(Aug 12, 2011) The local tourism sector needs USD 42.5 billion during the next 10 years, for the development of infrastructure and service. The funding is needed to increase the number of local tourists from 28 million in 2010 to 47-48 million in 2020 and foreign tourist arrivals from 5.05 million to 10 million.
(Aug 11, 2011) The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will organize Vietnam cultural weeks in large cities in Russia and Ukraine in September and November to promote Vietnam’s image in Eastern Europe.
(Aug 10, 2011) Unique cultural features, traditions and customs of five ethnic groups, Cho ro, Cham, E de, Jrai, and M’nong, are introduced at the Culture-Tourism Village for Vietnamese Ethnic Groups in Hanoi’s outlying Son Tay town.
(Aug 9, 2011) Vietnamese beer has been present along with 2,000 other kinds of beers at the 15th Berlin International Beer Festival, which took place on Karl Marx Boulevard in the heart of Berlin from Aug. 5-7.