Hanoi’s Department of Tourism has organised a series of training courses to improve qualifications of tourism workers and managers as many of them have failed to satisfy the work’s requirements.
Over 3.2 million foreign tourists visited Vietnam in the first three months of 2017, representing a year-on-year increase of 29 percent, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT)
Associate Professor Pham Trung Luong, former deputy director of the Institute for Tourism Development under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, speaks to Bnews.vn on how to turn the tourism industry into a spearhead economic sector.
Stretch out in style and enjoy the comfortable seats and clean toilets on the nine-hour journey.
Over 100 motorbike riders in Ho Chi Minh City were fined on February 15 for driving on sidewalks as the local administration looks to reestablish order on its streets.
VOV.VN - Since last autumn, the Hanoi Opera House has been staging more world class art performances in accordance with a new policy of the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism.
VOV.VN -A wooden cruise ship moored at the famous Halong Bay in Vietnam caught fire in the early morning hours of January 10 and burst into a ball of fire.
VOV.VN - Visitors from the UK, France, Australia and Denmark were interested in the bustling atmosphere of New Year’s Eve in Hanoi.
Hanoi tourism sector is set on attracting 23.4 million visitors, including 4.08 million foreign tourists, in 2017, with revenue of over US$2.89 billion.
The embassies of the UK and Australia on December 13 officially opened visa application centers in Vietnam’s central city of Danang.
Riding bikes to rural villages, enjoying street food in Hanoi, learning to cook in Hoi An or watching Water Puppet shows are unforgettable experiences of foreign visitors to Vietnam.
Located in District 1, Ben Thanh Market is one of the iconic centers of Ho Chi Minh City. Visitors can find almost everything here, from clothing, shoes, bags and jewelry, to kitchen ware, groceries, sweets and, most importantly, food.
VOV.VN -Readers of UK magazine, The Guardian, have revealed 10 things foreign tourists should do in Vietnam to make their travels more interesting.
VOV.VN - The Lam Dong Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced the number of foreign arrivals to the central highlands province of Lam Dong has increased sharply this year.
VOV.VN -Saigontourist Travel Service on November 22 received more than 1,000 foreign tourists on the SuperStar Virgo cruise ship that docked at Phu My port, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province.
Hanoi welcomed 3.2 million international tourist arrivals in the first ten months of 2016, up 23% year-on-year and close to the figure recorded in 2015 (3.36 million), according to the municipal Department of Tourism.
VOV.VN - Hoi An ancient town in the central province of Quang Nam was deeply submerged on November 2-3 as floodwaters from upstream of the Thu Bon River flowing down into Hoi An.
Two foreign tourists have touched the hearts of local residents in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam after the pair joined in to fortify a local dike near the famed tourist city of Hoi An.
While domestic fashion brands are still struggling to gain ground in their home market, the recent arrival of international brands in Vietnam has quickly received a heartened welcome from customers.
Vietnam welcomed over 7.2 million foreign tourists in the first nine months of 2016, a year on year rise of 25.7%.