Vietnam to host int’l paramotor contest

The central city of Da Nang will host the 2012 International Paramotor Contest from May 23 to 27, the local government announced on Tuesday. The event will take place along the beach near Pham Van Dong Park. The first three days of the event will consist of paramotor...

More int’l flights connect Vietnam ( 26/12/2011)

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has licensed AeroSvit Airlines to launch direct flights between Kiev and HCMC. Vo Huy Cuong, director of Air Transport Department at this aviation authority, told the Daily on the phone on Tuesday that the Ukrainian...

Over 6 million int’l tourists visited Vietnam in 2011( 23/12/2011)

Hoang Thi Diep, deputy head of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, revealed that Vietnam received more than 6 million international visitors during 2011.  The National Tourism Year 2012 program themed “Heritage Tourism” featuring a series of activities to be...

HCM City welcomes 1,100 foreign MICE visitors ( 19/12/2011)

VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City has welcomed 1,100 foreign scientists, doctors, and academics who have come on a MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, exhibitions) trip for an ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies conference that runs from yesterday (Nov 17) to...

Phu Quoc island turns into a high quality eco-tourism site

Phu Quoc island (Phu Quoc travel picture), regarding tourism development, Phu Quoc island has 347 projects with total registered investment capital of more than VND100,000 billion, covering an area of over 14,300 hectares. Around 14 projects of them have been licensed...

Only one visa for travelling in Southeast Asia

Tourists will soon be able surf in Bali, shop in Singapore and eat spicy street food in Thailand before crossing into Cambodia and cruising the Mekong in Vietnam with a single tourist visa. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is setting up a plan that...

Tourists coming to Vietnam up to 80% in October

Foreign visitor numbers surged by 80.9 per cent in October compared with the previous month, totalling 518,477, the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism said. The figure increased by 17.8 per cent compared with October last year. Of those, about 445,612...