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Nam Dinh province embraces traditional values

Located in the southeast of the Red River Delta, Nam Dinh province retains many traditions, customs, beliefs, festivals, traditional crafts, and historical and cultural relics. The province has become a popular tourist destination in recent years.

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Yahoo rakes in profits as it prepares for Verizon deal

SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo’s quarterly profits shot up by more than double to US$163 million even as it prepares for a takeover by Verizon.

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The face of autumn in Ru Cha

Ru Cha islet is one of the few places in central Hue city that people can experience the autumn leaves of cha (excoecaria agallocha – a mangrove species) trees. The islet has become a must-visit destination for photographers around the country.

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Ninh Binh seeks to promote Trang An landscape complex values

The People’s Committee of northern Ninh Binh province on September 20 held a conference to seek ways to promote the value of the Trang An Landscape Complex, which was recognised by the UNESCO as a World Culture and Natural Heritage in 2015.

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Vietnam has one of the least powerful passports in Southeast Asia

Faring poorly on an international passport index, Vietnam possesses one of the least powerful passports in the region.

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VN Administration of Tourism to review standards at 3 to 5-star hotels

Hotels from three to five stars in Vietnam will be inspected by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

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EIU: Vietnam determined to promote tourism

Vietnam has deployed drastic measures to boost tourism in an effort to turn it into an important pillar of the economy, according to an analysis of the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) under the UK-based Economist Group released on September 3.

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Lam Dong issues temporary rule on adventure tourism

Lam Dong Province has issued a temporary regulation governing adventure tourism activities, according to the Central Highlands province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

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Demand massive as 2017 tour of world’s largest cave goes on sale

There has been a rush for tickets to explore Son Doong Cave, the largest in the world, next year.

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HCM City among world’s best cities for street food

Ho Chi Minh City has been listed by CNN as one of the world’s 23 best street food destinations.

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