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June 20th, 2017

 

In relation to being selected as the host for APEC 2017, Danang City chose the endangered red-shanked douc langur as the mascot for the momentous event.

 

June 15th, 2017

 

Ngoi Village has been into pottery since centuries ago, but it wasn’t only until recently that it got recognized in the world market. Today, it supplies to many construction companies all over Vietnam and is being exported to Japan, India, Egypt and Europe, among others.

 

June 10th, 2017

 

The tile-roof bridge of Luong Pagoda is an important element in the place for several reasons: it is an excellent symbol of Vietnamese architecture especially maintaining its natural state despite being 400 years old; it is used for transportation; and people spend some time...

 

June 5th, 2017

 

Ha Long Bay is known for its incredible natural beauty. Ba Khan possesses the same charm, but in a smaller version, and hidden among the mountains and fog.

 

May 30th, 2017

 

Ha Long Bay ranked third in the 29 Best Places to Visit in Southeast Asia in a survey conducted by Touropia, a famous foreign travel website.

 

May 25th, 2017

 

Mekong Delta is recognized as the “rice basket” of Vietnam because of its wet landscape, thus conducive for farming and other forms of agricultural livelihood. Although the people has been used to its floating community and boats as mode of transport, the construction of bridges...

 

May 20th, 2017

 

Phu Luu Village in Bac Ninh Province is known for a number of reasons, including betel and areca trading, Vietnamese specialties in the past; raising intellectuals and popular artists; and still holding on to its cultural traditions despite being already urbanized.

 

May 15th, 2017

 

Since it opened in 1901, the Hanoi Opera House has been known all over the world for its exceptional French architecture and first-class music.

 

 

May 10th, 2017

 

As part of its long-term development program, Vietnam targets to increase its forest coverage in the coming years, specifically to 42% by the year 2020 and 45% by 2030. In order to achieve this goal, the forest sector has three crucial duties to perform: environmental protection;...

 

May 5th, 2017

 

The (former) Imperial City of Hue is planning to set up an audio guide system, e-tickets and free Wi-Fi to better serve its tourists.