Quang Ninh applies itself to developing high-quality tourism
As tourism has a crucial role to play in local socio-economic development, authorities and businesses in northern Quang Ninh province are working hard to lift this industry to a new level and welcome visitors back once COVID-19 is under control.
Hanoi sees no tourists in August
 With the majority of incoming flights suspended and travel restrictions imposed due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the capital recorded no visitors in August, according to Hanoi Tourism Department.
Foreign ministry clarifies entry policies for fully inoculated arrivals, vaccination for foreigners
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday clarified Việt Nam’s policies on entry for fully vaccinated arrivals and ensuring equal access to COVID-19 vaccines for foreigners in the country.
Cao Bang grass jelly: A summertime treat
The grass jelly is an indispensable ingredient for a delicious cup of sweet soup or soya bean curd of all flavours. The northern province of Cao Bang is famous for this unique kind of jelly.
Survey: over 60 percent of Japanese want to visit Vietnam
More than 63.4 percent of respondents in a survey conducted by the ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC) said they want to go to Vietnam for sightseeing, and a high percentage of those who had visited the country (over 70 percent) want to go again.
Int’l flights resumed to limited destinations amid pandemic
Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will reinstate a number of international flights between Vietnam and limited destinations in Asia, Europe and Australia from July 15.
Programme to advertise Da Nang cuisine to be launched
The Da Nang Tourism Promotion Centre, in the near future, will work with Helen Le (Le Ha Huyen) - the host of Helen's Recipes Youtube channel on Vietnamese cuisine to conduct a livestream programme entitled ‘Da Nang Mam Mam’ (Yum Yum Da Nang) to provide viewers with step-by-step cooking instructions for typical Da Nang dishes. 8/      
Government to upgrade cultural and sports facilities network nationwide
The Prime Minister has approved a plan to create a new network of cultural and sports facilities over the next ten years.
Lao Cai among top 5 natural wonders of Southeast Asia: Forbes
Lao Cai, a mountainous region in northern Vietnam, has been recognized as one of Southeast Asia's five must-see natural wonders by US business magazine Forbes.  
First outdoor Vietnamese cuisine festival held in Paris
A Vietnamese cuisine festival was hosted by the Association of Vietnamese People in partnership with Foyer Vietnam at La Place Monge in Paris, France on June 19.    
"Banh gat gu" (Nodding rolls) in Quang Ninh
Banh gat gu (Nodding rolls) are a specialty of Tien Yen District, the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Beautiful Vietnam highlighted in international photography awards
Vietnamese photos capturing the daily life and culture of the Vietnamese people have won the Pink Lady Food Photography competition.
Vung Tau city to host cuisine week
The 2021 Vung Tau Taste Week will take place from April 24 to May 2 in the coastal city, featuring a wide range of cuisine, art and entertainment activities, the city People’s Committee has announced.
Quang Ninh expects to welcome 6 million visitors this summer
Authorities in the northern province of Quang Ninh have taken practical actions to stimulate tourism in the hope of welcoming 6 million visitors to the province this summer.
Huong Pagoda – a unique spiritual destination of the north
The annual pilgrimage festival to Huong Pagoda, a great religious site as well as a scenic complex, some 65km to the west of downtown Hanoi, has officially opened after closing due to COVID-19 pandemic.
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