Thang Long - Hanoi

Sofitel Metropole Hanoi crowned best hotel in SEA
28/10/2014 | 10:57:00
The 113-year-old Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi has been crowned the best hotel in Southeast Asia by Conde Nast Traveller, one of the world’s most luxury and lifestyle travel publishers.
Italian media praises Phu Quoc Island as “paradise”
La Repubblica, a top Italian daily newspaper, recently ran an article on Vietnam’s best beaches, describing Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang as a small paradise.
First tourism department debuts in Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City inaugurates a Department of Tourism, the first of its kind nationwide, on October 23 to enhance management in the field.
Go for it... ideas for day trips from capital city
22/12/2013 | 17:16:53
If Hanoi and its lavish array of attractions still cannot satisfy your adventurous spirit or you are simply getting fed up with this noisy crowded city and want some fresh air, just pack up and move out of the inner city to explore numbers of destinations where both stunning scenery and fresh atmosphere are always welcoming you.
Hanoi promotes trade village tourism
22/12/2013 | 17:08:00
Hanoi’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism is developing tours to six selected trade villages in the city as part of efforts to promote this type of tourism in the capital.
Hanoi welcomes 2.5 millionth foreign visitor
20/12/2013 | 21:20:09
Hanoi welcomed its 2.5 millionth foreign tourist on December 20, fulfilling its set target two years ahead of schedule.
Tram Chim National Park offers experience tours
20/12/2013 | 11:24:00
The wild rice biome also known as the “spirit rice” (Oryza Rufipogon) is now being protected and preserved at Tram Chim National Park (Dong Thap) on the area of 800 hectares.
Greater Mekong Sub-region nations work on tourism
19/12/2013 | 21:27:00
The number of tourists to the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) has been on the rise for some time, bringing sizable economic and social benefits, and proving the tourism sector’s important role in the area’s socio-economic development.
VN-US trade to approach 35 bln USD
Trade between Vietnam and the US continues to expand in spite of domestic and int'l economic difficulties.
HAGL football team win U21 trophy
The Hoang Anh Gia Lai-Arsenal-JMG won the U21 trophy after crushing Thailand 3-0.
PM wraps up India visit
PM Nguyen Tan Dung left New Delhi on October 28, concluding his official visit to India.
PM’s India visit to improve strategic partnership
PM Nguyen Tan Dung’s official visit to India from Oct. 27-29 aims to carry bilateral strategic partnership forward.
Second Asian Para Games wraps up
The 2nd Asian Para Games ended in the RoK on Oct. 24, with Vietnam ranking tenth in the medal table.
October sees record low CPI growth
The CPI in October rose slightly by 0.11 percent compared to September.
Vietnam, Finland sign air transport agreement
Vietnam and Finland signed an aviation agreement in Hanoi on October 20.
Institutional reform high on development agenda
Institutional reform is a priority in Vietnam’s socio-economic development strategy for 2011-2020.
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