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ADB helps Vietnam boost inclusive tourism in secondary towns

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on December 10 that it had approved a USD 45 million loan to help Vietnam transform secondary towns into more economically inclusive, competitive tourism destinations.

  • Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex master scheme approved

    Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex master scheme approved

    Public: 2/20/2016 12:32:03 PM

    (VNF) - The Prime Minister has passed the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex master scheme, with a total natural land area of 12,252 ha in Hoa Lu, Gia Vien, Nho Quan districts, Ninh Binh city and Tam Diep town.

  • Flight and Maintenance Training Centre to be established in southern hub

    Flight and Maintenance Training Centre to be established in southern hub

    Public: 2/18/2016 5:40:58 PM

    On February 17th, Vietnam’s low-cost carrier Vietjet and Airbus signed an agreement to establish an A320/A321 Flight and Maintenance Training Centre in Ho Chi Minh city.

  • Quang Ninh receives 500,000 tourists during Tet

    Quang Ninh receives 500,000 tourists during Tet

    Public: 2/18/2016 4:44:46 PM

    The northern province of Quang Ninh greeted about 500,000 tourists during the nine-day Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday 2016 (from February 7th to 14th), a year-on-year increase of 16-18%, reported the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

  • Quang Ninh receives 500,000 tourists during Tet

    Quang Ninh receives 500,000 tourists during Tet

    Public: 2/17/2016 5:32:15 PM

    The northern province of Quang Ninh greeted about 500,000 tourists during the nine-day Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday 2016 (from February 7th to 14th), a year-on-year increase of 16-18%, reported the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

  • Noi Bai receives over 53,000 passengers during four Tet days

    Noi Bai receives over 53,000 passengers during four Tet days

    Public: 2/12/2016 4:50:57 PM

    Terminal T2 for international flights at Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport served more than 53,000 passengers from February 7-10 (the 29th day of the last lunar month of the Year of Goat to the third day of the first lunar month of the Year of Monkey).

  • “Golden moment” program by Vietnam Airlines on domestic routes

    “Golden moment” program by Vietnam Airlines on domestic routes

    Public: 2/2/2016 6:43:07 PM

    (VNF) - The Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on February 1st continues its “Golden moment” program (third time) on domestic routes.

  • Hoi An welcomes eight-millionth visitor

    Hoi An welcomes eight-millionth visitor

    Public: 1/30/2016 4:57:19 PM

    On January 28th, the Hoi An city People’s Committee in the central province of Quang Nam organized a ceremony to welcome the eight-millionth visitor to the Hoi An ancient town.

  • Vietnam receives over 805,000 foreign tourists in January

    Vietnam receives over 805,000 foreign tourists in January

    Public: 1/29/2016 5:00:49 PM

    Foreign tourist arrivals in January 2016 reached more than 805,000, up 5.8% against December 2015 and up 12.3% year on year, reported the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s National Administration of Tourism.

  • Vietjet Air to fly from Hanoi to Taipei

    Vietjet Air to fly from Hanoi to Taipei

    Public: 1/28/2016 5:04:33 PM

    The low-cost carrier will launch its Hanoi-Taipei air link on February 1st, with weekly return flights operating on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

  • Vietnam Airlines transports apricot and peach blossoms for lunar new year 2016

    Vietnam Airlines transports apricot and peach blossoms for lunar new year 2016

    Public: 1/27/2016 4:45:12 PM

    (VNF) - From now to February 17th (January 10th of the lunar calendar), Vietnam Airlines will carry apricot and peach blossoms for the upcoming Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) holiday on domestic flights.

  • Hanoi-Sai Gon routes has high-quality trains

    Hanoi-Sai Gon routes has high-quality trains

    Public: 1/26/2016 5:12:32 PM

    On January 26th, the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) officially put high-quality SE5/SE6 trains into operation on the Hanoi - Sai Gon route.

  • Capital strives to welcome nearly 3.8 million foreign arrivals in 2016

    Capital strives to welcome nearly 3.8 million foreign arrivals in 2016

    Public: 1/22/2016 5:14:54 PM

    The capital city strives to provide services to nearly 21.2 million tourist arrivals in 2016, with some 3.8 million being foreigners, up 12% over a year earlier.

  • “Happy Spring” program from Vietnam Airlines

    “Happy Spring” program from Vietnam Airlines

    Public: 1/22/2016 3:00:32 AM

    (VNF) - The “Happy Spring” promotional program has been kicking off for domestic flights of Vietnam Airlines.

  • Pilgrims to Huong pagoda to get free Wi-fi

    Pilgrims to Huong pagoda to get free Wi-fi

    Public: 1/20/2016 5:24:18 PM

    Free Wi-fi service will be offered for pilgrims to Huong pagoda, said Nguyen Van Hoat, Chairman of the My Duc district People’s Committee, in a January 18th press briefing on the 2016 Huong pagoda festival.

  • Da Lat city among Top places to visit in 2016

    Da Lat city among Top places to visit in 2016

    Public: 1/17/2016 5:27:16 PM

    The New York Times has recently listed Da Lat in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong as one of the world’s top 52 places to visit in 2016.

  • Quang Ninh to pilot self-drive tours to Dongxing city

    Quang Ninh to pilot self-drive tours to Dongxing city

    Public: 1/15/2016 5:30:23 PM

    Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung allowed the northern province of Quang Ninh to begin offering trans-border self-drive tours between its city of Mong Cai and bordering Dongxing city in China within a year.

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