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'Cha com' brings taste of Hanoi’s autumn
'Cha com' brings taste of Hanoi’s autumn
Unlike other kinds of cha, such as cha ruoi (nereididae sandworm omelette), cha ca (charcoal grilled fish) and cha muc (fried patties with squid eggs), which are mainly composed of aquacultural ingredients, cha com is mainly made of com (young sticky rice flakes) and has the subtle scent of new rice. Other ingredients for the dish include lean pork...
October sees record number of international arrivals
October sees record number of international arrivals
Hanoi (VNA) – October saw a record number of international arrivals at almost 1.62 million, up 34.3 percent year-on-year, according to figures released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) on October 29. Illustrative image (Source: VNA) The country welcomed nearly 14.5 million international visitors in the January-October period, up 13 percent, with nearly 56 percent of the visitors from...
Ancient city seeks ways to improve tourism quality
Ancient city seeks ways to improve tourism quality
Quang Nam (VNS/VNA) - The ancient city of Hoi An is being challenged by mass tourism, traffic congestion, underdeveloped waste management, vendors, street food quality and poor design and operation of homestays that have badly impacted the UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Site. Visitors at a restaurant in Hoi An (Photo: VNA) Noise and dust pollution, unfair competition among tourism services...
Symposium talks tourist sites in Lang Son
Symposium talks tourist sites in Lang Son
(LSO) - The People’s Committee of Lang Son in coordination with the University of Social Sciences and Humanities of the Vietnam National University, Hanoi on October 26 organised a symposium on the Nhi-Tam Thanh tourist site, the stone statue of To Thi and Mac dynasty’s citadel. Duong Xuan Hoa, deputy head of Lang Son’s National Assembly deputy delegation, and...
Vietnam impresses at Canada’s international tourism and travel show
Vietnam impresses at Canada’s international tourism and travel show
NDO – Vietnamese destinations impressed international friends at the 31st Montreal International Tourism and Travel Show, which is taking place in Canada’s Motreal city from October 25-27. Vietnam was one of destinations mentioned most in the show. (Photo: VNA) At the event, the Vietnamese Cultural Centre in Montreal showed destinations in the northwestern region that have been famous for...
Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 scheduled for December 9
Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 scheduled for December 9
NDO – The Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 is scheduled to be held in Hanoi on December 9 under the theme “For Vietnamese tourism to really take off”, announced the organising committee at a press conference on October 23. Deputy Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong speaks at the press conference....
Vietnam promotes tourism in Russia
Vietnam promotes tourism in Russia
Moscow (VNA) – A Saint Petersburg – Vietnam tourism forum took place in Saint Petersburg, Russia on October 21 with the participation of leading travel agencies of the two countries. Participants at the forum (Source: VNA) Participants highlighted the prospect for stronger tourism cooperation between Vietnamese and Russian travel firms, as well as measures to promote tourist destinations of...
Lang Son aims to become major regional, national tourist site by 2025
Lang Son aims to become major regional, national tourist site by 2025
(LSO) - The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Lang Son met on October 18 to look into a draft project on provincial tourism development by 2030 with a vision towards 2045. At the meeting, the consultancy unit briefed delegates on the draft project, which looks into the situation of local tourism, resources for the sector’s development...
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