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Vietnam offers super cheap train tickets through Christmas holiday
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Vietnam offers super cheap train tickets through Christmas holiday

En Vnexpress - Tickets of up to $4.40 will be available for travel on all routes until December 27.

Summer holiday fun at Resorts World Sentosa Singapore
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Summer holiday fun at Resorts World Sentosa Singapore

En Vnexpress - Pack your bags, grab your swimwear and set your out-of-office message because it’s time for some overseas summer fun.

The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven
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The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven

En Vnexpress - The government has ordered a crackdown on the so-called tour guides who behave like gangsters.

Beaches, eco-tourism spots packed with holiday revellers
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Beaches, eco-tourism spots packed with holiday revellers

EN VietNamNet - Tourist spots, hotels and amusement venues, and buses and ferries across the country were packed with holidaymakers during the four-day holiday that ended on May 2.

Bookings for holiday tours rise, prices steady
Travel

Bookings for holiday tours rise, prices steady

EN VietNamNet - The number of bookings for tours during the upcoming holiday celebrating Liberation Day and May Day, from April 29 to May 2, has risen by 15-25 per cent compared to the same period

6 cheap holiday destinations in northern Vietnam
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6 cheap holiday destinations in northern Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - Here’s our choice for the top six cheap week end holiday destinations in northern Vietnam close to Hanoi that will run under US$43 per day per person.

Holiday tour bookings surge
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Holiday tour bookings surge

EN VietNamNet - Tour bookings for the Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labor Day (May 1) holiday have grown 15-25% year-on-year but tour prices have remained mostly unchanged.

VN-Australia reciprocal work, holiday visa agreement launched
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VN-Australia reciprocal work, holiday visa agreement launched

Bao Moi - VGP – Viet Nam and Australia launched a reciprocal work and holiday visa agreement on March 1, 2017.

Travel increases during Tet holiday in many localities
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Travel increases during Tet holiday in many localities

Bao Moi - Many provinces across the country have reported a decent number of visitors during the Tet (Lunar New Year) 2017 holiday.

Over 2,000 hospitalized due to fights during Tet holiday in Vietnam
Health

Over 2,000 hospitalized due to fights during Tet holiday in Vietnam

Baomoi - Over 2,200 people across Vietnam were hospitalized following physical confrontations during the first three days alone of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, the Ministry of Health said on

Holiday travel demand increases on Lunar New Year
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Holiday travel demand increases on Lunar New Year

Bao Moi - More travel agents are offering luxury cruise tours or charter flights as demand spikes during Lunar New Year.

Stock market to remain quiet ahead of Tet holiday
Business

Stock market to remain quiet ahead of Tet holiday

Vietnamnet - The stock market will likely remain quiet this week as investors hold back from making further purchases, lowering trading liquidity, brokerage companies say.

Tourism to peak during Tet holiday
Travel

Tourism to peak during Tet holiday

Bao Moi - In recent years, instead of welcoming in the Lunar New Year at home, many Vietnamese families have opted to go travelling to experience the Tet atmosphere in domestic and international

Grab your bags and run: How Saigon airport congestion triggers holiday stress
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Grab your bags and run: How Saigon airport congestion triggers holiday stress

En Vnexpress - A sea of vehicles surrounding Tan Son Nhat means security check these days often begins with your panic run on the street.

Defiant Bosnian Serbs celebrate their controversial holiday
World

Defiant Bosnian Serbs celebrate their controversial holiday

Yahoo News BANJA LUKA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian Serbs are celebrating a contentious holiday in defiance of the country's other ethnic groups, its constitutional court and the international

Bosnian Serbs to hold divisive 'national holiday'
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Bosnian Serbs to hold divisive 'national holiday'

Yahoo News Serbs in Bosnia are set to hold a deeply divisive holiday on Monday, a date tied to the fragile nation's brutal 1990s war and a sensitive issue for other ethnic groups. The date has huge

Online holiday sales rise 11 percent to $91.7 billion
Tech

Online holiday sales rise 11 percent to $91.7 billion

Yahoo News - Online sales during the recently concluded holiday season rose to $91.7 billion, topping 2015's tally by 11 percent. That's according to Adobe, which says over $1 billion in sales were

High tide brings flooding to Saigon during New Year holiday
Politics

High tide brings flooding to Saigon during New Year holiday

Many families in District 12 were hit with a surprise on Monday night and had to rush saving whatever they could.

Top HCM City holiday day trip destinations
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Top HCM City holiday day trip destinations

EN VietNamNet - Whatever your interests, there’s something in Ho Chi Minh City to suit you. We’ve listed here some great easy and affordable day trip destinations certain to get into the holiday

Saigon jammed ahead of New Year Holiday
Politics

Saigon jammed ahead of New Year Holiday

The three-day national holiday sent millions scrambling for home on Friday.

Ideal places near Hanoi for New Year holiday
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Ideal places near Hanoi for New Year holiday

EN VietNamNet - If you want to spend the New Year holidays with your close friends or family at a nice place near the capital city, here’s a good choice for top destinations.

US jobless claims fall in week before Christmas holiday
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US jobless claims fall in week before Christmas holiday

Yahoo News New US claims for jobless benefits fell in the week before the Christmas holiday, continuing a record streak of low levels, the Labor Department reported Thursday. First-time claims for

Islamic State supporters call for more holiday attacks in Europe
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Islamic State supporters call for more holiday attacks in Europe

Yahoo News A pro-Islamic State group on Wednesday urged supporters of the jihadists to carry out attacks on targets such as markets and hospitals in Europe over the Christmas holiday period and urged

Amazon reveals Echo devices were the best-selling holiday products this year
Tech

Amazon reveals Echo devices were the best-selling holiday products this year

Yahoo News - E-commerce giant Amazon has revealed the best-selling products across Amazon this year, boasting record-setting sales of its Echo gadget line. According to the company, customers "gifted