Khanh Hoa’s tour firms stop receiving Chinese tourists

A local airport’s notice board requests passengers to stop for body temperature checks. Most tour firms in Khanh Hoa Province have temporarily stopped receiving Chinese tourists amid mounting concern over the coronavirus spread – PHOTO: VOV HCMC – Most travel firms specializing in serving Chinese tourists in Khanh Hoa Province have stopped receiving such visitors […]

Vietnamese tourism hubs wary of Chinese tourists

Hoang Van Tuyen, director of the Lao Cai International Tourism Joint Stock Company and president of the Lao Cai Tourism Association, said, “This year, because of the nCoV pneumonia, the number of tourists traveling through the Lao Cai border gate has fallen by 99 percent.”

More traffic cops mobilized to patrol roads as fatalities surge

Three young men die as a result of drink driving as their motorbike hits an oncoming coach on the opposite side of a national road in the Central Highlands province of Daklak on January 23 – PHOTO: VOV HCMC – Despite a drop in traffic accidents, the number of fatalities during the first five days […]

Bat Trang – A star of Hanoi craft village tourism

Hanoi (VNA) – In the mornings before he opens his traditional house to visitors, Meritorious Artist To Thanh Son prepares tea to welcome his guests. When Bat Trang commune on the outskirts of Hanoi was officially recognised as a tourist site last month, his traditional house with its beautiful garden, old kiln and showroom of pottery products […]

Chinese tourism to Nha Trang, Danang suspended

The Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism reported that Nha Trang City welcomed tourists, including 56,000 foreigners with the majority from Russia, China, South Korea, Thailand and Malaysia. Of the figure, Chinese accounted for more than 29,000, up 2% on-year. The province served 3.6 million foreign tourists last year, including up to 2.5 million from China, […]

Hanoi Opera House to host 2017 Toyota Classics

Hoang added that such a concert has promoted cultural exchanges and popularized classical music with Asian music lovers. Furthermore, nearly USD 9.3 million in ticket sales proceeds has been raised for charitable activities since 2009. The proceeds from past concerts hosted by Vietnam has gone  to the Toyota scholarships supporting young Vietnamese musical talents. So […]