Tag: "foreigner"

Police aim to tackle illegal foreign drivers

Police aim to tackle illegal foreign drivers

Foreigners can easily rent or buy motorbikes in Vietnam but many of them do not know the country’s traffic laws and traffic police find it difficult to punish them because of language barriers.

Vietnam boats save foreigners at sea

Vietnam boats save foreigners at sea

Two Spanish nationals, a Hong Kong (China) national, and a Malaysian, who reportedly went missing at sea, were saved by Vietnamese fishing boats, Malaysian officials said on May 12.

Ta Hien street, famous for foreign tourists

Ta Hien street, famous for foreign tourists

VOV.VN - Ta Hien Old Quarter Street, known as Pho Tay (Foreigner Street) becomes busy at night, especially at weekend when a large number of foreign backpackers and young Vietnamese people gather to chit hat while enjoying a glass of draught beer or lemon tea.

Danang seminar seeks ways to boost tourism

Danang seminar seeks ways to boost tourism

(VOV) - The Danang municipal People’s Committee in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on October 25 sponsored a seminar focusing on transforming the city into a leading international tourism centre.

Binh Thuan receives 2.8 mln arrivals in nine months

Binh Thuan receives 2.8 mln arrivals in nine months

(VOV) - In the nine months leading up to October, the number of tourists arriving in the southern province of Binh Thuan jumped 10% on-year to 2.8 million, grossing VND4,406 billion in revenue.

12 foreigners survive as boat capsizes in Halong Bay

12 foreigners survive as boat capsizes in Halong Bay

(VOV) - Twenty passengers, including 12 foreigners, luckily survived after their cruise ship turned upside down in Halong Bay – a World Heritage site in the northern province of Quang Ninh on August 28.

Lawmakers review policies on foreigner immigration

The National Assembly’s Committee of National Defence and Security in Hanoi on July 16 reviewed how effectively implement policies on immigration, migration and residence of foreigners in Vietnam.

Foreigners lead cultural tour of Hanoi

Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH)-a non-formal group of foreign residents living in Hanoi who work voluntarily to promote and preserve Vietnamese cultural and historical heritage-will host a city walk for people to discover Hanoi on May 18.