HCM City agrees to set up tourism department The HCM City administration has approved a decision to set up a Tourism Department effective October 16.
More relaxed visa policies are an important factor for the tourism industry to boost competitiveness in the region and beyond.
Firm fined for making cosmetics with dubious formulaThe Health Ministry fined the HCM City-based Eternal Beauty Company Ltd (Viet Nam EBC) Viet Nam $US50, 000 on Monday, for violating the ASEAN-Cosmetic Good Manufacturing...
A seminar in Hanoi on October 9 aimed to strengthen the performance of the EU-Vietnam Programme for Environmental and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development for the Vietnam Tourism Association (VITA) in furtherance of...
Ship goes missing with 18 sailors on boardA Vietnamese ship carrying 18 Vietnamese sailors has gone missing after leaving Singapore last Thursday en route to Quang Tri Province, where it was supposed to arrive on Sunday.
The four northern provinces of Bac Giang, Thai Nguyen, Hai Duong, and Quang Ninh need to work together closely to tap into their tourism potential, according to participants in a workshop in Bac Giang on October 4.
A workshop was held in Hanoi on October 2 to introduce a draft report on Vietnam's tourism in 2013, the first of its kind built following international practice.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has been preparing an annual report on the country's tourism in 2013 with the assistance from the EU-funded Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development...
Distinguished winners of the 2013 Vietnam Tourism Awards were applauded on September 26 at a gala industry night in Hanoi.
Developing community-based tourism is expected to help local residents improve their living standards and promote their cultural values, a senior tourism official said at a ceremony in Hanoi on September 26 on the occasion of...