World-renowned Eastern & Oriental Express train to operate in Vietnam
A number of world-renowned trains, including France's Eastern & Oriental Express (Belmond), would run on the national North-South railroad, according to the Ministry of Transport.
Localities welcome first tourists of Lunar New Year 2024
Nui Sam (Sam Mountain) National Tourist Area in Chau Doc City, An Giang Province, welcomed more than 300,000 visitors on February 10 - the first day of the Lunar New…
Vietnam Ao Dai Charming Contest held in Malaysia
The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia and the Liaison Department of the Vietnamese Community in Johor state (Malaysia) have jointly organized the Vietnam Ao Dai Charming Contest in Malaysia on the…
Vietnamese cuisines favoured by ASEAN friends in Malaysia
Vietnam’s special cultural identities, landscape and cuisines were introduced to friends in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) at an event in Malaysia on May 27.
Ca Mau’s traditional sauce making recognised as national cultural heritage
The traditional ba khia (three-striped crab) sauce making in the southern province of Ca Mau has been officially recognised as the National Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Kim Hoang folk painting rediscovered on Ha Noi’s pedestrian street
A program to learn about the tradition of Kim Hoang folk paintings for children and adults is set to take place from June 15-17 at the Exhibition House at 93 Dinh Tien Hoang Street in Ha Noi’s pedestrian street space.
Ho Chi Minh City plans festivals to attract tourists
A slew of cultural, art, cuisine and tourism events are scheduled in the next few months to attract more tourists to HCM City, according to the Department of Tourism.
Chan May port welcomes 87,000 foreign visitors in 2016
Nearly 87,000 international holiday-makers visited tourist sites in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in 2016 or nearly 10 percent year-on-year through Chan May port by cruise ships.
VNAT organizes Viet Nam tourism roadshow in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(TITC) - On December 7, a roadshow to promote Viet Nam tourism took place in Kuala Lumpur. It was part of Viet Nam’s campaign to promote tourism in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Cultural exchange highlights Viet Nam-Laos friendship in Malaysia
A cultural exchange was organised in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on October 7 to further tighten the solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos.
Sunway Hotel Hanoi offers taste of Malaysia’s flavours
The Sunway Hotel Hanoi has announced that its executive chef Rossham Rosl will offer guests the opportunity to taste Malaysia’s authentic flavours on August 29-31 without the long-distance travel.
Archeological excavation of Ho Dynasty Citadel expanded
The archeological excavation in the Citadel of the Ho Dynasty will be expanded to the defending canal area in the northern part, according to the Ho Citadel Heritage Conservation Centre.
Int’l circus festival to come to Thua Thien-Hue
The international circus festival will take place in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue between May 28 - June 4, attracting 11 troupes from Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Ukraine and Viet Nam.
International Circus Festival to be held in Hue
Hundreds of circus performers from eight countries will participate in the International Circus Festival 2016 in Hue City from May 28 to June 4.
2016 Hue Festival: Int'l hot air balloon fiesta kicks off
The international hot air balloon fiesta kicked off in Hue city, central Thua Thien-Hue province on May 4 as part of the 9th Hue Festival.