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Con Dao from hell on earth to tourist paradise

Con Dao from “hell on earth” to “tourist paradise”

17/08/2020 10:39 GMT+7

Con Dao has been voted one of the best “secret” and most “appealing” islands on earth by Australian Lonely Planet and US Travel and Leisure magazines. Once a “hell on earth” for thousands of political prisoners before 1975, Con Dao has now turned into “tourist heaven” home to deserted white sand beaches with crystal clear waters and a natural reserve boasting rich marine ecosystems.
Bau Truc the quintessence of Cham pottery

Bau Truc, the quintessence of Cham pottery

22/07/2020 15:16 GMT+7

For the Cham ethnic people, ceramics not only are used as daily utensils, but more importantly, they are an intermedia for them to connect with gods. Bau Truc pottery village in Ninh Thuan province is a perfect destination for visitors to explore the quintessence of Cham pottery making and their unique culture.
Da Lat the capital of flower export

Da Lat, the capital of flower export

22/06/2020 09:52 GMT+7

Da Lat, known as the city of flowers, is set to become a fresh flower export hub in Southeast Asia. The central highlands city aims to raise its annual flower export value far beyond the current 50 million US dollars to match its capacity of producing yearly 3.1 billion flower branches. 
The battle against COVID-19  in Vietnam

The battle against COVID-19 in Vietnam

05/05/2020 15:36 GMT+7

Since the first COVID-19 infection in Vietnam on January 23, the whole political system and the entire population, with a high consensus, entered the fight against the disease. By May 4, the country had basically contained the epidemic, a feat which was praised by the international community.
Ho Chi Minh City a modern metropolis

Ho Chi Minh City, a modern metropolis

27/04/2020 11:29 GMT+7

Forty-five years after the country’s reunification, Ho Chi Minh City has transformed from a war-damaged city into a major economic hub in the country and Southeast Asia. With a population of around 13 million, the city aims to become a smart and modern urban area.
The silk road of Vietnam

The silk road of Vietnam

17/03/2020 09:41 GMT+7

Vietnamese silk is highly valued in the world for its special qualities even though the country is not a global silk hub. World Silk Union Secretary General Fei Jianming agreed that “Vietnam’s silk industry has the best foundation among Southeast Asian nations with its thousand-year-old craft villages. Vietnam exports more silk fiber than Japan and China, and more raw silk than Cambodia and Thailand.” 
Non Nuoc Cao Bang a land of amazing landscapes

Non Nuoc Cao Bang, a land of amazing landscapes

04/02/2020 10:38 GMT+7

With magnificent scenery and original geological features, Non Nuoc Cao Bang global geopark has brought opportunities for the northern province of Cao Bang to develop tourism and promote the culture of indigenous ethnic groups.
The tunes of gods and fairies

The tunes of gods and fairies

26/01/2020 23:39 GMT+7

Then singing, regarded as the tunes of gods and fairies, deeply shows the religious life and culture of the Tay, Nung and Thai in the northern mountainous region. With its human values, the folk singing has been recognized as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO.