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Dogs are back on the table in Vietnam

The debate has been joined yet again. Should we or should we not consume dog meat?

Royal symbols, opulence on display in central Vietnam

The dragon and the phoenix, mythical creatures appropriated by Vietnamese royalty, were depicted predominantly in ...

Take a tour of Anthony Bourdain’s Vietnam haunts

A new food tour will take guests to many places that late chef Anthony Bourdain popularized in Vietnam.
September 05, 2018 | 01:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnam international arrivals rise fastest in Southeast Asia

Vietnam saw the fastest growth in tourist arrivals in Southeast Asia last year, according to the World Tourism Organization.
September 03, 2018 | 05:59 pm GMT+7

Where to go on holiday? Vietnam’s beaches

Vacation enthusiasts are busy making travel plans for the three-day-long break to mark Vietnam’s Independence Day on September 2.
August 30, 2018 | 10:44 am GMT+7

Da Nang realty gets a fillip from tourism growth

The average absorption rate in Da Nang’s apartment segment topped 93 percent in first half of 2018, a new report says.
August 28, 2018 | 04:33 pm GMT+7

Hmong royal palace to be taken back by authorities, handover to family likely

Ha Giang has decided to take back a Hmong palace from a culture department and could return it to an erstwhile royal family.
August 25, 2018 | 10:27 am GMT+7

Da Nang tour buses to have CCTV cameras

Da Nang will install surveillance cameras in 110 tour buses to add security and monitor unlicensed tour guides.
August 22, 2018 | 09:38 am GMT+7

Think again! 8 misconceptions about a Son Doong cave tour

Exploring the famous Son Doong Cave is not as difficult as people think. Au Contraire, mon ami.
August 05, 2018 | 07:09 pm GMT+7

Northern Vietnam province wants dual-purpose airport near popular travel spot

Lao Cai Province in the northern highlands has proposed that an airport be built near Sa Pa, one of Vietnam’s top tourist attractions.
July 30, 2018 | 07:54 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s tallest Landmark opens for business

Landmark 81, standing tall at 461.5 metres, has begun entertaining locals and visitors to Ho Chi Minh City.
July 27, 2018 | 05:48 pm GMT+7

Money to burn: French tourists get joss paper as change from Hanoi cyclo driver

A taxi driver who was paid fake money posted on his Facebook page the story of Frenchmen being duped by a cyclo driver.
July 19, 2018 | 08:03 am GMT+7

Hanoi Museum revisits the long road to peace in Paris

Vietnam's effective combination of military operations and international diplomacy is being showcased at an exhibition at the Hanoi Museum. 
July 18, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Rough seas strand thousands on southern Vietnam island

Ships have been ordered not to set sail as the third storm of the year approaches Vietnam, leaving thousands stranded on picturesque Phu Quoc Island.
July 18, 2018 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Canadian men behind Kong director's assault have left Vietnam: police

The two Vietnamese Canadians have allegedly avoided arrest by returning to Canada under other identities.
July 12, 2018 | 07:19 pm GMT+7
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