Society

Cam Ranh to receive flights from Russia

Two new routes from the Russian cities of Khabarovsk and Vladivostok to Cam Ranh international airport in the central city of Nha Trang will be launched this winter.
Travel

Tourists enjoy Quan Lan Beach’s pristine beauty

The pristine beauty of Quan Lan Beach has yet to be spoiled and is a mecca for tourists. The deep blue waters, strong waves and white sandy beaches span over several kilometres. Wild, green pines flank the beach, which adds charm to the pristine location.
Society

Cam Ranh airport starts international flights

More than 1,400 visitors from the Republic of Korea will land at Cam Ranh International airport in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa between July 24 and August 24 for a three-day visit to the area.
Business

Hotels take hit from economic crisis

Last year's economic downturn had a negative impact on the tourism and hospitality industries, according to Grant Thornton Vietnam's annual Vietnam Hotel Survey covering 69 three - to five-star hotels and resorts, which was released on June 8.
Travel

Tourism booms in HCM City during Tet

The number of HCM City ’s people travelling on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival recorded a rise of 30 percent over the previous Tet with more than 40,000 people choosing local tours lasting for 3-5 days.
Business

More 5-star hotel beds lying empty

Luxury hotels nationwide are still struggling to shift their focus with a view to increasing their occupancy rates in the remaining months of the year.
New border bridge brings in waves of investors Business

New border bridge brings in waves of investors

Even though the inauguration of Kim Thanh bridge, scheduled for Sept. 2, is still days away, as many as 50 investors have already registered to lease lots of land at the Kim Thanh trade centre on the border with China
Business

Government approves ADB loans, tourism stimulus

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Sinh Hung on July 6 approved a proposal by the State Bank of Vietnam to receive loans from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in accordance with the CSF mechanism.