HANOI, 9 November 2018: Keen to show it can host mega events, Vietnam has snapped up an opportunity to host a Formula 1 grand prix for the first time in April 2020. Vietnam has signed a 10-year deal to stage...
HANOI, 9 November 2018: International visitors to Vietnam during October registered 1,205,157 arrivals up 17.6% when compared with the same month in 2017. However, when compared with the performance in September tourist arrivals suffered a slight decline of 0.6%. October’s performance...
HANOI, 9 November 2018: Formula One's mixed history in Asia shows that Vietnam will need to steer clear of the problems that plagued other races when it joins the circuit in 2020, experts say. The fast-growing, communist country will be...
HALONG BAY, Vietnam 9 November 2028: A new Vietnamese cruise operator Lion Asia will launch the first of two ‘President Cruises’ ships on the already crowded waters of Halong Bay, 12 November. A second vessel will take to the water...

Vietnam extends eVisa

HANOI, 9 November 2018: Vietnam has extended its eVisa project for another two years. The pilot was launched in 2017 and was due to expire in February 2019. Nationals from 40 countries, including China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, India, the...
PHU QUOC, 5 November 2018: AirAsia became the first airline to connect Malaysia to Phu Quoc island in Vietnam following the inaugural flight from Kuala Lumpur last Friday. AirAsia Flight AK545, using an Airbus A320, departed Kuala Lumpur International Airport...

Vietjet inks Airbus deal

HANOI, 5 November 2018: Airbus signed a deal with Vietnamese budget airline Vietjet for 50 new planes worth USD6.5 billion in Hanoi on Friday during a visit by the French premier to the fast-growing communist nation where the aviation...
SINGAPORE, 5 November 2018: Vietjet continued to generate strong results for its investors through the third quarter of 2018, according to its last financial reports. The carrier recorded a yearly revenue increase of 105%, which currently stands at USD545.6 million....
HANOI, 2 November 2018: A smart tourism information portal called VTV Travel will launch this December, claiming it will deliver smart tourism experiences for visitors. A joint venture agreement was signed late last month between the Vietnam National Administration of...
HANOI, 1 November 2018: World Heritage Halong Bay is beginning the count down to the opening of the ASEAN Tourism Forum that will be hosted at the famous bay, 14 to 18 January 2018. While critics dismiss the ATF as...