Hanoi expects to serve 23.83 million visitors, including 4.95 foreigners, this year, a rise of 9% from the previous year.
VOV.VN - The south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa grossed over VND12,800 billion in tourism revenue over the first nine months of the year, an increase of over 28.7% against the same period last year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Thailand has attained third place in terms of tourism revenue according to 2016-2017 statistics released by the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
Tourism will become a key economic sector of the northern province of Ninh Binh by 2025, local officials said at a tourism conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 8.
According to the General Statistics Office, the number of international tourists to Vietnam reached 1,199,421 in February, increasing 19.1% from the previous month and 42.2% year-on-year.
The city, known for cheap food and accommodation options, is much more affordable than many other Asian destinations.
The local-based Vntrip.vn has said that it found shortcomings and lack of transparency in competition between domestic and foreign enterprises, especially in online hotel booking.
International arrivals to Vietnam increased 17.8 percent against the same period last year to reach 3,248,634 at the end of April, according to General Statistics Office (GSO) figures.
VOV.VN - Around 2.459 million foreigners visited Vietnam in the first three months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 19.9%, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
Ho Chi Minh City set a goal of welcoming 5.1 million international visitors and 21.8 million domestic travelers this year, earning a total of VND103 trillion (nearly US$4.8 billion) in revenue.
Tourism revenue of Quang Binh Province in north-central Vietnam has reached VND179 billion (US$7.95 million) in 2015 thanks to the attraction of Son Doong Cave, local authorities have said.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho posted a tourism revenue of VND945 billion (approximately US$44.4 million) in the first 10 months of 2014, up US$160 billion compared to the same period last year.
(VOV) -The Thua Thien-Hue provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has outlined a raft of tax cuts and other stimulus measures as part of efforts to shore up tourism, which include ramping up its marketing and advertising programmes.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has said he hopes the central province of Thua Thien-Hue will fully harness its strength and potential to become a centrally-run city by 2015 and a major hub of Southeast Asia by 2020.
(VOV) -Cua Lo town in the central province of Nghe An expects to welcome 2.2 million tourists, this year and increase tourism revenue by 19.9% compared to last year.
(VOV) -The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho expects to attract 1.3 million tourists this year and increase tourism revenue by 13.4%.
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has welcomed 1.8 million tourists so far this year with revenue increasing 14% from 2012 to VND1.65 trillion (US$78.8 million).
By the start of September, Thua Thien-Hue had received 943,400 tourists, equivalent to 94 percent of the same period last year and earned VND481.7 billion.