Japanese artists to perform Yosakoi dance at Ha Noi’s walking area
Japanese artists will perform Yosakoi - a unique style of dance in Japan - at the walking area around Hoan Kiem Lake, Ha Noi on April 21, as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of Viet Nam-Japan diplomatic ties.  
2018 Viet Nam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day opens
The 2018 Viet Nam Ethnic Groups’ Cultural Day was officially opened on April 19 at the Viet Nam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in the Dong Mo tourism…
Binh Thuan tourism eyes strong growth
The central province of Binh Thuan received 1.35 million tourists in the first quarter of the year, a jump of 14 per cent compared to the same period last year.…
Twenty-three imperial decrees at Tran Vu Temple recognized as precious documents
The Thach Ban ward People's Committee organized a ceremony on April 18 to receive a decision signed on March 5, 2018 by the Ha Noi municipal People’s Committee recognizing 23 imperial decrees on conferring titles kept at Tran Vu Temple in Thach Ban ward, Long Bien district, as precious documents.  
Hue Festival has two more sponsors
Two more companies have agreed to provide funding for the Hue Festival in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.  
Exhibition on S’tieng ethnic group opens in HCM City
An exhibition on the culture of S’tieng ethnic group opened at the Museum of Vietnamese History in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19.  
5,000 “Chung” cakes to be presented to visitors on Hung Kings' death anniversary
Dam Sen Cultural Park will issue 40,000 invitations for families, visitors and the public to attend the Death Anniversary of the Hung Kings and the Family Festival.  
53 international cruise ships call in Da Nang in first quarter
Da Nang Port expects to receive about 90 foreign cruise ships with about 165,000 visitors and crew in 2018, according to the Da Nang Port Joint Stock Company.
Opportunities and challenges for tourism industry in the 4th Industrial Revolution
(TITC) - On 18 April 2018, in Ha Noi, Pacific Asia Travel Association’s (PATA) Viet Nam Chapter organized the workshop on “Opportunities and challenges for tourism industry in the 4th Industrial Revolution”.
HCM City proposes visa exemption extension
The HCM City Tourism Association has submitted a proposal to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on further extension of visa exemption for tourists coming from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy.  
More vestiges uncovered in Thang Long royal citadel
Many traces of former building and artefacts found during the 2017 excavation of the Kinh Thien Place in centre of the Thang Long Royal Citadel have been announced at a scientific seminar in Ha Noi on April 17.  
Japan’s Peace Boat docks at Cai Lan port
The Peace Boat of Japan has docked at Cai Lan Port in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh, carrying nearly 1,000 crewmembers and tourists from Japan, Germany, the US, the UK, Singapore, and Taiwan (China).  
Travel tours, craft villages paired to promote Vietnamese goods
An official has said Ha Noi’s tourism products should be associated with advertising high-quality goods, especially those which are the signature of craft villages.  
Lam Dong attracts 1.6 million visitors in first quarter
The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong welcomed more than 1.6 million visitors in the first quarter of 2018, up 10.3% year-on-year and fulfilling 25% of the province’s yearly plan.  
Exhibition to mark 43rd anniversary of Ninh Thuan liberation
An exhibition to mark the 43rd anniversary of Ninh Thuan liberation opened on April 16th at the southern Ninh Thuan provincial Museum in Thap Cham city.
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