USAID announces climate-smart, low-emission development project

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The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced a new project on October 20 that will assist Vietnam’s transition to climate-smart and low-emission development through improved forest protection, enhanced biodiversity conservation, and increased resilience of communities. USAID’s Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia, Ms. Gloria Steele, announced the USAID Green Annamites Project during a […]


Elephant sanctuary established in Quang Nam

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The Vietnam Administration of Forestry in partnership with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) announced the establishment of an elephant sanctuary in central Quang Nam province on September 7. The sanctuary covers nearly 19,000 hectares in Phuoc Ninh and Que Lam communes of Nong Son district, and a buffer zone covering about 25,000 hectares […]


Introduction of 7 New Tour Products

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Tours in Phu Vang, Phu Loc Dictricts and Huong Tra Town On the morning of July 25, 2017, at the meeting-hall, Thua Thien-Hue Department of Tourism, in collaboration with the People’s Committees of Phu Vang, Phu Loc Districts and Huong Tra Town, organized the introduction of new product/tour ideas in these areas. There were Mr. […]


Calls for 6 more countries to access visa exemptions

Vietnam visa exemptions

Travel period under visa exemptions should also be extended, Vietnam Private Sector Forum workshop hears. by Minh Tuyet The government should add six more countries to the list of those with visa exemptions: Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Belgium, and Switzerland, Mr. Hoang Nhan Chinh, Head of the Tourism Advisory Secretariat Board at the Vietnam […]


Joining Asia City Tours

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