Vietnam’s tourism brand will benefit from developing more world-class cultural festivalsSABECO ROLLS OUT NEW PROMOTION BRAND NEW HOUSE AWAITS LUCKY CUSTOMERModern theme parks and man-made marvels have energised tourism destinations throughout VietnamHOW HOTEL OWNERS AND OPERATORS CAN DRIVE PROFITS THROUGH INNOVATIONHongkong Land signs up Coteccons as main contractor for The Marq Sun Group has set out to transform the entertainment and leisure industry so domestic tourists in Vietnam don’t have to fly abroad to experience world-class entertainment. We spoke to Dang Minh Truong – Chairman of Sun Group - about how they will continue to develop the attractions industry in Vietnam under the Sun World Entertainment brand. Mr. Dang Minh Truong – Chairman of Sun Group Sun World has a strong presence in many popular destinations in Vietnam. What makes these venues so special compared to other places of entertainment? Our biggest aim is offering world-class … [Read more...] about Having the most fun in the world while at home
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The Hanoitimes - The Telegraph has announced its list of the most popular charity challenges in the world and Vietnam is on it. Beaches, temples and rice paddies in Vietnam have been ranked 15th among the 20 most popular charity challenges in the world, according to a list released by The Telegraph, a UK daily newspaper. Cycle Vietnam from north to south. Photo: Getty Images The Telegraph advises travelers that a 250-mile (400km) cycle from the north to the south of Vietnam, starting in the capital Hanoi and pedaling down to Ho Chi Minh City. From Hanoi, the cycle heads for Hue, which is lined with ancient temples and tombs before stopping at Hoi An, a colonial city with riverside cafés, colonial architecture and a patchwork of rice paddies and sandy beach. Then it’s off to My Son, the site of Vietnam’s most extensive Cham remains, set in a jungle valley. You’ll follow nature’s trail all the way to the Marble Mountains and to Da Nang before … [Read more...] about Vietnam shines in Telegraph’s list most popular charity challenges in the world
This family name of Vietnam is among the most ten common family names in the world. Nguyen is the surname of around 40 percent of Vietnam’s population, according to Theworldgeography.com. Quynh Nguyen, classical pianist Below are the ten most popular surnames in the world: 1. Li or Lee – over 100 million people This is a popular family name in China, with around 7.9 percent of the population having that surname. A Korean surname that uses the same Chinese character, which is often Romanized as Lee, is the second most common Korean surname, after Kim. Both the Korean family name Lee and the Vietnamese family name Lý was derived from the same Chinese character as the Chinese surname. Taken collectively, these surnames make Li the most common surname in the world. 2. Zhang – around 100 million people The World Guinness Record Book published in 1990 recognized that Zhang is the most popular surname in the world. In early 2006, the Chinese Academy of Sciences ranked … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s Nguyen family name most common in the world
Vietnam can expect its fintech ecosystem to grow in the near future should it pay attention to the funding issue, growing talent in the field, and a legal framework to support such growth. Vietnam is currently ranked second in the number of incubator, accelerator, and innovation labs in the region, behind only Singapore. This is a positive signal for the development of fintech in Vietnam. The country has another advantage in being a young and digitally savvy economy. As per an EY report, around 90 per cent of payments are still in cash. That is the reason why Vietnamese fintech startups have strong focus on payment—47 per cent specialises in this sub-sector, ranking highest in the region. There are also some fintech associations in Vietnam where fintech startups can gather to update, improve their knowledge, seek support, share experiences, and develop a legal framework for this industry. “Fintech companies are still small in scale and the policies and regulations for … [Read more...] about E&Y: Where is fintech in Vietnam?
The legendary Yangtze Giant Softshell Turtle (also known as the Hoan Kiem Turtle) has been named on a list of the world’s top 25 most endangered tortoises and freshwater turtles published by the Turtle Conservation Coalition. The Rafetus swinhoe is among the world’s 25 most endangered tortoise and freshwater turtle species, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Turtle Conservation Coalition. There are only four of the species left in the world, one of which can be found in Dong Mo Lake on the outskirts of Hanoi. The near-extinct species is joined by three others also found in Vietnam, as reported by the IUCN’s 2018 publication ‘Turtles in Trouble: The World’s 25+ most Endangered Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles’. The Yangtze Giant Softshell Turtle is one of the largest freshwater turtles in the world, and can reach 120 kilograms (19 stones). The species is known from the Red River in China and Vietnam, … [Read more...] about Vietnam home to one of the last endangered turtles in the world: report