Ceremony commemorates legendary ancestors of Vietnam

Ceremony commemorates legendary ancestors of Vietnam

NDO/VNA – Authorities of the northern province of Phu Tho held a ceremony on March 29 to commemorate the legendary national ancestors of Vietnam, Father Lac Long Quan and Mother Au Co. (Mar 29, 2020 21:41:04)


Bean porridge with tofu, pickled eggplants: A simple common dish in Hanoi

  Mar 22, 2020 15:09:53
Bean porridge is a simple common dish in Hanoi, especially for the generation born between the 1980s and 1990s. 

Discrimination against foreign tourists would be punished: PM

  Mar 19, 2020 21:05:05
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said that any act of discrimination against foreign tourists would be strictly punished. 

Domestic tourism stimulus programme halted

  Mar 18, 2020 17:52:01
NDO – A programme to stimulate domestic tourism launched by the Vietnam Tourism Association in February has been announced as temporarily suspended due to the recent COVID-19 epidemic developments. 

CNN: Vietnamese coffee wakes up the world

  Mar 18, 2020 17:24:48
NDO - The US Cable News Network (CNN) published an article on March 17, explaining why the world is waking up to Vietnamese coffee. 

Quang Tri unlocks potential of coastal area

  Mar 18, 2020 16:31:33
NDO/VNA – The coastal area of central Quang Tri province has served as an engine for local socio-economic development by luring many investors in leisure tourism, seaports and energy. 

Hanoi integrates agriculture and craft villages with tourism development

  Mar 17, 2020 11:33:59
NDO – Hanoi city authorities have had the vision to combine agricultural and traditional craft villages with tourism development, which has produced encouraging results. This has proven to be a new direction for the capital city’s agricultural sector, helping to raise production value and increase the income of people in rural areas. 

My Son Sanctuary, tourist sites in Quang Binh and Quang Tri temporarily closed to visitors

  Mar 16, 2020 12:17:14
NDO – The UNESCO-recognised My Son Sanctuary in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province, is temporarily closed to visitors from March 16 until further notice, announced the district People’s Committee on March 15. 

Da Nang to develop Nam O community tourism

  Mar 15, 2020 14:11:06
NDO – The People's Committee of the central city of Da Nang has just deployed a project on developing community tourism in Nam O, in Lien Chieu District, with a total budget of over VND46 billion, VND10.7 billion of which is from the city budget and the remainderis to be mobilised from socialisation sources. 

Kon Plong develops sustainable tourism

  Mar 14, 2020 10:01:05
NDO – With its abundance of natural beauty and great efforts made by local authorities, Kon Plong district in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum is establishing itself as an attractive destination, keeping on the right track to develop sustainable tourism. 

Dragon fruit bread: An instant hit in Vietnam’s bakery market

  Mar 14, 2020 09:57:28
Bright pink breads made from dragon fruit have recently become hugely popular in Vietnam, winning much favour from customers. Creative bakers have figured out how to take advantage of the diversity of fruits in the country, partly thanks to the coronavirus outbreak. 

The development of community-based tourism in Ly Son’s Be Island

  Mar 12, 2020 16:29:20
NDO - In recent years, visitors to Be (Small) Island in Ly Son island district, the central province of Quang Ngai, have been impressed by not only the majestic and pristine natural scenery but also the beautiful community-based tourist houses (homestays) which have been designed in an environmentally friendly manner. 

Da Nang to boost tourism in Japan

  Mar 11, 2020 17:08:46
NDO/VNA – The central city of Da Nang’s tourism promotion centre has inked an agreement on tourism promotion in Japan with Sunrise Group Asia (Sunrise Da Nang) company, looking to expand to new tourism markets in the future. 

Vietnamese photographers up for prestigious award

  Mar 11, 2020 16:15:15
NDO/VNA – People can vote for Vietnamese photographers Nguyen Tan Tuan and Nguyen Thien for the 17th annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest's Readers' Choice Winner. 

Vietnam suspends visa waiver for citizens of eight European countries

  Mar 11, 2020 15:33:20
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Government will halt visa-free travel policy for citizens of eight European countries as from 0:00 on March 12, amid growing concern about the spread of the novel coronavirus.