First outdoor astronomy park in Southeast Asia to be built in Hanoi

First outdoor astronomy park in Southeast Asia to be built in Hanoi

NDO – Nam Cuong Corporation will commence with the construction of an outdoor astronomy park at Duong Noi Urban Area in Ha Dong district, Hanoi in the second quarter this year, marking it the first of its kind to be built in Southeast Asia. (Jul 04, 2017)


Over VND6 trillion to upgrade airport infrastructure

  Jul 03, 2017
NDO/VNA - The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has planned to carry out six infrastructure projects with total investment of VND6.05 trillion (US$266.2 million) in 2017.  

International visitors to Vietnam increase over 30%

  Jun 28, 2017
NDO - According to Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the number of foreign tourist to Vietnam reached 6.2 million, in six first months of 2017, up 30.2% year-on-year. 

Can Tho – Bangkok direct route launched

  Jun 27, 2017
NDO – The first direct flight route between Can Tho International Airport, Can Tho and Bangkok (Thailand), was officially launched at 9.5 am, on June 27, transporting 179 passengers. 

Can Tho tourism revenues up by 16%

  Jun 27, 2017
NDO - In the first half of this year, the southern city of Can Tho reported tourism earnings of over VND1.12 trillion (over US$49 million), an increase of 16% year-on-year. 

Quang Nam province launches new destinations

  Jun 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – The central province of Quang Nam’s Culture, Sports and Tourism department has introduced eight new tourist sites this year. 

Number of visitors soars 50% during Da Nang firework festival

  Jun 23, 2017
NDO – The number of visitors to the Da Nang International Firework Festival (DIFF) 2017 has surged by 50% in the two months of festival. 

APEC high level policy dialogue on sustainable tourism opens in Quang Ninh

  Jun 19, 2017
NDO – Tourism is one of the pillars of the economy, significantly contributing to the economic development of the member countries of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum. 

Da Nang launches summer tourism programme

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Tourism Department of the central city of Da Nang officially launched the programme “Da Nang - Summer Destination 2017” on June 17. 

Summer Sea Festival opens in Quy Nhon

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Summer Sea Festival, themed ‘Quy Nhon - Binh Dinh - Back to memorial sea city’ kicked off in Quy Nhon city in the south-central province of Binh Dinh on June 17. 

Quang Binh Cave Festival kicks off

  Jun 18, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Quang Binh Cave Festival, themed ‘The Kingdom of the Caves: Great and Legendary’, was officially opened at Bao Ninh Square, Dong Hoi city, Quang Binh province on June 17. 

‘Banh giay’ of Nung ethnic people in Lao Cai

  Jun 18, 2017
In the chill of the northern mountainous regions, visitors travelling to markets of ethnic minority communities in Bac Ha District, Lao Cai Province may be attracted to hot round cakes decorated in green, black and white. 

Hanoi exchange programme for culinary culture opens

  Jun 17, 2017
NDO – The Hanoi Exchange Programme for Culinary Culture officially opened on June 16, located behind King Ly Thai To Monument, Hoan Kiem district, in the capital city. 

Folk festivals with tourism development

  Jun 16, 2017
NDO – Since the 1980s, alongside the country’s renovation, folk festivals have gradually been restored and strongly developed over recent years. The trend of restoring folk festivals in contemporary social life contributes to affirming the local cultural identities, as well as attracting more visitors. 

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park admission prices discounted

  Jun 15, 2017
NDO – Tourists will receive a 20% discount off the Phong Nha cave fee and 30% off the Tien Son cave fee from June 15 to 20, to mark the occasion of Quang Binh Cave Festival 2017.