The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines organised a workshop to introduce a programme entitled “Four countries, one destination” in Nagoya city of Aichi prefecture on Oct. 11 as part of its efforts to promote Vietnam ’s image, culture and tourism potential in Japan .
A roadshow will be held in Ukraine by the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) from November 12 to 15, 2011. This is one of activities of the Viet Nam National Tourism Promotion Programme 2011 and a part of the event "Viet Nam Culture Days in Ukraine".
A team of seven Japanese film makers, together with three cave explorers from the British Cave Research Association, on May 9 started work on a 3D documentary on the world's largest cave in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh.
The Continental Saigon Hotel will start the Christmas celebrations at 10:30pm on December 24. Guests will be welcomed in the lobby with Xmas carols played on piano and violin and a selection of cocktails and champagne before enjoying the main party with many traditional Christmas dishes and fresh seafood.
Vietnam has been working on a dossier of Xoan singing, a folk strain of northern Phu Tho Province, to be submitted to UNESCO for recognition as an “Intangible Cultural Heritage in need of Urgent Protection”.