Da Nang becomes animated with summer activities
The 'Da Nang - Summer Destination 2013' event was officially launched on June 28, featuring a wide range of cultural, sports and tourism activities to attract visitors during the summer holiday season.
VietJetAir announces Thai Joint Venture
Vietnam's budget carrier VietJetAir has entered into a partnership with a Thai air carrier to capitalise on this lucrative market.
 UNESCO continues to help Thua Thien - Hue preserve heritage
UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova has pledged to continue assisting Thua Thien-Hue province in protecting and preserving its cultural heritage values.
Ta Lon pagoda recognised as national historical site
The Ta Lon pagoda, built in 1816 in Vinh Long Commune, Duyen Hai district of southern Tra Vinh province, received a certificate recognising it as a national historical site on June 12.
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.
HCMC to host Southern Fruit Festival 2013
The 2013 Southern Fruit Festival, honouring the highest quality products from the nation's farmers and fruit cultivators, will open in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on June 1 and run until September 2.
Red River Delta - Hai Phong Tourism Fair 2013 closes
(TITC) - After 5 days with many specific cultural, art activities, in the evening 14th May 2013, in Hai Phong Fine Art Exhibition Center, the closing ceremony of Red River Delta - Hai Phong Tourism Fair 2013 was held. This is an activity in the frame work of Culture, Sports, Tourism Week of Red River Delta - Hai Phong 2013 and the 2nd Red Flamboyant…
Cai Luong performances celebrate Vietnam-Japan ties
A large number of overseas Vietnamese (OV) gathered in Atsugi city, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan on May 12 to enjoy renowned Cai Luong (reformed theatre) pieces performed by famous artists from Vietnam.
Film to mark Vietnam-Japan ties
Vietnam Television (VTV) and Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS) will jointly shoot a film in June and July this year as a gift to Vietnamese and Japanese audience on the occasion of the 40 th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.
World Heritage title eyed for Yen Tu Buddhism relic
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked the Prime Minister for permission to compile dossiers of Yen Tu Buddhism complex with a view to seeking World Heritage status for this national special relic.
Quang Ninh to tap heritage sites for development
Northern Quang Ninh province will develop three important heritage sites from next month until 2025 to promote the values of the sites, thus contributing to the province's tourism and economy.
Beihai-Ha Long Bay tourist route to launch in April
A maritime tourist route between Beihai in the Chinese province of Guangxi and Ha Long Bay in Vietnam's northern province of Quang Ninh is to start operating early this April.