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Hanoi, Hoi An among best Asian destinations

Hanoi, Hoi An among best Asian destinations

Hanoi and Hoi An ancient quarter in the central province of Quang Nam have been named among the top ten destinations in Asia for 2011, in an online poll conducted by Hong Kong-based travel and trade journal, Smart Travel Asia. Hanoi is ranked equal sixth with Shanghai, China while Hoi An was jointly rated seventh […]

Japan’s TV makes film on Vietnamese tourism

Japan’s TV makes film on Vietnamese tourism

Beautiful sites in the capital city of Hanoi and several central provinces are expected to become more popular with Japanese people after a documentary film made by the Kansai Telecasting Corporation (KTV) makes debut. The International Cooperation Department under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said a KTV delegation is in Vietnam from Aug. […]

Poor infrastructure impedes Vietnam’s tourism

Poor infrastructure impedes Vietnam’s tourism

While other ASEAN countries have a flourishing tourism industry and are succeeding in luring visitors from other countries, Vietnam is ignoring the vital needs required to develop in this field.   Vietnam’s tourist attractions can compare well with those of other ASEAN countries like Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Cambodia. However, the country’s growth in tourism […]