Tourism sector aims to stop Chinese zero-dong tours
7/13/2018 3:10:20 PM (GMT+7)
Given the boom in the number of Chinese tourists in HCM City, authorities have been urged to take preventive measures against the so-called “zero-dong” tours that cater to these tourists and adversely affect tourism revenue.

Ba Ria-Vung Tau Sea Festival resumed next month
7/13/2018 11:57:24 AM (GMT+7)
 The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau will organise a Sea Festival.

VIP 2-bed cabins on high-quality trains serve Hanoi - HCM City route
7/13/2018 11:52:08 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam Railways Corporation (VNR) put into operation new high-quality carriages with two beds on the Thong Nhat (North-South) route on July 9. 

Quang Binh approves trial tour to explore Vom and Gieng Vooc Caves
7/13/2018 11:47:56 AM (GMT+7)
Quang Binh has approved the operation of a trial ecological tour to explore Vom and Gieng Vooc caves from July 15, 2018 to January 15, 2019, according to an announcement by the local People’s Committee on July 11.

Hoi An among CNN's most relaxing places
7/13/2018 11:50:53 AM (GMT+7)
 Hoi An ancient town in Vietnam’s central region has been listed by CNN as one of the 16 most relaxing places in the world. 

Upscale hotel sector sees all-round growth in 2017
7/13/2018 10:48:50 AM (GMT+7)
The average room tariff at upscale hotels increased by 2.8 per cent last year to US$91.8, according to the 2018 Vietnam Hotel Survey released on July 10 by Grant Thornton. 

Nam Dinh church ruins - witness of climate change
7/12/2018 3:55:30 PM (GMT+7)
10 years ago, Xuong Dien Parish in Hai Ly commune, Hai Hau district, the northern province of Nam Dinh saw its Church of Heart severely intruded by saltwater.

Vietnamese student in Australia launches YouTube food channel
7/12/2018 11:58:56 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A Vietnamese student in Australia has launched a YouTube channel named Vuong Anh’s Cooking Journey to introduce Vietnam’s tourist spots and dishes from many regions.

Tourist arrivals to Hanoi up 10 pct in first half
7/12/2018 11:52:22 AM (GMT+7)
 Tourist arrivals to the capital city of Hanoi topped 13.19 million in the first half of this year, up 10 percent year-on-year, pushing up revenue by 9.3 percent annually to $1.74 billion. 

Five-star hotel room rate rebounds in 2017: Survey
7/11/2018 3:19:44 AM (GMT+7)
The average room rate for five-star hotels in Vietnam in 2017 recovered from a 2.2 percent decline from the previous year, picking up 4.2 percent to 107.6 USD, according to a recent survey by Grant Thornton.  

Sharing experience from Thai rescue
7/11/2018 10:58:08 AM (GMT+7)
Howard Limbert, the British Cave Research Association (BCRA) Expedition Leader in Vietnam and Technical Director and safety advisor for Oxalis Adventures, and Nguyen Chau A, general director of Oxalis Adventures, have just returned

Vietnam Airlines adjusts Taiwan flights due to Typhoon Maria
7/11/2018 2:58:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam Airlines is to change its operation plan for flights from and to airports in Taipei and Kaohsiung of Taiwan during July 10-11 for safety reasons as Typhoon Maria is forecast to hit the region on July 10.