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Da Nang cafes, restaurants offer free restrooms for tourists
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Da Nang cafes, restaurants offer free restrooms for tourists

VietNamNet Bridge – More than 300 restaurants, cafés, bars, hotels and shopping centres are offering free restrooms for tourists in the downtown area as part of an effort to boost hospitality in the

Most beautiful street divider in Vietnam to be hacked back to make way for traffic
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Most beautiful street divider in Vietnam to be hacked back to make way for traffic

En Vnexpress - Trees and flowers will be replaced by cars and motorbikes as congestion takes precedence in Hanoi.

Hanoi and Saigon grab a bite on list of world's best places for food
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Hanoi and Saigon grab a bite on list of world's best places for food

En Vnexpress - Just one more reason why globetrotters should put the two biggest cities in Vietnam on their menus.

Deutsche Bank provides US$100 million loan for FE CREDIT
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Deutsche Bank provides US$100 million loan for FE CREDIT

NDO - The VPBank Finance Company Limited (FE CREDIT) and Germany's Deutsche Bank signed a secured loan worth US$100 million in Ho Chi Minh City on November 23.

Saigon to close downtown streets for int’l marathon this weekend
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Saigon to close downtown streets for int’l marathon this weekend

En Vnexpress - More than 4,000 athletes from 44 countries will be testing their endurance on Sunday morning.

Dining goes digital for Thailand's street food vendors
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Dining goes digital for Thailand's street food vendors

En Vnexpress - Thailand is famous for its traditional street stalls that offer everything from stir-fried noodles to clothes.

Accessible travel website for the disabled launched
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Accessible travel website for the disabled launched

A tourism portal dedicated to people with disabilities (PWDs) was launched by the Hanoi Disabled People Association on November 22.

Vietnam opts for royal blood for tourism ambassador to S. Korea
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Vietnam opts for royal blood for tourism ambassador to S. Korea

En Vnexpress - The 26th descendant of a Ly Dynasty prince will be touting tourism overseas.

Connected for 20 years: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam
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Connected for 20 years: How the internet has changed life in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - ‘If we had not been brave enough to open the door, we would have felt guilty now for obstructing the country’s development.’

Northwestern provinces boost links for sustainable tourism development
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Northwestern provinces boost links for sustainable tourism development

The northwestern mountainous region has huge potential and advantages for tourism development as it boasts beautiful landscapes and historical sites, rich natural resources, diverse ecology and

Double-decker bus tour for Hanoi by next June
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Double-decker bus tour for Hanoi by next June

VietNamNet Bridge – Ha Noi plans to officially launch a double-decker bus tour in the capital city from June next year.

More street food zones in the making for downtown Saigon
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More street food zones in the making for downtown Saigon

En Vnexpress - Business has been booming at the first two zones, which were set up following the city's sidewalk purge.

VN’s first station for electric vehicles opens in Da Nang
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VN’s first station for electric vehicles opens in Da Nang

Viet Nam’s first electric vehicle quick charger system opened on Monday in the central city of Da Nang.

Companies pledge VND40 billion for local tourism publicity
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Companies pledge VND40 billion for local tourism publicity

Eight major tourism companies have pledged VND40 billion (US$1.7 million) to carry out promotion and advertising campaigns for the tourism sector.

US$54 million solar power project planned for Binh Phuoc
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US$54 million solar power project planned for Binh Phuoc

NDO – The Binh Phuoc provincial People’s Committee has approved an investment plan for a 49-megawatt solar power project worth US$54 million, with funding from TaTa Power, an Indian power company, as

South Korea to issue e-visas for Vietnam tourists
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South Korea to issue e-visas for Vietnam tourists

South Korea will loosen visa requirements and issue e-visas for Vietnamese visitors as the number of Vietnamese tourists to the Northeast Asian nation is growing significantly.

Industry 4.0 offers great development opportunities for Vietnam: Deputy PM Hue
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Industry 4.0 offers great development opportunities for Vietnam: Deputy PM Hue

NDO – Each industrial revolution (IR) in the world’s history has created opportunities for a number of countries and Vietnam's development opportunities will be in the fourth Industrial Revolution

Great potential for trade promotion between Vietnam and Hong Kong (China)
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Great potential for trade promotion between Vietnam and Hong Kong (China)

NDO – Vietnam and Hong Kong (China) have great potential to enhance economic cooperation, especially on increasing the value of trade between the two.

Special economic zones - new impetus for economic development
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Special economic zones - new impetus for economic development

NDO – Vietnam is promoting the establishment of three special economic zones (SEZs), including Van Don (Quang Ninh province), Bac Van Phong (Northern Van Phong, in Khanh Hoa), and Phu Quoc (Kien

Float through the forest for a price
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Float through the forest for a price

VietNamNet Bridge – Visitors to a nipa palm forest in Cam Thanh Commune on the lower Thu Bon River will have to pay entrance fees from next month.

Da Vinci portrait of Christ sells for record $450.3 mln in New York
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Da Vinci portrait of Christ sells for record $450.3 mln in New York

En Vnexpress - The painting is the last da Vinci left in private hands.

More electric buses proposed for HCM City tourists
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More electric buses proposed for HCM City tourists

VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City’s Department of Transport has proposed to the city’s authority to begin the operation of electric buses to transport tourists from wharfs to hotels or tourism sites.

This is the season for tasty chestnuts
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This is the season for tasty chestnuts

VietNamNet Bridge – Trung Khanh chestnuts are one of the nation’s tastiest and meatiest fruits. They have won a following among locals and foreigners.

Teams pitch smart cities solutions for VN
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Teams pitch smart cities solutions for VN

Team GridComm, pitching a smart street lighting solution for cities, along with their partner G Element, a 3D software...

Female bodybuilders stretch for new beauty standard in Thailand
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Female bodybuilders stretch for new beauty standard in Thailand

En Vnexpress - 'Today, sporty trends are in.'