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Visa rules to be loosened to boost tourism competitiveness

13:26 10/10/2014

More relaxed visa policies are an important factor for the tourism industry to boost competitiveness in the region and beyond.

Kelly Clarkson to perform in Miss Vietnam Pageant finals

23:45 09/10/2014

American pop star Kelly Clarkson will take the stage on December 6 at the final round of the 2014 Miss Vietnam national beauty pageant.

Standardized seaport to take shape in Phu Quoc island

13:30 05/10/2014

Around VND1,254 billion will be invested in building a seaport in Phu Quoc island which is able to receive foreign tourist ships.

Workshop seeks ways to increase business competitiveness

10:14 05/10/2014

A workshop was held in the central city of Danang on October 3, offering a chance for authorities, economists and businesses in the city and other central localities to discuss ways to increase competitiveness in the country's...

Vietnam's 'national dogs'

08:29 05/10/2014

In the eyes of many Vietnamese, the indigenous breeds of dogs are only raised to watch the house, and are to be fed with food residue and sold for slaughter.

Nam Du – the new destination this summer

09:16 04/10/2014

Some 250 km from Saigon, Nam Du with its pristine beauty is considered an alternative to Phu Quoc Island.

Phu Quoc Island to have casino, special economic zone

23:28 01/10/2014

The Politburo has agreed to open a casino on Phu Quoc Island and is considering a project to establish a special economic zone on the island district, said the chairman of Kien Giang Province.

Phu Quoc to be linked with Singapore, Siem Reap by air

10:11 25/09/2014

Two air routes connecting Phu Quoc island district in southern Kien Giang province with Singapore and Siem Riep of Laos will be officially launched in November this year.

President tours Kien Giang's islands

08:25 04/09/2014

President Truong Tan Sang visited Tho Chau Island commune in Phu Quoc district in the southern coastal province of Kien Giang on September 3 to inspect the locality's socio-economic and security and defence situation.

VN to negotiate with Laos, Cambodia on transit fees for new air route

14:14 28/08/2014

Airlines are taking a wait and see attitude about the proposed air route between Hanoi and HCM City that will fly over Cambodia and Laos airspace, cutting flight time compared to the current route.


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