VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has been working on a roadmap to eventually welcome back foreign visitors to the country as a means of reviving the tourism industry that has been negatively impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
A conference was held in Ho Chi Minh City on February 20 by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the municipal Department of Tourism on February 20 to discuss solutions in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
In 2018, the government approved to establish a public tourism development fund with an initial annual budget of US$4.3 million.
Sichuan is looking for more tourists from Vietnam in the near future, according to Dou Wei Ping, vice director of the Sichuan Department of Culture and Tourism.
The tourism property sector has great potential for growth thanks to the rapid growth in the tourism industry, a forum heard in HCM City recently.
A series of activities, including a photography exhibition, a performance of traditional musical instruments, an ao dai (traditional long dress) fashion show, and culinary introduction events, impressed visitors at a programme to promote Vietnam’s tourism in Paris, France, on March 12.
Nearly 3,000 international reporters came to cover the second DPRK-USA Summit in Hanoi on February 27-28, offering the country a valuable chance to promote tourism and attract more foreign tourists in the coming time.
Vietnam is taking full advantage of the second DPRK-USA Summit in Hanoi to promote its tourism as the whole world is paying special attention to the event and the host country, said a tourism official.
VOV.VN - Foreign reporters covering the second DPRK-USA summit will be offered free tours of tourist attractions in the northern Vietnam, said Deputy General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Ha Van Sieu at a press conference in Hanoi on February 25.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the firm VnTrip recently signed an agreement on building a database of 360 degree pictures of tourism destinations.
With more than 10 millions foreign visitors recorded in 2017, Vietnam ranks high in the most prominent tourism market. To achieve this outstanding result, tourism promotion activities play a vital part. However, much is needed to be done to improve the work.
VOV.VN - The launching ceremony of the ‘Golden Tour’ to Hanoi and a new tourism product themed ‘Vietnam’s traditional fondness of learning’ was held on October 10 at the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) said on May 11 that it will not amend a controversial plan to turn nearly one-fourth of the city’s Son Tra Peninsula into a tourist zone.
Vietnam, as the host of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Year 2017,has initiated a round-table conference on sustainable tourism development policy amid climate change in June this year, said Deputy General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Ha Van Sieu.
North central provinces have been urged to diversify their tourism products besides sea tourism.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has outlined its plans to transform the country’s tourism industry and achieve double digit growth from the North American market.
A workshop to seek ways to develop tourism in the Mekong Delta region was held in Hau Giang province on July 11, as part of the Mekong Delta Economic Cooperation Forum slated to open in the locality the same day.
VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Binh set a target of attracting some 3.3 million visitors this year through discovery trips to Son Doong cave and homestay and farmstay models which are popular with foreign tourists.
Outcomes of occupational skill evaluation programmes under the 2013 Vietnam Tourism Occupational Standards (VTOS 2013) were reported at a workshop held by the Vietnam National Administration of Tour.
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) officially came into being on December 31, opening up opportunities for more intensive cooperation in various areas among member countries.