Vietnam’s tourism industry grapples with environmental challenges
13:00 | 16/12/2020 Environment
(VEN) - Vietnam's tourism industry has made significant progress in recent years, contributing greatly to the country’s socioeconomic development. In addition to ensuring the economic contribution of tourism, authorities and tourism facilities have sought to mitigate the negative environmental effects of this fast-growing sector.
Hoiana celebrates the festive season
15:44 | 15/12/2020 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - Hoiana Integrated Resort celebrates the festive season with a variety of Christmas sparkle, from magical lights and shimmering trees, to a snowy paradise experience. Guests coming to Hoiana can enjoy special stay and dine offers, along with great entertainment activities to bring in the new year of 2021.
Organic farmers reap fruit of investment due to growing demand
13:00 | 15/12/2020 Society
(VEN) - The growing demand for organic farm produce is generating huge potential for organic agricultural development. Provinces in the Mekong Delta in particular and Vietnam in general have encouraged enterprises, farmers and cooperatives to invest in organic agricultural production.
Will we get Tet bonuses, workers ask
06:00 | 13/12/2020 Society
(VEN) - Due to the negative effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on worker incomes, Tet bonuses have become an issue of wide concern even though the Lunar New Year is more than two months away.
TRAFFIC initiative to drive down tiger product consumption in Vietnam
16:33 | 11/12/2020 Environment
(VEN) Today, TRAFFIC launched a three-year social marketing program aiming to reduce demand for tiger products in Vietnam. The project will draw upon the latest in behavioural science to discourage the medicinal use of tiger products in the country, which is recognised as a main destination market for illegal tiger trade.
The dilemma of consumers : Food safety or environment?
14:26 | 10/12/2020 Society
(VEN) - A global research study by Tetra Pak and Ipsos shows that showing that food safety is a major issue for society. At the same time, concern for the environment remains strikingly powerful, pointing towards a dilemma in the consumers’ minds as they try to balance the critical priorities of human existence through safe food and sustainability of the planet we live on.