Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (left) and Chinese Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping (Photo: VNA) Shanghai (VNA) – Vietnam always attaches importance to developing the friendly, stable, healthy and sustainable relationship with China, considering this one of the top priorities in the country’s foreign policy, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. He made the statement at a meeting with Chinese Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping in Shanghai on November 4 as part of his trip to China to attend the first International Import Expo of China (CIIE 2018) on November 4-5. PM Phuc called for joint efforts to maintain high-level visits and meetings, increase mutual political trust, promote important cooperation mechanisms between the two Parties and countries, further utilise potential of each side and boost cooperation in areas that make practical progress. The guest congratulated China on achievements the country has recorded after 40 years … [Read more...] about Vietnam considers relationship with China one of top priorities: PM
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The Hanoitimes - TripSavvy has announced its annual list of top 5 spectacular road trips in Asia that are great fun to drive. The road from Nha Trang to Quy Nhon in Vietnam has been ranked fifth among the spectacular road trips in Asia, according to TripSavvy, a travel site written by real experts. The route from Nha Trang to Quy Nhon. Photo: Getty Images. This 134-mile stretch of highway is spectacular, it's got mountain scenery on the inland side of the road and stunning sea views with golden beaches on the ocean side of the road. “It is easy to stretch this road trip into a vacation to stop in the many towns and villages along the way. Plus, you'll find plenty of places to relax on a beach,” TripSavvy wrote. Every two years, there is a week-long festival where visitors drive the route together and take part in a large celebration. If you want a memorable experience between Nha Trang to Quy Nhon, consider joining in that celebration. The Karakoram … [Read more...] about Vietnam road shines in TripSavvy’s 5 spectacular road trips in Asia list
A new tourism product is emerging in Vietnam, combining luxury MICE business trips with personal time spent travelling in style. The MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and events) and luxury travel business are two sectors of tourism that are becoming increasingly important and are beginning to operate in tandem. With the opinion widely held amongst experts that the MICE ‘tigers’ of Southeast Asia, Singapore and Malaysia, are nearing maximum capacity in terms of venues, Vietnam is seen as the fastest growing MICE destination-with the potential to become a serious competitor in the near future. In 2016, Hanoi, Danang, Nha Trang and Ho Chi Minh City added many more 4 and 5 star international hotels, many of them targeting the MICE market such as the Marriott in Hanoi, Melia Danang, and Intercontinental Nha Trang. This has positively impacted tourism recovery in Vietnam, with local and foreign travel agencies receiving significantly more MICE requests, especially from … [Read more...] about Vietnam set to become a MICE ‘tiger’ of Southeast Asia DTiNews
(VOVworld) – O Quy Ho is one of the 4 most daunting passes in Vietnam’s northwestern region. The other three are Ma Pi Leng in Ha Giang province, Khau Pha in Yen Bai, and Pha Din between Son La and Dien Bien province. The beauty and magnificence of O Quy Ho pass inspires adventure lovers. Legendary O Quy Ho pass in Vietnam’s northwest The 50-km long O Quy Ho pass, also known as Hoang Lien Son or May (Cloud) pass runs through the Hoang Lien Son range connecting Lai Chau and Lao Cai province. The pass is associated with a legend about the Love waterfall, where a fairy and a lumberjack named O Quy Ho met and fell in love. Because they could not get married, the fairy turned into a bird and flying over the mountain, called out his name “O Quy Ho”. The pass is also called “Cloud” pass because it is obscured by clouds the year round. Vu Truong Giang of Sa Pa township says that from the pass, visitors can admire the imposing panorama of Fansipan … [Read more...] about Legendary O Quy Ho pass in Vietnam’s northwest
VietNamNet Bridge - Russian cars have many loyal fans in Vietnam, but many complain that the cars are unaffordable. Auto K, the official distributor of UAZ vehicles in Vietnam, on March 13 announced the official selling prices of three UAZ models: VND460 million for UAZ Hunter, VND566 million for UAZ Pickup and VND686 million for UAZ Patriot. As predicted, the retail prices are described as ‘relatively high’. In fact, buyers were warned that they should not expect low prices for UAZ models in the immediate time, because the first batches of products imported to Vietnam won’t have preferential tariffs from the Vietnam-EAEU Free Trade Agreement. Russian cars have many loyal fans in Vietnam, but many complain that the cars are unaffordable. Nguyen Son, 34, in Hanoi, said with the selling prices, Russian cars would not find many buyers, because there were too many choices for customers now. “We like 4X4 vehicles. However, with the amount of money, we have many … [Read more...] about Will Russian cars sell well in Vietnam?