On Saturday the four-star Riverside hotel on Tran Hung Dao Street along the Han River posted a notice saying it would not take in guests from China at the moment because China is where the coronavirus disease is spreading. The hotel added that it will make an announcement when it is ready to serve Chinese tourists. … [Read more...] about Da Nang cathedral and hotel turn tourists away amid coronavirus fears
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Hoang Van Tuyen, director of the Lao Cai International Tourism Joint Stock Company and president of the Lao Cai Tourism Association, said, "This year, because of the nCoV pneumonia, the number of tourists traveling through the Lao Cai border gate has fallen by 99 percent." … [Read more...] about Vietnamese tourism hubs wary of Chinese tourists
APEC carried a lot of weight this year for Vietnam and Da Nang. Vietnam’s wish to wrap up the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal although Canada at some point wanted to back out for reasons unknown was the big item. The idea was the deal would act as a ‘counterweight’ to the immense power of Chinese economic influence. With the country hoping to expand export markets further, it would have been an unexpected blow had Canada really left the negotiation table. … [Read more...] about APEC and Damrey in Vietnam: Whew! It’s over!
Acute pneumonia caused by the nCoV virus has spread rapidly in 30 provinces across mainland China. Besides Vietnam, the disease has also spread to Thailand, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong, the U.S., Singapore, Malaysia, France, Canada and Germany. … [Read more...] about Vietnam health ministry calls for tighter virus control in 11 localities
Earlier, 500 former Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and advisors in Laos were also very touched to attend a meeting in the presence of Lao Defense Minister General Chansamone Chanyalath and representatives from central agencies and the People's Army of Laos. It seemed to make no difference among the participants whether they were Vietnamese or Lao citizens, or which country or which culture they came from, or which language they spoke. It was comradeship and brotherhood that brought them closer together. … [Read more...] about Forever Vietnam – Laos relationship