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Ha Long Bay airport set to open next spring

The airport lies 31 miles from the famous bay and is designed to receive two million arrivals a year.

Plug pulled on Vietnam's Ha Long Bay mining project

Excessive mining could destroy the value and beauty of the world heritage site.

Sun Group to launch luxury resort in Ha Long Bay

The developer expects the project, designed by renowned experts, to stimulate tourism in Quang Ninh Province.
June 23, 2017 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Ha Long is beautiful: A surreal trip on Paloma Cruise inspired by 'Kong: Skull Island'

The famous blockbuster has turned the bay into one of the hottest travel destinations this year.
June 05, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Body of Vietnamese teacher found in Ha Long Bay after suicide jump

The man had been missing for three days and police ruled that he had committed suicide.
May 30, 2017 | 09:13 am GMT+7

British tourist found dead aboard during a tour near Vietnam's Ha Long Bay

The young man was found hanged aboard a cruiser anchored near the popular tourism destination.
May 23, 2017 | 09:23 am GMT+7

Unnatural wonder: Public backlash over $9 mln archway into Vietnam's Ha Long Bay

The work was inspired by the marvelous bay, but many people have cringed at it.
April 28, 2017 | 03:42 pm GMT+7

Tourists can go kayaking again in Ha Long Bay this May

Local authorities have asked that kayak services be added to the list of tourism products featured in eight registered attractions.
April 27, 2017 | 05:10 pm GMT+7

Vietnam province back-paddles Ha Long Bay kayaking ban in wake of backlash

Quang Ninh authorities have lifted the ban after only a week following opposition from travel firms.
April 07, 2017 | 02:22 pm GMT+7

Tourism firms see red as new ban sinks kayaking in Vietnam's Ha Long Bay

Operators lament that the ban takes effect almost immediately, leaving them scrambling to make changes to their scheduled tours. 
April 04, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese tour operators bump prices ahead of peak season

Tourists will now have to pay more for flights and tours to popular sites such as Ha Long Bay and Da Nang.
April 02, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's popular resort town shuts down Chinese scam stores

These stores are only open to Chinese customers and discriminate against Vietnamese locals and tourists.
March 31, 2017 | 09:22 pm GMT+7

Ha Long Bay to suspend all kayaking services amid rip-off allegations

Officials say some service providers overcharged tourists and put the reputation of the favorite travel destination at stake.
March 30, 2017 | 11:35 am GMT+7

Vietnam's PM orders investigation into latest Chinese tour scams

'$0 tours' have revealed the shady business behind commission-based, Chinese-only stores.
March 29, 2017 | 08:21 pm GMT+7

Action/Cut: Vietnam seizes two boats in Ha Long Bay after turf-war fight video goes viral

It's like a scene from a cheap action flick. While the internet has found it funny, local authorities say such an act must be punished.
March 28, 2017 | 11:12 am GMT+7