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The northern province of Quang Ninh has outlined key measures to develop its marine-based and coastal economy, with a focus on eco-friendly tourism, maritime services, and coastal industry.

Where can Vietnamese go to gamble?

Because of strict regulations, Vietnamese may feel uneasy if they visit casinos in Vietnam.

Lam Dong halts agricultural tourism projects

Despite keen interest from businesses to invest in agricultural tourism in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, the provincial government is not granting an approval to such projects for the time being.

Quang Ninh approves tourism stimulus package worth nearly $8.6 million

The People’s Council of the northeastern province of Quang Ninh approved a tourism promotion incentive for 2020 worth about 200 billion VND (nearly 8.6 million USD), during a meeting on May 14.

Dong Nai opens forests to develop tourism

The southern Dong Nai province is seeking financial resources to develop and preserve natural forests.

It’s time for cave tourism in Ninh Binh

Cave tourism, especially in the Trang An site in the world heritage complex, is one of the focuses of tourism in Ninh Binh province in the time to come.

Another Taiwan-Da Nang air route launched

Taipei-based StarLux Airlines has launched a new air route linking Taiwan and Vietnam’s central city of Da Nang.

Vietnam to boost tourism development in protective forests

Developing tourism and services in protective and special-use forests in parallel with conservation will become a key part of the national economy in the future, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.

Vietnam's central coastal region to collaborate on tourism development

The central coastal region continues to face challenges in tourism development even though the area is rich and diverse in natural and cultural resources.

Hanoi to host travel and tourism summit in December

The Vietnam Travel and Tourism Summit 2019 will be held for the second time in Hanoi on December 9 under the theme “For Vietnamese Tourism to Really Take Off”.

Phnom Penh city suggests tourism bus route linking with Vietnam's Ba Ria – Vung Tau

A leader of Phnom Penh capital city of Cambodia asked Ba Ria – Vung Tau to open a tourism bus route linking the two sides while meeting with visiting officials of the southern province of Vietnam on October 21.

Billionaires pour money into Binh Thuan real estate

After many years of being neglected, resort real estate in Binh Thuan province has been awakened by projects worth billions of dollars.

An Binh Island develops environmentally-friendly homestay model

An Binh island off the coast of Quang Ngai province’s Ly Son district is promoting the environmentally-friendly homestay model. Initially, this model has made a hit with holidaymakers.

Aviation, tourism to spur central Vietnam's economic development

Experts all agree that the development of the aviation industry with more airports and air routes put has helped change the central region.

Hoi An advised to limit travelers to 5 million a year

Hoi An ancient town, a well-known destination for tourists, has been advised to receive no more than 5 million travelers each year so that the slogans ‘the most wonderful city’ or ‘for a cleaner Hoi An’ have real significance.

RedDoorz, OYO firece competitors in hotel market

The confrontation between RedDoorz and OYO in the hotel sector has been compared to the duel between Uber and Grab in the past.

South Korea eyes more MICE tourists from Vietnam

The Korean Tourism Organisation (KTO) held a conference on MICE (Meeting, Incentive, Conference and Event) tourism of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Hanoi on July 11.

Hot development leading to tourism property bubble

Many real estate firms which previously focused on high-end apartment projects have jumped into the tourism property segment.

Quang Binh says ‘no’ to cable car in heritage sites

The decision by Quang Binh provincial authorities to reject the cable car project at Song Doong Cave has been applauded by the public.

Unlicensed hydropower projects damaging environment in Sa Pa

VietNamNet Bridge - Sa Pa in northwestern Vietnam has carried out dozens of hydropower projects which are now seriously devastating the environment.