The Vietnam Beer Alcohol and Beverage Association has recommended abolishing the regulation that star-ranked hotels and tourist sites have to be licensed for selling alcohol products.

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First Miss World Vietnam competition kicks off

The first Miss World Vietnam has started as the country searches for a contestant for the global Miss World 2019 competition which will take place in Thailand in November.

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park flight seeks licensing

A tour to visit Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh will be available from next month, according to the provincial tourism department.

Masan feels the heat over ill-judged chili sauce promotion

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism intends to investigate the Masan Group's use of a model of President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum at a supermarket in Hanoi to promote chilli sauce.

Ly Son Island residents facing petrol shortage

Residents on Ly Son Island are facing the lack of petrol after the local tankers were banned from sailing due to safety concerns.

A delegation of US senators, led by Vice Chairman of the US Senate Committee on Appropriations Patrick Leahy, paid a visit to the Temple of Literature in Hanoi during their official visit to Vietnam on April 18.