The annual Tripadvisor Tripindex has ranked Hanoi as number one on the list for the best value destinations for a three-day city break, with a total cost of US$732.18 (VND15.7 million).
Knowing the importance of laughter to the good folk of Ho Chi Minh City, on Jun. 4 Saigon International Comedy will once again bring its contagious medicine to the citizens of this fair town. Teaming up with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Vietnam (CanCham), two of Canada’s finest comics, Pat Burtscher and Garrett Jamieson, will descend on Phatty’s for a night of unbridled, north-of-the-border hilarity.
Jetstar Pacific Airlines has announced that it will begin Hanoi to Hong Kong services on Sep. 7 in order to accommodate the increasing demand for travel between the two cities.
Renowned American singer Katy Perry is set to address several hundreds of aspiring young Vietnamese and noted entrepreneurs in a Forbes summit to be held in Ho Chi Minh City next month.
One of Macau's top casino junket operators Suncity, VinaCapital a Vietnamese investment group and Hong Kong ‘s Chow Tai Fook Enterprises will team up to develop a US$4 billion casino resort in Vietnam, according to the companies involved in the project.