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Cruise tourism ‘needs strategic plan’

October 13, 2009
Cruise tourism ‘needs strategic plan’

LookAtVietnam – Poor port facilities have contributed to an alarming drop in cruise tourism to Viet Nam, according to Vu The Binh A Viet Nam Shipbuilding Industry Group cruise ship with foreign visitors on board, docks at Hon Gai Port, Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quang Ninh.Since the beginning of this year, [...]

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SOCIAL IN BRIEF 8/5

May 8, 2009
SOCIAL IN BRIEF 8/5

Another 37 primary schools established in Dong Thap; US$300,000 to support poor children; Vietnam keen to train managers in UK; 1.5 million visit Nghe An; PM allocates US$160 million for urban face-lift; Reburial ceremony of Vietnamese soldiers in Quang Binh Another 37 primary schools established in Dong Thap  37 more primary schools for poor children in [...]

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Tourism biggies ready for peak cruise season

March 2, 2009
Tourism biggies ready for peak cruise season

Foreign visitors arrive at Saigon Port in HCMC. Two companies Saigontourist and Tan Hong hold the lion’s share of the market. The cruise season will peak this month welcoming an influx of international tourists. Tan Hong Travel Company in the central city of Da Nang said 12 cruise ships were about to berth at Vietnamese [...]

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Cruise ship arrivals rise amid downturn

February 20, 2009
Cruise ship arrivals rise amid downturn

Cruise tourists arrive at Ho Chi Minh City’s Saigon Port. City-based Saigontourist reported it received 6,000 cruise tourists in the first month of this year, a 30 percent year-on-year increase. More cruise ships are docking in Vietnam despite the global economic downturn’s tranquilizing effect on the local tourism sector, tour operators said. Ho Chi Minh [...]

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Flood Season in the South

February 9, 2009
Flood Season in the South

Look At Vietnam - The Cuu During the flood season, cajeput forests are submerged in water.Look At Vietnam – Generally, the Cuu Long River delta (Mekong Delta) is divided into two large regions, a region of freshwater bordering the coastal salt-water area, which is not flooded and a seasonally flooded region due to the direct impact [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...