April 29th, 2011


The ancient town of Hoi An has made it to the list of 10 best cities for tourism by UK’s Wanderlust travel magazine.


April 27th, 2011


Many people were very surprised when they saw four young girls devoting themselves to clean up the ancient tower of Hoa Phong, a relic on the bank of Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake, on February 21.


April 25th, 2011


A 116-centimeter, 82-kilogram, 14-karat gold antique Buddha was saved by the police of Chau Thanh District before it was to be sold to antique dealers in Ho Chi Minh City for US $300,000.


April 23rd, 2011


Relevant agencies in Quang Ninh province have inspected 135 travel boats licensed to work in Ha Long Bay and found technical errors on the boats.


April 21st, 2011


The third Buon Ma Thuot Coffee Festival closed on March 15 evening with seven national records recognized by the Vietnam Record Book Center.


April 20th, 2011


Nokia, the global mogul in mobile phone, is planning to open a factory in Vietnam in 2012. This announcement was made Wednesday, since Nokia has eyed potential markets in Asia.


April 15th, 2011


Vietnam Airlines is asking for a fare hike after the State Bank of Vietnam last month decided to allow the greenback to appreciate by 9 percent. Vietnam Airlines is the first carrier to ask for such increase.


April 13th, 2011


The fifth annual Sea Festival celebration which will be held in Nha Trang this year on June 11-15 will focus on Truong Sa Archipelago, or more popularly known as Spratly Islands. The festival will feature a photo exhibition of the islands, a music show, a film screening, and a...


April 13th, 2011


What was believed to be a rumor months back just brought shrieks of glee to music lovers who share passion for influential music and who have long wished to see the legendary rock icon Bob Dylan perform live in Vietnam soil.


April 11th, 2011


Rocker Pham Anh Khoa will perform his own songs at the International Music Festival in Pattaya, Thailand from March 18-20.