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Top opulent seaside resorts in Vietnam
With more than 3,260km of coastal lines, Vietnam owns numerous luxury seaside resorts with clear and clean beach, beautiful scenery, fresh air and delicious seafood dishes.
Six Senses Con Dao is the first five-star resort in Vung Tau province.
This year, Six Senses Con Dao receives distinctive Traveller’s Choice award, the highest honor given by TripAdvisor.
Six Senses Ninh Van in Nha Trang
Daily Mail names Six Senses Ninh Van the world's most romantic hotel room.
Amanoi Resort in Vinh Hy Bay in Ninh Thuan province- the first six-star resort in Vietnam.
The Ocean Pool Pavilions at Amanoi offers expansive views over Vinh Hy Bay.
InterContinental Danang wins Heartbeat Exellence Awards of the InterContinental Hotels Group.
Harnn Heritage Spa in InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort gets World Spa Awards while La Maison is cited by CNN as the best restaurants in the world.
Industry Ministry insists on developing more steel projects
When Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh on November 15 at a National Assembly q&a session denied there were special group interests in licensing the Ca Na steel complex project, the ministry’s website showed information that indicated support for large-scale steel projects. On the website and in a document sent to press agencies, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) said that it is the right time for Vietnam to develop a steel industry. The ministry predicted that Vietnam… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Dutch populist leader Wilders rises in polls after conviction
The Hague (AFP) - The party of populist anti-Islam Dutch MP Geert Wilders has risen strongly in the polls since the lawmaker was tried and convicted of discrimination, according to a survey published Sunday.If legislative elections due next March were held this week, Wilders' Freedom Party (PVV) would pick up 36 out of 150 seats in the lower house of parliament, making it the biggest single political group, it found.Before the trial began on October 31, the PVV was credited with 27 seats.During… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Officials: Tourist train company warned about rail issues
KINGSTON, N.Y. (AP) — New York transportation officials say operators of a Catskills tourist train had been warned about a rail safety issue months before a derailment left 25 stranded last month.The Daily Freeman of Kingston reports (http://bit.ly/2h1JMVn ) the Department of Transportation said in a Nov. 10 letter to Catskill Mountain Railroad that DOT inspectors had found track deficiencies along a stretch of track in May.The letter said the Oct. 28 derailment of a locomotive and a flatbed… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Daily fruit and vegetable imports top $2.9 million
Vietnam spent up to $194 million on fruit and vegetable imports between January and March 15 this year, equal to around an average USD2.9 million per day. According to the General Department of Customs, Vietnam imported fruits and vegetables worth USD31 million in the first two weeks of March, up USD7 million and USD15 million compared to the same period of last year and 2015 respectively. The figure put fruit and vegetables top among Vietnam’s imported goods this month. Vietnam spent up to… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Libya naval forces deny charges of attack on migrant boat
By Ahmed ElumamiTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan naval forces have denied accusations by a rescue organization that one of their crew had attacked a migrant boat packed with around 150 people, causing many to fall into the sea and at least four to drown.A spokesman for the naval forces in Tripoli, Ayoub Qassem said a patrol had only boarded one vessel to check why it was in Libyan waters.Germany-based Sea-Watch, one of several non-governmental organizations operating vessels off the coast of Libya,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...