Viet Nam - an ideal travel destination for British visitors
Viet Nam has recently emerged as one of top travel destinations for European tourists, including those from the UK, with more than 144,800 British arrivals in the first 8 months of this year.
National hero Le Loi commemorated at Lam Kinh Festival in Thanh Hoa
The Lam Kinh Festival opened on September 15 in central Thanh Hoa province to remember national hero Le Loi, who defeated the Chinese Ming in the 15th century.
Viet Nam promotes image at Embassy Day in Berlin
Vietnamese diplomatic representatives joined their Asia-Pacific counterparts for Embassy Day in Berlin to promote Viet Nam’s image internationally.
Viet Nam to promote tourism in Festival of Humanity 2014 in France
(TITC) – As a guest of honour, Viet Nam will participate in the 84th Festival of Humanity organized in La Courneuve Park from September 12 – 14, 2014.
Amazing one-day trip to the Mekong Delta
I have been to the Mekong Delta provinces of Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Can Tho, An Giang and Ca Mau for numerous times during my business trips. However, the latest trip with my company’s colleagues to Tien Giang and Ben Tre last week was a great experience to discover the culture and daily life of local people and to build our team-building spirit in just…
IHG Green Week 2014 at InterContinental Hanoi Westlake
(TITC) - Aiming to enhance environmental responsibility of businesses, from August 18 – 22, the Intercontinental Hotels Group in the coordination with other IHG properties in the Asia, Middle East and Africa region held the IHG Green Week 2014 in Ha Noi.
International visitors to Viet Nam on the rise
Viet Nam welcomed more than 5.47 million foreign holidaymakers over the Jan-August period, representing a year-on-year increase of 12.2 percent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Viet Nam seeks domestic fillip to tourism industry
Viet Nam is banking on domestic tourists to boost the fortunes of the tourism industry, especially in terms of ensuring its stable growth.
Eating “Ca Xiu” in Ha Tien town
In the journey of discovering Ha Tien town and Hai Tac Islands in Kien Giang, apart from being impressed with the breath-taking landscape, I also got wowed by the first time eating the traditional Ca Xiu dish. The dish is exclusive only in Ha Tien Town.
Viet Nam cited a top 20 world’s most beautiful country
Rough Guides, a global leading publisher of travel guides, has chosen Viet Nam one of the top 20 world’s most beautiful countries.
US diplomat appreciates Viet Nam’s investment and tourism destination
Viet Nam is a highly attractive investment and tourism destination, said US ambassador to Viet Nam David Shear at an July 2 ceremony in HCM City marking the 238th anniversary of US independence.
Viet Nam officially adopts VAT refund policy
(TITC) - Ministry of Finance has issued Circular No.72/2014/TT-BTC on value-added tax (VAT) refund for purchases made in Viet Nam by foreigners, overseas Vietnamese when leaving the country.
Int’l visitors to Viet Nam show drastic surge
The number of international visitors to Viet Nam reached nearly 4.3 million in the first six months of 2014, up more than 21% from last year’s same period.
VNAT launches tourism roadshow in Moscow
(TITC) - On 26 June 2014, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) coordinated with Vietnamese Embassy in Russia to hold a roadshow to promote Viet Nam tourism. The program was in the framework of Vietnamese Cultural Days in Russia.
Strengthening tourism cooperation between Viet Nam and Indonesia
(TITC) - Recently, General Director of Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism, Mr. Nguyen Van Tuan had a meeting with Mr. Mayerfas, Indonesian Ambassador to Viet Nam.