Tourism makes up low proportion of GDP Business

Tourism makes up low proportion of GDP

While in many countries tourism contributes remarkably to the economy, it makes up less than seven percent of Vietnam’s GDP. The figure is modest compared to the country’s potential.
Experts warn coastal groundwater overused Environment

Experts warn coastal groundwater overused

Groundwater levels along thousands of kilometres of coast stretching from northern Hai Phong City to southern Ca Mau province have dropped to alarming levels due to overexploitation for daily use.
German wind energy firms explore partnerships Business

German wind energy firms explore partnerships

A one-week visit to HCM City from November 23 by executives from eight German wind energy companies will offer the opportunity for wind-power companies in the two countries to build partnerships.
Vietnam aims to tap sea tourism potentials Travel

Vietnam aims to tap sea tourism potentials

With more than 3,000km of coastline – including dozens of islands and beautiful beaches – Vietnam should be one of Asia’s top sea tourism destinations, said the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Online Newspaper.