Hanoi Times - Vietnam and Thailand signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Vocational Training Development in ACMECS countries in Hanoi on November 6th, 2008 in order to establish a necessary framework for implementing co-operation programs between Vietnam and Thailand in vocational training development for the ACMECS countries. The Parties shall strengthen closer their co-ordination and co-operation in vocational training development for the ACMECS countries to enhance the ACMECS countries' capacity in the field of vocational training through Thailand - Vietnam co-operation programs on capacity building for vocational training and training of trainers for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam. Strengthen capacity of the ACMECS countries in formulation and execution of vocational training development policies and plans.Enhance the quality of trainers of the ACMECS countries through fellowship programs, training courses, seminar and exchange visits.Promote collaboration … [Read more...] about Vietnam and Thailand sign MoU on Vocational Training Development in ACMECS countries
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Luxury Travel Ltd. has launched the first in a series of set departure, luxury travel packages in Vietnam and Cambodia, allowing guests to experience the finest food, nature and culture, while discovering the countries essential highlights and witnessing its astounding diversity, from north to south. The "Vietnam Highlights in 12 days" programme will be departing on the 1st of every month from Ho Chi Minh City. Also, there will be scheduled departures for the "Vietnam and Cambodia Experience in 14 days" starting from Hanoi on the 15th of every month and ending in Siem Riep, Cambodia. "Vietnam and Cambodia are fast emerging as luxury travel destinations," said Luxury Travel founder Pham Ha. These journeys are billed as perfect for first-time travellers anxious about travelling to Vietnam and Cambodia, families and small groups of friends, as well as single travellers not wanting to travel alone. With small groups of up to only 12 guests per departure (with a minimum of 2 … [Read more...] about Luxury Travel’s charming Vietnam and Cambodia ventures
For British backpackers Helen Bonnel and Tom Edwards, several years of travelling around the world is not enough. Helen Bonnel (L) and Tom Edwards from the UK are on a month-long cycling tour across Vietnam to raise donations for disadvantaged children. … [Read more...] about Crazy cyclists pedal along Vietnam in pyjamas
The Hanoi Times - In a constant effort to preserve the authenticity of its destinations, Victoria Hotels & Resorts has always been promoting the cultural richness of Vietnam and Cambodia with unique packages and tours not only to discover local inhabitants' daily life but also to share unforgettable moments with them. Earlier this year, Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa welcomed one class from the Ho Chi Minh CityFrenchSchool - Ecole Colette and designed a special program for the 7 to 8 years old school children. The aim of the school project was to help the children to discover the multi-cultural country that they live in, the concept of sharing and opening up to a different "world" through art. One of the Ecole Colette's ideas was to teach the children painting using Sapa minority tribes as models and with the help of Mrs Helene Kling, a well-know French painter based in Vietnam. After 9 sessions of hard work and learning the techniques of oil painting in Ho Chi Minh … [Read more...] about Victoria Hotels & Resorts focus on local culture preservation and environment protection
Vietnam's first luxury tour operator has pinned high hope on expanding its British clientele following its successful show at the recent World Travel Market London 2012. Pham Ha, CEO and founder of Luxury Travel held high level meetings with representatives of a large number of companies and the leaders of the luxury tourism industry. "There are many tour operators and travel agents who are interested in our award winning luxury tour operations and who are looking for new luxury travel products in Vietnam thanks to new direct flights and huge demand from British travelers. Vietnam is getting more and more popular in the UK and Ireland markets and we have many new contracts and accounts. We are seeing particular demand for Myanmar and the biggest growth is expected for this country, which is becoming more popular in the UK due to political changes and new developments. Further, this year again, Luxury Travel is an official supporter of Responsible Tourism Day at WTM," said Ha. … [Read more...] about Luxury Travel Vietnam has a successful show at WTM London 2012.