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RoK tourists to Vietnam top 1 million in first quarter

Tourist arrivals from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Viet Nam exceeded 1 million in the first quarter of 2019, revealed the Korea Tourism Organisation on May 16.

UN Day of Vesak 2019 solemnly opens in Ha Nam province
More than 1,650 international delegates from 112 countries and territories across the world and over 20,000 Vietnamese Buddhist dignitaries, monks, nuns and followers attended the opening ceremony of the 16th UN Day of Vesak 2019 on May 12 at Tam Chuc Pagoda in Kim Bang district of northern Ha Nam province.
National Tourism Year 2019 kicks off in Khanh Hoa
The National Tourism Year 2019 and the ninth Nha Trang-Khanh Hoa Sea Festival opened on May 11 evening in the central province with an art performance show joined by about 1,400 artists.
National museum displays Điện Biên Phủ artworks
Việt Nam Fine Arts Museum is displaying 39 works with the theme Điện Biên Năm Ấy (Điện Biên Moment In Time) introducing to the public paintings and sculptures to mark the 65th anniversary of the Điện Biên Phủ Battle Victory on May 7.
Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2019 on the horizon
The Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2019 will be held from May 10-13, with a wide range of activities showing the mix of national traditional and contemporary culture.
Tourism sector urged to lure high-spending tourists
A workshop on drawing high-spending and long-stay tourists recently took place in Hanoi as part of the two-day Vietnam Private Sector Economic Forum 2019, with participants suggesting a range of measures to develop the sector.
Japanese travel website inaugurates Vietnamese version
D2C X Inc., the operator of a Japanese travel information website for foreign tourists, has recently launched its Vietnamese version.
Viet Nam aims for more competitive tourism industry
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has issued an action plan with six tasks to improve the sector’s business environment and enhance national competitiveness.
Cuban tourism, culture on show in Ha Noi
Beautiful landscapes, cultural activities and remarkable products of Cuba are on display at an event which kicked off in Ha Noi on March 26.
Young Photography Festival 2019 launched
The Young Photography Festival 2019 was launched in Ha Noi on March 26, by the Department of Fine Arts, Photography and Exhibitions under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, as part of the activities to celebrate the 88th anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (March 26, 1931 - March 26, 2019)
Russian commentator hails Viet Nam’s sea and island tourism
Russia’s international commentator Grigory Trofimchuk has lauded Viet Nam as one of the brightest stars at the 26th International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT-2019) that wrapped up in mid-March in Moscow. 
Vietnamese culture introduced at Francophone Festival in France
Vietnamese folk music, handicrafts and traditional Ao dai (long dress) have been introduced in the Francophone Festival that took place in Yèbles commune, Seine et Marne province of France on March 23-24.
VITM Hanoi 2019 focuses on green tourism
(TITC) – From 27 to 30 March, Viet Nam Tourism Association (VITA) will organize Viet Nam International Tourism Mart (VITM Hanoi 2019) at the International Exhibition Centre, 91 Tran Hung Dao Street, Ha Noi under the theme "Green Tourism".
Viet Nam has huge potential for golf tourism
With around 40 golf courses which have modern designs and meet international standards, Viet Nam holds great potential to develop golf tourism.
Vietnamese cuisine promoted in Czech Republic
An international cuisine festival themed “Experience Viet Nam” took place in Prague, the Czech Republic, on March 20.