16:48 | 11/12/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Greeting one of the most anticipated festive occasions of the year, Emirates merrily announces its new special offer for Business Class passengers travelling from Vietnam to European destinations across its network. The promotion is available for booking from 11th to 21st December 2017 and valid for travel until 30th November 2018.
10:55 | 08/12/2017 Travel
The number of passengers travelling through Dongxing border gate in China’s Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, which borders Mong Cai city in Vietnam’s northern Quang Ninh province, hit a record of 9 million as of December 4.
Mekong Delta awaits major tourism investors
15:07 | 04/12/2017 Travel
(VEN) - The Mekong Delta Tourism Association said tourism development in the region remains incommensurate with its potential, and major investors are needed to develop its tourism infrastructure.
Hop-on, hop-off buses debut in Hanoi
11:18 | 27/11/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Hanoi has joined major international cities, offering tourists a hop-on, hop-off tourist service that takes in the capital’s major attractions. The route was launched in mid-October as a cooperative initiative of Hanoitourist, the Center for Scientific and Cultural activities of Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam, and the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum.
Town of Chi Linh pitches its tourism potential
15:30 | 20/11/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Quynh Nga and Hoa Quynh spoke with Nguyen Thi Viet Nga, director of the Hai Duong Province Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, to hear about the city’s plans.
HCMC expands tourist offerings amid visitor boom
09:50 | 03/11/2017 Travel
(VEN) - In the first nine months of 2017, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) welcomed about 19 million domestic visitors and more than 4.2 million foreign tourists. Revenues amounted to an estimated VND84.57 trillion, up 10 percent from the same time in 2016 and accounting for 71.67 percent of the yearly plan (VND116 trillion). Tourism contributed 10 percent to the city’s gross regional domestic product (GRDP) during the same period.