Cultural and arts activities to be staged in HCMC to welcome lunar New Year
A series of activities will be staged in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the 89th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam and to welcome lunar New Year 2019 – the Year of the Pig.
Hue welcomes first 2,000 foreign arrivals by sea route
The central province of Thua Thien Hue held a ceremony on January 28 to greet the first foreign tourists to the locality from the luxury cruise ship Celebrity Constellation.
More efforts needed to preserve border areas’ ethnic culture
Viet Nam has consistently attached great importance to preserving and promoting ethnic culture, especially in border areas, considering it an important task of national development.
Lunar New Year – biggest traditional holiday in Viet Nam
The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) is the biggest and oldest festival in Viet Nam, bringing its people together to celebrate the sacred and meaningful annual event.
Da Nang targets over 8 million visitors in 2019
The central coastal city of Da Nang has set the target of welcoming 8.19 million visitors in 2019, including 3.19 million foreigners, a year-on-year rise of 6.9 percent and 11 percent, respectively.
Tourism market busy ahead of Tet holiday
This year’s long Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays have made for a busy tourism market, with higher sales in tours both inside the country and abroad.
Free entry to Hue imperial relic site during Tet
The Hue ancient citadel relic complex – a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site – will be open with free admission for domestic visitors during the first three days of the 2019 Lunar New Year (February 5-7).
Ethnology Museum to host programme on exploring Vietnamese Tet
A programme entitled ‘Exploring Vietnamese Tet (Lunar New Year) festival’ will take place at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Ha Noi on January 25.
Quang Binh to introduce local images to Hollywood
The tourism department of central Quang Binh Province announced on January 21 plans to woo Hollywood moviemakers.
Viet Nam wins 15 ASEAN tourism awards
Viet Nam has won 15 ASEAN tourism awards at a ceremony held as part of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), which wrapped up in Ha Long city, the northern port city of Quang Ninh, on January 18.
An Giang aims to serve 9.2 million visitors in 2019
The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has set to welcome 9.2 million foreign and domestic tourists in 2019, according Vice Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Pham The Trieu.
CNN continues promoting Ha Noi’s images during 2019-2023
US Cable News Network (CNN) will continue to introduce Ha Noi’s beauty to international audiences as part of the city’s tourism promotion campaign in the 2019-2023 period, the municipal Department of Tourism announced on January 18
National Tourism Year 2018 wraps up in Quang Ninh
The National Tourism Year – Ha Long 2018 wrapped up in Quang Ninh Province on January 18 with a gala night filled of colourful and festive ambience.
Enhancing tourism cooperation among ASEAN and China, Japan, RoK
(TITC) – In the framework of ATF 2019, on 18 January 2019, in Ha Long, Quang Ninh, the 18th Meeting of ASEAN+3 Tourism Ministers took place under the chairmanship of Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien.
Minister Nguyen Ngoc Thien: ASEAN NTOs should strengthen cooperation in all fields
(TITC) – On 17 January 2019, the 22nd Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers was held in Ha Long, Quang Ninh, in the framework of ASEAN Tourism Forum 2019.