The Phu Quoc island district in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang welcomed over 2.2 million visitors since the beginning of this year, including nearly 400,000 foreigners, up 35.5 percent year on year.
VOV.VN - Open top double-decker buses were officially put into operation in Ha Long city in the northern province of Quang Ninh on June 18, providing visitors with an exciting experience of touring the coastal city.
More foreigners are buying apartments and investing in real estate in Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City, with most of them coming from mainland China, Japan, Singapore and the Republic of Korea.
VOV.VN - The trend of culinary tourism has been on the rise in Vietnam with several foreign visitors keen to pay a trip to Hanoi’s Old Quarter, visit a local market, and learn how to cook Vietnamese dishes as well as experiencing local life in the historic part of Hanoi.
The Department of Construction of central Da Nang city has listed 17 commercial housing projects that allow foreigners to own homes, including eight in Son Tra peninsula and six in downtown Hai Chau district.
The Complex of Hue Monuments in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue welcomed 25,000 tourists, including 170 foreigners, on February 5 (the first day of the lunar year).
The number of foreign tourists to Vietnam during January-November is estimated at 14.2 million, up 21.3% against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office said on November 29.
The 14th National Assembly (NA) has discussed the extension of the implementation of Resolution No.30/2016/QH14, on the piloted issuance of e-visas for foreigners entering Vietnam, during their ongoing sixth session in Hanoi on November 5.
The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee decided on October 16 to extend the pilot e-visa programme for foreign visitors to Vietnam by another two years.
The 14th National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee will convene its 28th meeting on October 15, with an array of important reports on the agenda.
VOV.VN - Hanoi’s Old Quarter is an exciting hub of activity, drawing a large number of foreigners throughout the year, leading to a boom in tourism-related services such as accommodation, bars, motorbike rentals and tour booking.
Some experts have proposed allowing foreigners to buy condotels in Vietnam to attract the foreign cash flow.
VOV.VN - Central Da Nang City received more than 3.2 million visitors, including around 1.3 million foreigners and over 1.8 million domestic tourists, during the first five months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 30.4%.
Vietnam is now home to more than 80,000 foreign workers, according to Le Quang Trung, deputy head of the Department of Employment under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
VOV.VN - Four people were injured and 10 automobiles were wrecked in a multi car pile-up as vehicles travelling in both directions on Ho Chi Minh City-Long Thanh Expressway lost their bearings in a thick cloud of smoke on April 3.
As many as 96,478 foreigners requested e-visas on Vietnam’s immigration portal at https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn in the Feb-December period of 2017, according to the Administration of Immigration under the Ministry of Public Security.
VOV.VN - A new year has already arrived, bringing great joy to Vietnamese people and their international friends. Tet or the lunar New Year festival makes everyone closer, no matter where they are from. Foreigners who are working and living in Vietnam are eager to experience Vietnam’s Tet celebrations.
VOV.VN - The international community shares a belief in Vietnam’s prospects for 2018, thanks to economic stability, the government’s determination to reform institutions, and Vietnam’s greater status in the international arena.
VOV.VN -More and more foreigners are currently choosing Vietnam as an ideal place to live and work and especially, the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) is a special opportunity for them to gain a deeper understanding of the country’s fine customs and traditions.
A new spring is nearing. Not only Vietnamese but foreigners who are living in the country are very eager to welcome the Lunar New Year, the biggest festival of Vietnamese in a year.