(TITC) – In order to attract more international tourists from Spain and Italy to Viet Nam, from 2-5 October, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organized roadshows to introduce Viet Nam tourism in Milan, Rome (Italy) and Valencia (Spain). 
The Vietnamese Culture Week opened in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on October 4, as an event to mark the the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Viet Nam and Cambodia.
Thu Vong Nguyet, the biggest cultural event celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival, will be held at Ha Noi’s Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature) from September 29 to October 1. 
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on September 22 announced the theme and activities of the National Tourism Year 2018, which will be hosted by the north-eastern province of Quang Ninh.
A paragliding festival kicked off at Mu Cang Chai district’s Khau Pha mountain pass of the northwestern province of Yen Bai on September 23, drawing the participation of 111 domestic and foreign pilots.
(TITC) – From 13-20 September, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organized roadshows to promote Viet Nam tourism in Nordic countries including Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden.
The Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) will join France's international tourism trade fair Top Resa, held from September 26th to 29th, to promote Viet Nam’s tourism, introduce the country and its people to the Francophone community and the world.
Various cultural activities will dazzle audiences throughout Muong Lo Culture Tourism Week, scheduled to take place in Nghia Lo town, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai from September 23-29.
Representatives from Viet Nam - Cuba Friendship Association in Ha Noi on September 12th visited the Ambassador of the Cuban Republic to Viet Nam Herminio López Diaz on the occasion of the completion of his term in Viet Nam.
Ha Noi’s Department of Tourism on September 8 introduced the city’s tourism potentials to Swedish travel companies and discussed solutions to boost bilateral cooperation in this field.
More than 700 businesses from 32 localities nationwide and 18 countries and territories will participate in the 13th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh city (ITE HCMC), which will run at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre from September 7th to 9th.
Vietnamese photographer Nguyen A published on December 30 a photo book featuring 11 UNESCO-recognised Vietnamese cultural heritage practices.
More than 206,600 tourists visited Ha Noi during the New Year holiday from December 31, 2016 to January 2, 2017.
Diverse activities under the theme “Salute 2017 - Delicious food at the beginning of the year” are taking place at the Viet Nam National Villages for Ethnic Culture and Tourism from December 1st, 2016 to January 2nd, 2017.
The pilot issuance of e-visa for foreigners entering Viet Nam will last for two years from Feb 1, 2017. 
Ha Noi Department of Tourism
Address: 3B Hoang Dieu- Ba Dinh- Ha Noi- Viet Nam
Tel : 
(+ 8424) 37339898        Email:vanthu_sodl@hanoi.gov.vn