Pandemic’s second wave hurts Vietnam tourism

It instructed the departments to activate the Covid-19 pandemic prevention processes in accordance with guidelines of the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and the VNAT. VNAT General Director Nguyen Trung Khanh said ensuring visitor safety is the top priority, making adherence to government guidelines and instructions necessary and important. The […]

Vietnam’s image popularised at multicultural festival in Germany

In particular, each visitor to the stall was presented with a mask on which a Vietnamese map is printed featuring Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos, thus affirming the country’s sovereignty over the two archipelagos.

Hue cuisine – Typical culture of former imperial capital

Last year, the provincial Department of Tourism signed a cooperation memorandum with Dai Nam – Thai Y Vien, a local company focusing on areas like food and tourism. The provincial People’s Committee, which authorised the department to sign the memorandum, said the signing was the first move towards implementing the plan; however, it did not […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 8

According to Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Tran Van Hung, to provide effective support for businesses Quang Ninh has fostered public administrative reform and established multiple channels for dialogue between local administrations and companies. It has also prioritised allocating funding to the development of technical and social infrastructure, Hung said.

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 9

In the next 10 years, the number of enterprises supported with solutions to improve productivity and quality is expected to increase by 10-15 percent per year, of which the number of certificates for ISO 9001 quality management system and ISO 14001 environmental management system granted to businesses will increase at least 10 percent compared to […]

Sin Suoi Ho, an attractive community-based tourism village

“We want to introduce tourists to understand more about the identity of the Mong people. Each homestay family wears traditional clothes, makes the specialities of the Mong and lives with their own customs with visitors coming here. This is both the responsibility of preserving the national culture, and also a unique point that helps us […]

Web page launched for green travel in Vietnam

Over the coming months, the national tourism website will launch videos showcasing the country’s best sustainable tourism assets and outstanding experiences and will host giveaways for sustainable Vietnamese products and holidays on its social media channels.

HCM Museum and Israeli heritage institute sign cultural cooperation agreement

During the past time, Vietnamese and Israeli people’ connection was formed and built by President Ho Chi Minh and Israel’s first PM Ben Gurion. They met by chance in Paris, France, in 1946, and exchanged views on the path to freedom of each country. They are both founders of their nations, who shared ideals, dreams […]

Tourism sector proposes Gov’t spend VND5 trillion to stimulate tourism

The stimulation package is expected to attract 10 million domestic tourists, raising the number of Vietnamese people traveling in Vietnam in the last four months of 2020 to 30 million, equivalent to the figure from the same period last year. The State budget will collect an estimated VND800 billion from the stimulation program.

Hồ Chí Minh Museum strengthens cultural ties with Israel

Director of Hồ Chí Minh Museum Vũ Mạnh Hà said the signing is an opportunity to strengthen the relationship between the two museums, as well as the co-operation in science and culture between Việt Nam and Israel in general.