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Tourism targets ASEAN markets

The hospitality industry is to launch a promotion campaign in Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia from Feb. 28 to Mar. 6, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
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Ha Tinh to have a large-scale beach resort

The Ha Tinh Provincial People’s Committee has approved a beachside eco-resort project on an area of 1,557 ha at Thien Cam national tourism site in the north-central coast province.
Yen Tu Buddhist spring festival begins Travel

Yen Tu Buddhist spring festival begins

Thousands of tourists and pilgrims flocked to the opening ceremony of this year’s Spring Yen Tu Pagoda Festival in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh on Feb. 23, the tenth day of the first lunar month.


Capital welcomes 120,000 foreign visitors Travel

Capital welcomes 120,000 foreign visitors

The number of foreign holidaymakers to Hanoi during this year’s Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival increased sharply reaching 120,000, reported the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Hanoi-Macau air route opens Travel

Hanoi-Macau air route opens

The budget carrier Viva Macau on February 13 officially opened a direct air route to Hanoi with its first flight departing from the Macau Special Administrative Region.
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Int’l cruiser berths in Ha Long Bay

A total of 1,500 foreign tourists on board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Legend of the Sea arrived in Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO-recognised world cultural heritage site, in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, on Feb. 9
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First white tigers displayed at Saigon Zoo

Ho Chi Minh City’s Saigon Zoological and Botanical garden has put on display two white tigers (Panthera tigris tigris) on the occasion of the Lunar New Year festival.