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Phong Nha-Ke Bang wins 2nd UNESCO recognition
04/07/2015 | 17:31:00
The Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in central Quang Binh province received its second UNESCO recognition on July 3.
International explorers love Son Doong cave
Central Quang Binh province earned more than 22 billion VND (over 1 million USD) in the first half of this year alone from tours into Son Doong, the world’s largest cave.
Vietnamese sites among top natural wonders of the world
US-based newspaper Business Insider included Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and Ha Long Bay in its list of 20 stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Vietravel receives World Travel Award
03/10/2014 | 16:04:40
Vietnam’s only nominee, Vietravel was honoured a title of the World Travel Awards 2014 (WTA) at the awards ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand on October 2.
VietJet Air launches new Vietnam-Republic of Korea routes
03/10/2014 | 09:33:00
Vietjet Air has officially announced its new flight routes between Vietnam and the RoK in a ceremony held as part of the visit of General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong to the RoK.
Quang Nam aims to attract more domestic visitors
02/10/2014 | 16:16:00
The tourism industry in the central coastal province Quang Nam will pay more attention to attracting domestic visitors in the time ahead in order to regain growth pace, according to the Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Dinh Hai.
Vietnam’s tourism in 2013 draft report introduced
02/10/2014 | 16:06:16
A workshop was held in Hanoi on October 2 to introduce a draft report on Vietnam’s tourism in 2013, the first of its kind built following international practice.
Tourism sector aims to tap new markets
02/10/2014 | 11:22:08
Local travel agencies are cannoning attention to new markets including Indonesia, India and Russia beside traditional ones such as the US, Europe, China and Japan as the former group is forecast to generate great numbers of visitors, the Saigon Times Daily reported.
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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