16:28 | 15/11/2018 Film - Cinema
The first Czech-Slovak film festival kicked off in Hanoi on November 6 to celebrate the 100th founding anniversary of Czechoslovakia (now the Czech Republic and Slovakia).
11:14 | 15/11/2018 Travel
(VEN) - Located 93km from the capital - Hanoi, the northern province of Ninh Binh is famous for a high density of natural and cultural attractions. These include the Cuc Phuong and Van Long national parks, the grotto caves and rivers of Trang An, Tam Coc-Bich Dong and Mua Caves, historic monuments in the Hoa Lu ancient capital, Vietnam’s largest Buddhist worshiping complex (Bai Dinh Temple), and the Phat Diem Cathedral with its eclectic architectural style. Being close to Hanoi, day trips from the capital are easily manageable.
Kilorun Hanoi 2019 - the international run, eat, fun in one go
15:44 | 14/11/2018 Entertainment
(VEN) - Index Creative Village joins with AirAsia and AirAsia X to create an unique festival Kilorun Hanoi 2019 as well as launching a new concept of run, eat, fun in one go. All the contestants will be able to experience the charms of the unique city of culture and dine the national signature dishes. After the first series was launched in dominant Asian cities, Kilorun Hanoi 2019 will be held on March 2, 2019, at Ly Thai To park of Hanoi center, targeting over 2,500 participants.
Vietnam Motor Show 2018 makes sales record
16:23 | 13/11/2018 Car & Motor
VEN - The Vietnam Motor Show (VMS) 2018 took place in Ho Chi Minh City from October 24-28, attracting 185,000 visitors. During the five-day event, 880 cars were ordered and sold, reflecting growing local demand and signaling opportunities for further investment in the Vietnamese auto market.
Hanoi to host Formula One Grand Prix in 2020
15:20 | 13/11/2018 Sports
The capital city of Hanoi will host the Formula One Grand Prix for the first time in April 2020 under the sponsorship of Vingroup, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said at a press conference in Hanoi on November 7.
Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark to receive UNESCO status
11:10 | 12/11/2018 Travel
A ceremony will be held on November 24 in Cao Bang city to receive a certificate from UNESCO recognising Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark the northern border province of Cao Bang as a global geopark by the UNESCO, a heard at a press conference in Hanoi on November 6.
Tour guide rating piloted in Vietnam
16:18 | 08/11/2018 Travel
(VEN) - With the aim of encouraging tour guides to improve their performance in order to better meet the needs of travellers, the Vietnam Tourism Association’s (VTA) Vietnam Tour Guides Association (VNTG) is launching a pilot program to rank guides on the basis of their knowledge and skills.