Researchers and chefs in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế believe vegan cuisine could help local authorities boost tourism.
Việt Nam’s former capital Huế is proud of its áo dài history, the traditional national dress, and has been making plans to revive the elegant garment to its former glory.
Huế authorities have announced plans to evacuate 4,200 families out of the citadel walls and buildings in an attempt to stop illegal lodging on relics.
Huế is making its first attempt to tidy the look of urban places busy with tourists in an attempt to reduce complaints about the messy environment.
Eight months ago, local authorities in the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế announced a plan to make Huế the food capital of Việt Nam. On Tuesday, they carried out the first step.
The country is celebrating the Year of the Pig and pigs, one of the 12 local Zodiac animals, have appeared in daily conversation.
The tourism sector in central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế expects to receive 4.7 million visitors this year, 45 per cent of which will be foreigners, marking a key contribution to local economy.