16:09 | 26/05/2017 Film - Cinema
A Vietnam film week is underway in Spain from May 23-25 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Spain, according to the Cinematography Department under the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
15:18 | 26/05/2017 Culture & Art
The 2017 Southern Culinary Festival officially opened on May 24 in Ho Chi Minh City, honoring over 250 foods and 100 sweet soups and cakes from the southern provinces and cities.
HCMC attracts more visitors
10:06 | 25/05/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Accounting for 60 percent of all foreign visitors to Vietnam and 45 percent of the country’s tourism revenue, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has the potential to become one of the biggest tourist centers in Vietnam. Tourism currently makes a five percent contribution to the city’s gross domestic product (GDP).
Vietnam seeks to expand war on smoking
13:43 | 22/05/2017 Travel
(VEN) - As Hanoi grapples with high levels of pollution resulting, in part, from dense motorcycle traffic, the capital is also declaring war on another source of harmful smoke: cigarettes.