NDO – The Cham people in Binh Thuan province are marking the Kate festival with traditional rituals to remember their ancestors, while praying for good weather, abundant crops and long life.
(Oct 21, 2017)
NDO – The first Ban Gioc Waterfall Festival and Then Singing and Dan Tinh Performance - Cao Bang 2017 officially opened in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang’s Trung Khanh district on October 7.
NDO – From 2018, the tour discovering the largest cave in the world – Son Doong – will be officially organised by exploiting the route through the cave after the successful pilot of passing the "Great Wall of Vietnam" inside the cave.
NDO – Information technology and digitalisation have been seen as a solution to boost smart tourism in Vietnam, heard delegates at a conference held in Hanoi on October 6 under the theme ‘Smart tourism – Opportunities and Challenges to Vietnam.”
NDO/VNA – The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, has announced that it will operate almost an additional 110 flights, with over 20,000 seats, from October 5 to November 13, on the Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City-Da Nang routes in order to serve the activities of the APEC Year 2017 that Vietnam is hosting.
NDO – A group of Overseas Vietnamese students in Manchester city, the UK, have developed a mobile application named Tubudd in a hope to create a network that will connect foreign visitors with local tour guides in Vietnam, thus providing the visitors with a new and trustworthy way to explore Vietnam.