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Muong Khuong, Bat Xat - new destinations in Lao Cai province
01/07/2015 | 16:20:59
Muong Khuong and Bat Xat districts in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai boast high potential for tourism development alongside popular destinations like Sa Pa town and the Bac Ha market.
Mekong Delta: moves to enhance green tourism investments
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has requested Mekong Delta localities make strong moves to attract investment to the region’s green tourism.
First half: Nearly 1.6 million tourists visit Thua Thien-Hue Close to 1.6 million tourists arrived in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in the first six months of this year, including 572,000 international visitors.
Ninh Binh joins hands with neighbouring localities to boost tourism
07/10/2014 | 10:07:22
Ninh Binh province, with its rich nature, culture, and history, is emerging as a tourism magnet for northern Vietnam, a potential that can be exploited further by enhancing cooperation with other localities in the region.
Foreign arrivals in Hanoi surpass 2 million in nine months
06/10/2014 | 16:21:00
The number of foreign arrivals in Hanoi so far this year has surpassed 2 million, up 15 percent from the same period last year, the capital city’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism said on October 6.
Visa rules to be loosened to boost tourism competitiveness
06/10/2014 | 16:07:49
Vietnam would see an increase of 8-18 percent in the number of overseas visitors if e-visa and visas on arrival were available at all border gates, according to the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).
VietJet Air offers discount tickets for Hanoi-Bangkok flights
05/10/2014 | 17:30:13
Vietnam’s VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (VietJet Air) has announced it is providing 2,000 cheap tickets for flights from Hanoi to the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and Bangkok (Thailand).
Tourism boosts community development
05/10/2014 | 17:01:26
Homestay accommodation and community-based tourism, which are developing rapidly in a number of localities throughout Vietnam, have substantially contributed to the promotion of the value of local cultures and poverty-reduction efforts.
Vietnam’s GDP growth in Q2 reaches 5-year record
Vietnam’s gross domestic product growth hit 6.44 percent in Q2.
Disbursement of FDI up 9.6% in first half
FDI disbursement in the first half of 2015 reached 6.3 billion USD, up 9.6 percent year on year.
NA’s ninth session closes after 30 days
The 13th National Assembly closed its month-long ninth session in Hanoi on June 26.
Six-month GDP growth rate estimated at 6.11%
GDP growth rate was estimated at 6.11 percent in the first half of 2015.
PM proposes solutions to boost CLMV cooperation
Measures were proposed to bolster cooperation between Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.
VN-China cooperation committee meets
The 8th meeting of the Vietnam - China Steering Committee on Bilateral Cooperation took place.
Visa exemption granted to 5 European countries
Citizens from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy will now be able enjoy visa exemptions.
Trade deficit recorded in first five months of 2015
Vietnam recorded a 3-billion-USD trade deficit, despite a rise in exports in the first 5 months.
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