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Three signature dishes of Binh Dinh’s coconut region

Banh trang dua, banh trung and banh hong are the delicacy trio of Hoai Nhon, a district famed for coconut products in Binh Dinh. Coconut has become an essential part of people’s lives in Hoai Nhon District, Binh Dinh. The coconut trees provide food, shade and protect the area from …

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Nha Trang suspends scuba tours to protect coral reefs

Nha Trang suspends scuba tours to protect coral reefs

Authorities in the central province of Khanh Hoa decided to halt scuba diving tours in areas within Nha Trang Bay that are vulnerable to mass coral reef destruction. The move came in the light of the shrinking coral reef ecosystem in Mun Island Marine Protected Area in Nha Trang Bay. …

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Vietnam boasts world’s fastest aviation recovery

Vietnam boasts world's fastest aviation recovery

Vietnam’s domestic aviation market is recovering at the fastest rate in the world with growth of 123 percent against pre-pandemic times, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam said. Among 25 analyzed markets, it was followed by Mexico, Brazil, Russia, Spain, Turkey and Australia, CAAV said on its website citing an …

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Vietjet launches direct services to Mumbai

Vietjet launches direct services to Mumbai

Vietjet Air has become the first Vietnamese carrier to operate direct flights to India’s commercial hub, Mumbai. It flies four times a week from HCMC and three times from Hanoi. The only Vietnamese carrier to fly to India, it already has services to New Delhi, the capital. India was one …

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International visitor number increases 13 times in May

International visitor number increases 13 times in May

The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in May grew by 12.8 times year-on-year to 172,000 as the country lifted most Covid restrictions including pre-departure test and medical declaration. In the first five months of this year, the country welcomed 365,000 foreign tourist arrivals, up 4.5 times year-on-year, according to …

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Japan scraps Covid warning on traveling to Vietnam

Japan scraps Covid warning on traveling to Vietnam

The Japanese government has scrapped a warning to its citizens against traveling for non-essential purposes to 36 countries and territories, including Vietnam. Its Foreign Ministry said the 36 have been moved from a Level 2 warning, under which citizens are required to refrain from all non-essential travel, to Level 1, …

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