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EIU: Tourism important pillar of Vietnam’s economy

The EIU also advised the Vietnamese Government to invest further in infrastructure while addressing concerns relating to environmental issues in order to reach its long-term target for sustainable development. Statistics from the General Statistics Office show that Vietnam has welcomed more than 9 million foreign tourists so far this year—a year-on-year increase of 25.4%. In […]

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Binh Dinh prioritises coastal tourism projects

With 134km of coast, Binh Dinh is blessed with seaports, gulfs, lagoons, smooth sand banks, and mountain ranges. A priority project is the Tan Thanh tourism area in Cat Hai Commune, Phu Cat District, which lies north of the Nhon Hoi economic zone. It will feature a world-class hotel and resort complex with a golf […]

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Da Nang International Fireworks Festival to open

Under theme “Shining Marble Mountains”, the event will include five programmes with five fireworks nights on Saturdays. The programmes will be broadcast live on Vietnam Television. The festival is the continuation of the success of Da Nang international fireworks competitions in previous years. The coming festival will be socialized Sun Group, which is known as […]

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Jetstar Pacific launches Taipei–Da Nang air route

The carrier will operate three two-way flights per week on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays using Airbus A320 planes. BL162 flights will depart Da Nang at 11am and arrive in Taipei at 1:35pm; meanwhile, the return flights (BL163) will take off at 3:40pm (local time) and arrive in Da Nang at 6:15pm. This is the first […]

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Giant Lantern Festival to light up Ha Noi

The festival has taken place in many countries worldwide. Now it comes to Ha Noi, bringing numerous activities and performances by Vietnamese and South Korean artists. Forty giant lanterns – 10m-30m high – will be divided into different zones, and the light and music system will be arranged by Korean specialists.     Source: Travelandtourworld.

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APEC officials head to ISOM in Ha Noi

The priorities of the APEC 2017 include creating new momentum for the future of the Asia-Pacific, promoting sustainable and creative growth, the role of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSEMs) and their competitiveness and capacity for creativity in the digital era and enhancing food security and sustainable agriculture and in a way that is adapted […]

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Activities for 5th anniversary of Ho Citadel recognition as world heritage

Accordingly, an exhibition “The findings excavated from the earth” will open on the morning of December 15 at the Conservation Centre for Ho Citadel; a conference about World Heritage Sites Club in Vietnam will be held on the afternoon of December 15 at Lam Kinh Hotel, Le Loi Boulevard, Dong Huong Ward, Thanh Hoa City; […]

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Vietnam Airlines welcomes 20 millionth passenger

The lucky passenger is Mamoru Kato from Japan, the 19,999,999th is Oda Junichi from Japan and the 20,000,001th is Nguyen Thi Thanh Thuy from Vietnam, who were aboard the flight from Japan’s Narita to Ha Noi.     Source: Travelandtourworld.

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11 cities and provinces to pilot four-wheeled tourist vehicles equipped with petrol engines

Vietnam Prime Minister has approved to pilot the usage of four-wheeled vehicles with petrol engines to transport passengers in restricted areas in 11 cities and provinces, including Lao Cai, Hai Phong, Vinh Phuc, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Thua Thien Hue, Quang Nam, Ho Chi Minh City, Kien Giang, Ba Ria – Vung Tau. […]

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UNWTO Secretary-General underlines the role of regions and cities in the development of tourism

In an official visit to Brussels, Belgium on 7 December, Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Taleb Rifai emphasized the role that municipalities and regions play in the development of sustainable and competitive tourism in Europe.     Source: Travelandtourworld.

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