In spite of Vietnam’s many forms of weather, the heat, humidity, damp, and surprisingly chilliness of December, I wouldn’t really want to live anywhere else. There’s the ‘Goldilocks’ factor at work here. It’s not too cold, the summer is long, the winter is short, the rain is mostly warm, I’m not in a flood-prone area, and I haven’t worn anything heavier than a hoodie for the last fourteen years. … [Read more...] about Is it raining yet?
Upon their arrival in either Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, the tourists must follow social distancing orders, i.e. remaining in isolation and undergoing a healthcare examination in order to curb the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. … [Read more...] about Hanoi, HCM City to receive 1,700 more tourists stranded in Da Nang
Bui Ta Hoang Vu, Director of the municipal Department of Tourism, said the department will continue assessing losses caused by the pandemic and propose solutions to the municipal People’s Committee to deal with setbacks and maintain operation for enterprises. The department is studying scenarios to resume the tourism industry after the pandemic is brought under control and to continue investment so as to improve the quality of tourism products and services, he added. According to the municipal Department of Health, more than 36,000 people returning from Da Nang have made health declarations. However, airlines’ statistics show that 140,000 people were on flights from Da Nang to HCM City in July and this keeps the risk of COVID-19 infections in the community high. … [Read more...] about HCM City supports tourism businesses in face of COVID-19
The event entitled “Memories of Russia” was held to mark the 100th anniversary of Russia’s October Revolution. It features 200 books related to Marxism-Leninism philosophy, fine arts and art, science-technique, literature and so on. In addition, the event also covers a talk about the translations of Russian novels, a release of books by the Tong hop (General) Publishing House and the Tre (Young) Publishing House, to name but a few. … [Read more...] about Russian book week opened in HCM City
All the new cases were traced back to Da Nang, a touristy city on the central coast that began emerging as an outbreak hotbed late last month, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Da Nang