Advantages in developing community tourism
08:01 | 27/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - According to Mary McKeon - the team leader of an EU-funded Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Program “Vietnam is a country with a rich culture and diverse nature and life styles formed by 54 ethnic groups. With these convenient conditions, Vietnam could be one of the global leading countries in community tourism if the sector could develop in a sustainable way and under a good management.”
German beer festival nears in Hanoi
14:39 | 20/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Oktoberfest 2014, the world’s largest and most famous beer festival, will be celebrated in Hanoi at the JW Marriott Hotel from October 23-24 hosting about 2,500 visitors, according to the German Business Association (GBA).
South Korean, Japanese tourist numbers rise
16:54 | 17/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Visitors to Vietnam from Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have grown sharply since early this year, which has helped rank the two among the country’s five fastest growing tourism markets and offers optimism for the sector’s growth prospects.
The Independence Palace magically charms viewers in 100-minute 3D Mapping feast
15:11 | 14/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Last weekend, thousands of Saigon citizens saw with their own eyes the “Go higher and further, Vietnam” 3D Mapping eventwhich lasted for nearly 100 minutes at the Independence Palace.Worthy of a world class lighting feast, “Go higher and further, Vietnam”obviously won the viewers’ heart not just with its magical charm of 3D Mapping lighting technology but also heartfelt messages about patriotism and the desire to reach further heights and lengths of Vietnam.This artistic event was to celebrate Viettel Mobile’s 10th anniversary in the mobile telecoms business, and also a thank you gift of Viettel Mobile to the whole nation.
Bac Ninh towards regional cultural tourism center
16:55 | 06/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Bac Ninh Province has drafted a sustainable tourism development plan until 2020, with vision towards 2030 focused on improved quality and professional branding, said Director of Bac Ninh’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Van Phong.
Workshop promotes Vietnamese tourism in Norway
10:04 | 06/10/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - The Vietnamese Embassy in Norway and several Vietnamese and Norwegian tourism companies recently organized a workshop to promote Vietnamese tourism in Norway to increase the number of Norwegian visitors to Vietnam.