Society

Coastal city draws the crowds

Vung Tau is well known as one of southern Vietnam's most popular tourist destinations thanks to enjoy beautiful sunsets, white sand beaches and numerous water activities.
Culture - Sports

Hung Kings Temple Festival seeks UNESCO recognition

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Phu Tho People’s Committee are urgently completing a dossier to submit to UNESCO for recognition of the “Belief and Hung Kings Temple Festival” as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Business

Bloomberg praises Vietnam’s investment environment

Vietnam hosts Southeast Asian leaders this week as chair of their 10-nation bloc, shining a spotlight on the political and economic stability that prompted Intel Corp and Toyota Motor Corp. to increase investments, says Bloomberg.
Laos to facilitate aviation ties with Vietnam Business

Laos to facilitate aviation ties with Vietnam

Lao Prime Minister Bouasone Buphavanh has pledged that his government will create favourable conditions for two national flag air carriers of Lao and Vietnam to cooperate effectively and expressed his wish that the two sides will soon reach a cooperation agreement.
Business

VN's tourism sector to grow at double-digit rate

RNCOS, a leading market research and information analysis company, has issued a new Market Research Report, saying that tourism sector of Vietnam is projected to grow at double-digit growth rate in near future, owing to a rise in private sector investment.