HCMC poised to hold first ‘ao dai’ honoring festival
15:04 | 04/03/2014 Entertainment
Ho Chi Minh City is set to hold a large-scale fest for the first time to honor “ao dai” (traditional Vietnamese long gown) on March 8 and 9, which aims to better promote the grace of the attire and its historical development and uses, as well as to turn it into a tourist allure.
Sheraton Hanoi celebrates 10th anniversary
10:53 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - In its ten years from 2004-2014 Sheraton Hanoi Hotel has achieved its goals such as completing a green hotel with a sustainable environment ISO certificate and being acknowledged as a leading hotel in Vietnam.
US$55.08 million for tourism infrastructure project
10:50 | 03/03/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung recently adopted a US$55.08 million project to develop tourism infrastructure to facilitate growth in the Greater Mekong Sub-region under the direction of the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism.
Vietnamese auto industry seeks growth solutions
15:07 | 28/02/2014 Entertainment
(VEN) - According to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA), total sales of the domestic auto industry in 2013 reached 110,519 vehicles, a rise of 19 percent compared with 2012 (92,584 vehicles). However, the growth is yet to meet the desire of investors as well as the government.