Tien Minh wins US Open first round
16:08 | 09/07/2014 Entertainment
Nguyen Tien Minh on July 8 handily defeated Nicholas Robert Henson Waller (USA) 2-0 after only 17 minutes of play in the first round of the 2014 US YONEX Open Badminton Championships.
Trang An, a scenic landscape complex
14:08 | 09/07/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - In an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam after Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was honored as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Deputy Director of Ninh Binh’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Duong Thi Thanh said “In the coming time, Ninh Binh will make the commitment to UNESCO to enhance the local community participation in preserving, protecting and promoting the complex’s value.”
Increased investment in cruise ship tourism
16:31 | 08/07/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Republic of the Philippines Department of Tourism have signed a cooperation plan for cruise ship tourism development in the 2014-2016 period, which will probably open prospects for domestic cruise ship tourism development.
08:54 | 07/07/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - The Light Your Hope Scholarship Foundation will organize two special concerts in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on July 29 and August 1. The program is directed and conducted by the former conductor of the Macedonian National Orchestra Le Phi Phi.
Stimulating tourist demand
14:05 | 03/07/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Mong Cai City remains Quang Ninh Province’s major tourist center with many famous landscapes. The city has paid special attention to the development of cross-border tourism. Thanks to a large number of Chinese tourists, total numbers of international tourists to the city have strongly increased.
Hanoi to host national ceremonial singing festival
09:43 | 30/06/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - A national ceremonial singing (Ca tru) festival will be organized in Hanoi in late August. The festival will see the participation of ceremonial singing clubs and artists from 15 provinces and cities throughout the country.