An Lang unveils righteous legacy
Of all the feudal monuments and sites that visitors to Hue get to enjoy, the most prominent and familiar ones are those that reflect the glory of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945).
Hai Au Aviation launches seaplane
Hai Au Aviation, the first private airline company to offer seaplane service for tourism in Viet Nam, is providing a new luxury tourism package that features Ha Long Bay.
The number of visitors from Russia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and India has increased sharply during the peak tourism season.
Viet Nam ranks second among best-value destinations to go on a holiday, according to leading global travel search site Skyscanner.
The InterContinental Da Nang Sun Peninsula Resort has been honoured with four awards in various categories at the World Travel Awards.
Breathing new life into an old lifestyle
Bho Hoong Village on the banks of the Kon River enjoys cool weather all year round, and has amazing scenery. But visitors get their biggest kicks from the direct glimpses they get into the lifestyle, culture and special skills of the village's Co Tu ethnic minority residents. Cong Thanh reports.
Bar snacks meet barramundi at Cousins
Thoughtfully composed dishes and a casual vibe make Cousins an enjoyable place to start a night out in Tay Ho. Elisabeth Rosen reports.
City to launch boat tour on Nhieu Loc – Thi Nghe Canal
HCM City will launch a new boat tour to view the city on the Nhieu Loc – Thi Nghe Canal in December.
The northern province of Yen Bai will hold the Culture, Sports and Tourism Week of Muong Lo 2014 on October 16-20.
The Tu Na bird garden in the southernmost province of Ca Mau is a popular destination for tourists, especially during the flood season.
With more than 40 islands, the Ba Lua island group in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kien Giang is a beautiful destination worth seeking out.
Gogi House brings ‘kimchi country' to City
Gogi House brings ‘kimchi country' to City

Enamoured of everything Korean - from hairstyles and fashion to music and dance - Vietnamese high school and university students regularly frequent restaurants offering Korean food. HCMCity's Gogi House, situated in a district where many South Koreans live, is popular with both locals and expats. Thu Anh reports.

Prisoner escapes the pot
Prisoner escapes the pot

Police in Phu Duc commune in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta Province are keeping their eyes wide open, night and day, to ensure their latest prisoner doesn't escape.

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Tan Son Nhat Airport on verge of overloading Tan Son Nhat Airport on verge of overloading

HCM City's Tan Son Nhat Airport will be stretched beyond capacity in the next two years, making construction of the new Long Thanh airport in Dong Nai Province more urgent than ever, experts warn.

BIDV teams up with Japanese banks to facilitate investment BIDV teams up with Japanese banks to facilitate investment

The Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with two Japanese banks, namely Minato Bank and the Bank of Yokohama (BOY).

Capital to host biotechnology fair Capital to host biotechnology fair

A three-day fair on technology and biological equipment will take place in the capital on October 21 organised by the National Agency for Science and Information Technology.

Rhino horn demand falls after campaign Rhino horn demand falls after campaign

Vietnamese demand for rhinoceros horns decreased by 38 per cent within a year after a campaign was launched against the practice.

My Lai survivor writes book My Lai survivor writes book

Pham Thanh Cong, 57, was one of only a dozen survivors of 1968's infamous My Lai massacre. More than four decades later, he has written a book about the mass murder, in which American soldiers killed 504 unarmed civilians.