Saigontourist aims to receive over 2 million visitors this year

Saigontourist Travel Service announced its aim to receive 2.1 million travellers in 2011 and promote its brand name and services at its 2010 review meeting in HCM City on January 20.

To achieve the 2010 targets, Saigontourist has strengthened its joint venture and cooperation with foreign countries, including the USA and Japan.

The company promoted its tourism services and products and continued to run chains of resorts, hotels, fair centres, as well as promoted its marketing strategy.

In the next five years, Saigontourist will focus on attracting top tier visitors attending Meeting Incentive Conference Event (MICE) and combining tourist services with shopping activities.

In 2010, Saigontourist welcomed and served over 1.9 million visitors, reaching a total turnover of VND9.460 billion, contributing VND1.160 billion to the state budget.

Tran Hung Viet, Deputy General Director of Saigontourist said 2011 would be very important year in working toward the realization of the 2015 target of doubling its turnover.