Da Nang becomes an attractive tourist destination for Japanese

Da Nang becomes an attractive tourist destination for Japanese

In addition to its popular tourism markets which include China, South Korea and Russia, Da Nang will focus on attracting more Japanese tourists to the city in 2014 to increase the tourist arrival numbers as well as local revenue. Da Nang is emerging as…

Da Nang resort chiefs win Golden Spoon contest

Da Nang resort chiefs win Golden Spoon contest

A team of three chefs from Intercontinental Da Nang Sun Peninsula Resort won first prize at the Chiec Thia Vang (Golden Spoon) contest, receiving 1 billion VND (47,370 USD) in cash and a trophy. Co-organised by the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Association, the…

Narita-Da Nang air route set to open

Narita-Da Nang air route set to open

A direct air route from the Da Nang Airport to Japan’s Narita Airport will be launched in July, the deputy director of the foreign affairs department of Vietnam Airlines, Mai Dang Hieu, confirmed on January 17. The rout will create a conducive environment for…

Specialised area opens for sale of Non Nuoc stone sculptures

Specialised area opens for sale of Non Nuoc stone sculptures

A specialised area selling stone sculptures from the Non Nuoc stone carving village in Da Nang was officially opened on 1 January 2014. It is one part of the “Building Trading Areas and Shopping Centres to Develop Tourism” project which has been launched by…