Culture, sports, and tourism festival of Khmer people opens in Soc Trang
The eighth Culture, sports, and tourism festival of the Khmer people in the Southern region opens in Soc Trang Province on November 6.
Banh cong Soc Trang impresses foodies from near and far
The southern province of Soc Trang is not only well-known nationwide for its attractive tourist sites like Nga Nam floating market and Doi Temple, but also for its many food…
Old French-style villas in capital to be examined for preservation
More than 1,200 French-style villas in Hà Nội constructed before 1954 will be examined to evaluate their states, values and need for preservation by the Hà Nội People’s Committee.
South Korean carriers cut Vietnam flights as coronavirus infections spiral
Largest carriers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) have decreased the frequency of flights to Vietnamese tourist hotspots over rising Covid-19 infections at home.  
Hoi An to celebrate Lunar New Year with various activities
Popular Japanese singer Ueno Yuuka, who was appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the Hoi An-Japan Cultural Exchange, will perform with singer Kawamura Yui and the Kolme band from Japan on Lunar New Year’s eve at the Sculpture Park in the ancient city on January 24.
Da Nang tops Google list of 10 trending destinations for 2020
Viet Nam’s Da Nang city ranks first in the list of Top 10 trending destinations for 2020 recently announced by Google.
Vietnam Int’l Travel Mart 2020 slated for April
The Vietnam International Travel Mart (VITM) 2020, themed “Heritage – Power of Vietnam Tourism”, will take place in Hanoi from April 1-4, announced the Vietnam Tourism Association on January 9. 
Visa exemption extended for visitors from eight countries
Vietnam will continue visa exemption for citizens of Russia, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Finland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Belarus, until the end of 2022. 
Khmer community in Hau Giang, Soc Trang celebrate Sene Dolta festival
The Khmer community in the southern provinces of Hau Giang and Soc Trang are celebrating their Sene Dolta festival, a major event of the ethnic group to remember ancestors, with both traditional rituals and social activities. 
Soc Trang develops eco-tourism in Dung islet
Emblazoned with lush carpet of forest with diversified flora and fauna, Cu Lao Dung (Dung islet) in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang boasts huge potential to develop eco-tourism.  
Van Don welcomes 690,000 tourist arrivals in first half
The number of tourists to Van Don district in the first half of the year is expected to reach 690,000, 60% of the year’s plan; of which about 11,500 are foreigners, 58% of the plan, according to statistics of Van Don culture and information office.
National photo exhibition to focus on Quang Ninh in search for the best snappers
The biennial national art photo exhibition kicked off on May 2 to assess the achievements of Vietnamese photographers in the last two years.
Viet Nam leaves impression at tourism fair in Canada
Viet Nam’s booth attracted thousands of visitors at the 24th Travel and Vacation Show in Ottawa, Canada, which was held from March 17-18.
Dien Bien Province: Ban Flower Festival 2018 to open in March
The Ban Flower Festival 2018 will open in Dien Bien Phu City, the northwestern province of Dien Bien, on March 18.
Xoan Singing to receive official recognition as heritage of humanity
Xoan Singing of northern Phu Tho province will receive the official recognition as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity from UNESCO in a ceremony at Lai Len Shrine, Viet Tri city, Phu Tho on February 3.