Environment

Phu Tho moves to improve the environment

The northern province of Phu Tho aims to apply modern waste treatment technologies in urban and rural zones in a bid to improve the quality of living conditions and protect the environment.
Business

Hanoi strives to remain attractive to tourists

In recent years, Hanoi has been repeatedly selected as one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the region and the world by prestigious travel websites. The capital city is now working to maintain its image in the eyes of both domestic and foreign visitors.
Binh Dinh works to develop tourism Business

Binh Dinh works to develop tourism

Linking sea and island tourism is a key priority in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh towards realising the goal of welcoming 8-10 million travellers in 2020, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Ho Quoc Dung.
Quang Nam moves to develop tourism Business

Quang Nam moves to develop tourism

The central coastal province of Quang Nam is looking to encourage a tourism boom by improving service quality and expanding connectivity between tourist destinations on the mainland, sea and islands.
Voters’ proposals heard at NA’s ninth session Politics

Voters’ proposals heard at NA’s ninth session

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan, delivered a report summarising the opinions and proposals of voters across the country at the opening ceremony of the 13th National Assembly’s ninth session in Hanoi on May 20.
Travel

Ben Tre province eyes 1 million tourists this year

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre hopes to attract 440,000 international visitors and 560,000 domestic visitors this year and earn revenues of 700 billion VND (33 million USD), according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Travel

Quang Nam, Thua Thien-Hue to develop maritime tourism

Culture, sports and tourism sectors and travel firms in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Nam launched a wide range of activities to promote their development of maritime-based tourism on March 30-31.
Society

Media’s role in water pollution control highlighted

A conference was held on January 23 to discuss the role of the media in monitoring and detecting water pollution, advocating responsive policies, and calling for the stronger community engagement in managing water pollution.