First foreign tourists of 2016 welcomed to VN

January 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on First foreign tourists of 2016 welcomed to VN 

HA NOI, Jan. 4 — Hundreds of foreign tourists arrived in Viet Nam on the first day of 2016, promising a busy season for the tourism industry in the Year of Monkey.

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Vietnam unveils 9 bln USD railway revamp plan

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Vietnam unveils 9 bln USD railway revamp plan 

HO CHI MINH CITY, Sept. 20 — The Vietnamese railway system is set to be given a complete overhaul in the next 15 years under a two-phase revamp plan that costs a whopping 9.11 billion U.S. dollars in total investment, local online newspaper Tuoi Tre (Youth) News reported Saturday.

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Over 1,000 athletes attend Ironman triathlon in central Vietnam

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Over 1,000 athletes attend Ironman triathlon in central Vietnam 

HANOI, May 10 — Over 1,000 competitors from 54 countries and regions took part in the Ironman 70.3 triathlon in Da Nang city in central Vietnam on Sunday.

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Da Nang tops competitiveness index

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Da Nang tops competitiveness index 

HA NOI, April 17 — The central city of Da Nang maintained its status as the most competitive locality in the country, topping the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) for the second consecutive year.

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U.S. naval ships visit central Vietnam

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HANOI, April 6 — U.S. destroyer USS Fitzgerald and coastal combat ship USS Fort Worth docked at central Vietnam's Da Nang city's Tien Sa port on Monday to start a goodwill visit to the city.

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Indian tourism explores central VN

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Indian tourism explores central VN 

HA NOI, Jan. 23 —- Representatives of Indian travel agents from Hyderabad, India will begin a series of Familiarization trips (FAM) to Hoi An, My Son and Da Nang, the first of which will take place from January 30 to February 2.

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