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  • Vietnamese nurse on vacation saves Indian tourist from sudden cardiac arrest

    A nurse from the Hanoi-based Bach Mai Hospital saved the life of an Indian tourist who suffered sudden cardiac arrest while dining at a restaurant in Da Nang City in central Vietnam. Full story: https://tuoitrenews.vn/news/society/20240328/vietnamese-nurse-on-vacation-saves-indian-tourist-from-sudden-cardiac-arrest/79043.html

  • Indian folk dance introduced in Hanoi

    VOV.VN – The Pratibha Kala Kendra folk dance troupe from India put on vibrant and exciting performances at the Hanoi University of Science and Technology on March 27 following an invitation made by … Full story: https://english.vov.vn/en/culture/indian-folk-dance-introduced-in-hanoi-post1085536.vov

  • A host of activities await visitors to Hanoi on Liberation Day

    Under the plan, Hanoi’s skies will light up on October 10 with simultaneous fireworks displays at 30 venues across the capital, including five aerial pyrotechnics venues at Hoan Kiem Lake, Thong Nhat … Full story: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/a-host-of-activities-await-visitors-to-hanoi-on-liberation-day-2264200.html

  • Nurse saves Indian tourist’s life with CPR

    When nurse Dang Thi Ha saw a foreign tourist collapse at a table in a Da Nang restaurant, she immediately rushed in to try resuscitating him. Full story: https://e.vnexpress.net/news/news/nurse-saves-indian-tourist-s-life-with-cpr-during-trip-with-friends-4727386.html

  • Vietnamese ethnic groups’ culture day to take place in Hanoi in mid-April

    Diverse activities to mark the Vietnamese ethnic groups’ culture day will take place in Son Tay town, Hanoi from April 18 to 21. Full story: https://en.dangcongsan.vn/culture-sports/vietnamese-ethnic-groups-culture-day-to-take-place-in-hanoi-in-mid-april-20001139.html

  • Sports tourism: New potential of Hanoi

    Sports tourism will open up great opportunities for the capital’s tourism industry, taking advantage of its location, terrain, infrastructure and services. Full story: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/sports-tourism-new-potential-of-hanoi-2263395.html

  • Vietnam’s destinations introduced at tourism fair in Malaysia

    Many tourism attractions of Vietnam were introduced at the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents Fair 2024 which took place in Kuala Lumpur from March 22-24. Full story: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/vietnams-destinations-introduced-at-tourism-fair-in-malaysia/283511.vnp

  • Fireworks to sparkle on Hanoi’s 70th Liberation Day

    Both domestic and foreign visitors to Hanoi on Capital Liberation Day (October 10) this year will be treated to a wide range of activities put on by the local tourism industry, including a spectacular … Full story: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/fireworks-to-sparkle-on-hanoi-s-70th-liberation-day-2263804.html

  • Hanoi voted as ‘Best Food Destination for 2024’ by TripAdvisor readers

    Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi has topped the list of the Best Food Destination 2024 voted by readers of the world’s largest travel guidance platform TripAdvisor. Full story: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/hanoi-voted-as-best-food-destination-for-2024-by-tripadvisor-readers/283503.vnp

  • Fireworks to sparkle on Hanoi’s 70th Liberation Day

    VOV.VN – Both domestic and foreign visitors to Hanoi on Capital Liberation Day (October 10) this year will be treated to a wide range of activities put on by the local tourism industry, including a … Full story: https://english.vov.vn/en/culture/fireworks-to-sparkle-on-hanois-70th-liberation-day-post1085002.vov

  • Hanoi cuisine – a distinctive cultural product of Vietnam

    Hanoi’s culinary prowess captivates global leaders and travelers alike, propelling its cuisine into a competitive cultural industry. Full story: https://vietnam.vnanet.vn/english/tin-van/hanoi-cuisine-a-distinctive-cultural-product-of-vietnam-363340.html

  • Street vendor fined for overcharging foreign tourists in Hanoi

    The vendor expressed regret for her wrongdoing and apologized for undermining the image of the capital city in the eyes of foreign visitors … Full story: https://tuoitrenews.vn/news/society/20240325/street-vendor-fined-for-overcharging-foreign-tourists-in-hanoi/78991.html

  • Breakthrough visa policies needed to boost tourism in Vietnam, say experts

    More breakthrough, open and facilitating visa policies are needed to attract foreign tourists to Vietnam, thus fulfilling the target of 18 million visitors set for this year, experts have said. Full story: https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2024/03/25/breakthrough-visa-policies-needed-to-boost-tourism-in-vietnam-say-experts

  • One-km-long street in Hanoi among world’s coolest: Time Out

    British travel magazine Time Out has picked Quang An Street in Hanoi one of world’s 30 coolest streets, praising its vibrant sense with “a series of cozy cafes, boutique shopping and global cuisine.” … Full story: https://www.msn.com/

  • Hanoi street snack vendor rips off foreign tourists

    A street vendor in Hanoi was fined VND150,000 (US$6) for charging foreign tourists VND50,000 for four glutinous rice balls “banh ran”, quadruple the normal price. Full story: https://www.msn.com/

  • Binh Dinh aims to build tourism trademark through international sports events

    The Binh Dinh Investment Promotion 2024 will take place from April 29, which will be a major investment promotion event. To date, 120 enterprises from the Republic of Korea, Japan, Thailand, the UAE … Full story: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/binh-dinh-aims-to-build-tourism-trademark-through-international-sports-events/283428.vnp

  • Hanoi Opera House introduces night tourism experience

    The Hanoi Opera House Management Board has launched a night cultural tourism product named “Music Garden”, with which people can enjoy music and the theatre’s architectural beauty at night. Full story: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/hanoi-opera-house-introduces-night-tourism-experience/283195.vnp

  • Hanoi’s Train Track Cafe Faces Closure Amid Safety Concerns

    The Iconic Attraction of Hanoi, Vietnam The “Train Track Cafe Street” is a place that every tourist visiting Hanoi, Vietnam, has likely visited at least once. It’s a famous landmark of Hanoi and a … Full story: https://www.msn.com/