Sand sculpture contest takes place in Da Nang
A sand sculpture contest was held at Pham Van Dong beach in the central city of Da Nang on July 28 with the participation of 300 Vietnamese and foreigners from Japan, South Africa, the United State, Australia and New Zealand.
Tourism sector kept positive growth in the first 6 months of 2013
(TITC) - On July 19th, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) held an online conference simultaneously in Ha Noi, Da Nang City and Ho Chi Minh City under…
Workshop on tourism business environment in Quang Nam
(TITC) - The Quang Nam's Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently coordinated with "Strengthening the tourism activities in the inland districts" project of International Labour Organization (ILO) to hold…
 Tourist arrivals to Hanoi surge
During the first six months of 2013, Hanoi has welcomed nearly 9.1 million tourists, an increase of 9% over the same period last year.
 Twenty-one businesses in Hue join 2013 tourism stimulus programme
The Thua Thien Hue Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced that 21 businesses will join the 2013 tourism stimulus programme, with specific promotional products.
 Hoi An prepares for cultural festival
Forty cultural events will be held during the fifth Quang Nam Heritage Festival, which runs from June 22 until June 26. The opening ceremony is set to take place at the Hoi An Opera House on Hai Ba Trung Street at 8pm on June 22.
 Quang Nam attracts more than 240,000 tourist arrivals in May 2013
(TITC) - According to statistics of Quang Nam's Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in May 2013, total arrivals reached 242,000, increasing by 15.59% over the same period of 2012; of which, international arrivals were 114,000, increasing by 13.79%; domestic arrivals were 128,000, increasing by 18.32%; total tourism receipts reached VND 110 billion, up 22.22% over the same period of 2012.
Quang Nam conserves and promotes heritage values
(TITC) - To response to the 10th anniversary of Convention on protection of intangible cultural heritage of UNESCO (2003-2013) and aim to establish an ASEAN Community by 2015, from 22nd to 26th June 2013, Quang Nam Provincial People's Committee coordination with Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Viet Nam National Commission for UNESCO will organize the 5th Quang Nam Heritage…
Enhance to develop ASEAN tourism products
(TITC) - On 8th June 2013, in the framework of International Sea Travel Expo Nha Trang - Viet Nam 2013, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organized the special meeting on "ASEAN tourism marketing and product development" to promote tourism products and connect tourism programs among ASEAN member countries and also ASEAN community.
UNESCO Culture Week to be held in Vietnam
The second UNESCO Culture and Development Week will be held as part of the Quang Nam Heritage Festival from June 19-26.
Festival marks Trung sisters' uprising
A festival to celebrate the 1973rd anniversary of Trung sisters' uprising (40 AD) against northern invaders was held at their temple, Dong Nhan ward, Hai Ba Trung district, Hanoi on March 17 (the sixth day of the second lunar month). 
Int'l friends visit Co Loa Relics
Over 200 international delegates took part in a friendship spring travel to Co Loa Relics in Hanoi on March 9.
Vietnam highly appreciates French support for Vietnam's efforts to preserve and restore its tangible heritage sites and implement its human resource training projects.
Vietnam, Hungary promote cultural cooperation
A cultural cooperation agreement was signed in Hanoi on March 5 by Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and Hungarian Minister of Human Resources Balog Zoltan.