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Exploring Quang Binh’s beauty in downtown Hanoi

Exploring Quang Binh’s beauty in downtown Hanoi

3/27/2017 - 22:00

(VOVworld) – A program called “Quang Binh in the heart of Hanoi” is being held at the Ly Thai To Monument featuring a number of activities to promote the province’s beautiful landscape and unique culture. The program is part of efforts to promote Quang Binh’s tourism potential.

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Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017

Vietnam to host Miss Grand International 2017

3/20/2017 - 16:34

(VOVworld) – The Miss Grand International 2017 contest will be held in Ho Chi Minh City and Quang Binh and Kien Giang province in October, attracting participants from 80 countries and territories.

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Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

Kong: Skull Island smashes Vietnam’s box office of all time

3/12/2017 - 17:00

(VOVworld) - American blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” has set a new record in box office revenues in Vietnam after snagging 18.2 billion VND (798,200 USD) from the opening day on March 10 and early screenings on March 9 night.

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Provinces batten down the hatches against Sarika typhoon

Provinces batten down the hatches against Sarika typhoon

10/17/2016 - 19:05

(VOVworld) - Sarika typhoon is forecast to hit provinces from Thai Binh to Quang Ninh. In a meeting of the national steering committee on flood and storm control in Hanoi on Monday, Colonel Tran Van Dinh from the search and rescue force of the border command reviews preparation on evacuation plans:

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Ca tru introduced to tourists to Quang Binh

Ca tru introduced to tourists to Quang Binh

9/1/2016 - 9:04

(VOVworld)- Tourists can now enjoy ca tru (ceremonial singing) as part of the Chay River- Dark Cave tour in the central province of Quang Binh.

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Ambassadors conquer Son Doong, the world’s biggest cave

Ambassadors conquer Son Doong, the world’s biggest cave

5/11/2016 - 18:34

(VOVworld) - A group of foreign ambassadors to Vietnam, a UNESCO representative, and the US Assistant Secretary of State have arrived in Quang Binh for an adventure in Son Doong, the world’s biggest natural cave. The diplomats are from Argentina, Sweden, Italy, the UK, Australia, and Czech.

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Son Doong Cave nominated for world record

Son Doong Cave nominated for world record

4/8/2016 - 7:09

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam Book of Records (VietKings) said it has worked with the authorities of Quang Binh province to prepare necessary documents on the world’s largest cave, Son Doong, to send to the World Records Union (WorldKings).

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Quang Binh to promote Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park tourism

Quang Binh to promote Phong Nha - Ke Bang National Park tourism

1/19/2016 - 16:09

(VOVworld) – A number of travel agents of Quang Binh and other provinces across Vietnam gathered Monday at a seminar entitled “Phong Nha – Ke Bang, the kingdom of caves” in Ho Chi Minh city.

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Vietnam-one of 5 best countries to visit in South East Asia

Vietnam-one of 5 best countries to visit in South East Asia

1/7/2016 - 16:45

(VOVworld) – Thrillist - a US food, drink, and travel website - has announced its ranking of the best countries in Southeast Asia to visit.

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10 culture, sports, and tourism events of 2015

10 culture, sports, and tourism events of 2015

12/24/2015 - 18:36

(VOVworld) – 150 reporters will select the top 10 culture, sports, and tourism events of 2015. The organizing board, the Culture newspaper, has recommended 15 events including UNESCO’s recognition of Vietnam’s folk game tug-of-war and its ritual as an element of cultural heritage, UNESCO’s 2nd recognition of Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park as a world natural heritage site,

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Vietnam tourism promoted in France

Vietnam tourism promoted in France

11/12/2015 - 16:30

(VOVworld) - A Vietnam tourism promotion drive, part of the National Tourism Program 2015, was recently launched in Paris.

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Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park gets 2nd UNESCO recognition as world heritage

Phong Nha-Ke Bang Park gets 2nd UNESCO recognition as world heritage

8/15/2015 - 15:56

(VOVworld)- Quang Binh province held a ceremony held on Friday in Dong Hoi city to receive the 2nd UNESCO Certificate on recognition of Phong Nha Ke Bang Park as a World Heritage.

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Phong Nha-Ke Bang to receive 2nd UNESCO recognition

Phong Nha-Ke Bang to receive 2nd UNESCO recognition

8/11/2015 - 16:41

(VOVworld) - The Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park will receive its second UNESCO certificate recognizing it as a World Heritage on Friday in Quang Binh province.

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Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park wins UNESCO’s 2nd recognition

Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park wins UNESCO’s 2nd recognition

7/4/2015 - 16:51

(VOVworld)- Vietnam’s Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park received its second UNESCO recognition on Friday.

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Vietnam attends “New European Days” festival in Belgium

Vietnam attends “New European Days” festival in Belgium

6/8/2015 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – The Overseas Vietnamese community in Belgium participated in the “New European Days” festival held at the Esplanade of the European Parliament in Brussels on Friday.

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Tourism program promotes Vietnam’s Son Doong cave in Singapore

Tourism program promotes Vietnam’s Son Doong cave in Singapore

6/1/2015 - 15:36

(VOVworld) - Vietnam is to launch a tourism promotion program in Singapore this Thursday and introduce a tour of Son Doong cave to ASEAN tourists who attend the upcoming 28 SEA Games.

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Argentinean media hail Son Doong beauty

Argentinean media hail Son Doong beauty

5/24/2015 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – Clarin, the most popular online newspaper in Argentina, has posted an article and a 6-minute video clip praising the amazing beauty of Son Doong cave in Vietnam’s Quang Binh province. The giant cave was discovered in 1991 but only explored for the first time in 2009.

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Quang Binh develops adventure tours exploring grottos

Quang Binh develops adventure tours exploring grottos

4/23/2015 - 18:49

(VOVworld) – A conference to promote tourism in Quang Binh province opens in Hanoi on Thursday. Delegates said Quang Binh has natural advantages for tourism and has built diverse tourist attractions. They suggested Quang Binh should promote its tourist trademark, the grottos of the Phong Nha – Ke Bang world natural heritage site.

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UNESCO-recognized heritages in Vietnam

UNESCO-recognized heritages in Vietnam

4/16/2015 - 16:38

(VOVworld)- Vietnam has 17 UNESCO-recognized heritage sites, of which 2 are natural, 5 are cultural, and 1 is a combined cultural and natural heritage and the rest are tangible or intangible cultural remains. This heritage reflects the beauty of Vietnam’s natural landscape and the richness of Vietnam’s culture.

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Tourists arrivals increase during Lunar New Year festival

Tourists arrivals increase during Lunar New Year festival

2/24/2015 - 16:12

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s Thua Thien – Hue province welcomed 50,000 tourists during the first week of the Lunar New Year, 33,000 of them from overseas. 30,000 tourists, including 10,000 foreigners, visited the Hue Imperial City complex during the first 3 days alone.

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Wednesday March 22, 2017

Wednesday March 22, 2017

(VOVworld) - We are very glad to know that Gerry Neumann has returned to his home in England safe and sound. On his latest email on March 20, Gerry wrote...

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...