Hue to be a tourism hotspot on its own Travel

Hue to be a tourism hotspot on its own

Always a premier tourism destination in the country, the central city of Hue plans to take it up several notches with a renewed focus on longer stays by both domestic and international visitors in the former imperial capital.

Khmer ethnic group in Hau Giang enjoys better life

The Khmer community in Luong Nghia commune in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang is having a better life, with clean water and hygienic toilet facilities thanks to an aid project funded by the Australia Government.

UNICEF helps Vietnam improve environmental sanitation

A programme on environmental sanitation jointly carried out by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Health in Vietnam since 2009 has contributed to raising public awareness of using hygienic toilets and giving up the indiscriminate defecation habit.

Vietnam’s tourism sector maintains growth momentum

2013 is set to be a bumper year for the tourism sector as it has already welcomed 6.8 million visitors in the first eleven months so far, which represents an increase of 10.2 percent over the same period last year, says Nhan Dan Online.