minh City. 

Bac Me lam rice

  Apr 15, 2018
Ha Giang has rich fields with many types of tasty rice, therefore Bac Me lam rice has become a unique dish of the Tay communities. 

Top 100 tourism brands in Ho Chi Minh City honoured

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Tourism held a ceremony at the September 23 Park in Ho Chi Minh City on April 14 to honour the top 100 tourism brands of Ho Chi Minh City in 2017. 

Vietnam Railways to add 30,000 tickets during upcoming holidays

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO – The Vietnam Railways Corporation (VNR) has announced its plan to operate an increased number of trains, with an additional 30,000 tickets in service of passengers during the upcoming April 30 and May 1 holidays.  

Vietjet among Top 10 Vietnam Excellent Brands in 2017

  Apr 15, 2018
NDO – Budget carrier Vietjet Air was honoured as among the top ten strong brands with prestigious development in 2017 at the Golden Dragon Awards & Vietnamese Excellent Brands Festival 2017 – 2018, organised by the Vietnam Economic Times in Hanoi on April 14. 

Co Tu ethnic cultural festival opens in Da Nang

  Apr 13, 2018
NDO – A festival featuring the traditional culture of the Co Tu ethnic community in the central city of Da Nang and the central province of Quang Nam, kicked off at Gian Bi village, Hoa Bac commune, Hoa Vang district, Da Nang city on April 13. 

Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival offers promotional tours for summer

  Apr 13, 2018
NDO – The Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival 2018 kicked off on April 12 at the September 23 Park, offering visitors more than 60,000 promotional domestic and international tour packages for the summer.  

Vietnam’s Cao Bang Park declared UNESCO Global Geopark

  Apr 12, 2018
NDO/MOFA – Vietnam’s Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark in the northern province of Cao Bang has been recently declared a new member of the UNESCO Global Network of National Geoparks, making it the second Vietnamese geopark to be awarded the title, following the recognition of Dong Van Karst Plateau in Ha Giang province in December 2010.  

Mon Asian Food Festival to be held in April

  Apr 12, 2018
NDO – The Mon Asian Food Festival (MAFF) will take place for the first time in Hanoi, from April 20 to 24, and Ha Long City, from April 27 to 29, as part of the activities to celebrate the national tourism year 2018. 

Vietnam Airlines to add 300 flights during upcoming holidays

  Apr 11, 2018
NDO/VNA - The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines announced on April 11 that it would increase domestic flights to meet the high travel demand during the Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1).