Society

Green village rolls out bamboo bicycles

For those seeking refuge from the bustling town, Cam Thanh village outside Hoi An town in the central province of Quang Nam offers a quieter vacation spot, where bicycles fill the peaceful streets instead of cars and motorbikes.
Business

Demand rises for luxury tours

While demand for budget tours has declined, long-haul and upper end tours are selling well, despite prices nearly four times the normal.
Travel

Saigontourist named best tour operator in VN

The Saigontourist Travel Services Co., a subsidiary of Saigontourist Corp., was named the best tour operator in Vietnam in 2010, in terms of both international and domestic travel services.
Business

Sun, sea draw Russians to VN coastal cities

Pristine beaches and fresh seafood have lured Russian tourists, part of the top-ten travellers to Vietnam during the past five years, to the coastal cities of Nha Trang and Phan Thiet.