The nCoV virus has spread from mainland China to Thailand, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Macau, Hong Kong, the U.S., Singapore, Malaysia, France, Canada and Vietnam. Chinese authorities said as of Tuesday morning, January 28, 106 people had died of the disease. The number of confirmed cases of individuals infected with the virus reached over 4,500. … [Read more...] about Da Nang cathedral and hotel turn tourists away amid coronavirus fears
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Nguyen Van Hien, chief manager of the Marble Mountains, said, “Our upgrades, promotions, and fruitful cooperation with travel agents have lured more tourists to the Marble Mountains and, for sure, even more will come to this site following its recognition of a special national relic.” … [Read more...] about Marble Mountains – icon of Da Nang tourism
The famous Da Nang Cathedral on Tran Phu Street, which draws thousands of foreign tourists (mostly Chinese and Korean) every day, has been closed to tourists because of the "outbreak of the coronavirus," according to its website. A spokesperson said it would reopen when the health department sounds an all-clear. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese tourism hubs wary of Chinese tourists
Phailin Kingvongsa, a freshman at Da Nang University of Technology, said, “I would like to thank my Vietnamese parents for their great support. You (the parents) have given assistance to, taught and created the best conditions for us to learn new and useful things. These are the most beautiful days that will never fade in our minds. We promise to exert all-out efforts to achieve the best study results. When returning home, I will strive to be a good cadre and always remember you, my Vietnamese parents.” … [Read more...] about Lao children in Vietnamese families
For Da Nang, hosting APEC added more credibility to the city’s ability to hold major international events and its reputation as a competent and efficiently run alternative to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City for economic and social events. For the most part, I was impressed. The airport coped well enough, there were no major embarrassments and the overall atmosphere was positive. … [Read more...] about APEC and Damrey in Vietnam: Whew! It’s over!