Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam requested relevant ministries to soon set the schedules for this year’s upcoming public holidays and school summer break to boost domestic travel demand.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City has recently completed a range of plans in order to deploy a series of stimulus schemes aimed at reviving the tourism industry and increasing local consumption in order to negate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - The New Straits Times recently published an article by author Zaidi Isham Ismail discussing the prospect of restoring Malaysia's tourism industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Notably, the author said that Malaysia could apply the form of "air travel" with ASEAN member states such as Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand in the near future.
The Ministry of Tourism and Sports and the Ministry of Public Health are joining hands with the private sector in upgrading Thailand’s tourism standards through the project "Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration,” known in short as "SHA.”
VOV.VN - Prestigious news publication Reuters of the UK recently released an article detailing the country’s all-out efforts to rejuvenate its tourism industry in the post-novel coronavirus (COVID-19) period.
Hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam’s tourism sector is likely to be one of the first to recover strongly after the pandemic is brought under control, according to an expert from Savills Vietnam.
Vietnam's booming tourism industry has led to growth in the aviation sector, with more routes and airlines creating a new landscape for the industry.
The robust growth of hotels and resorts on Phu Quoc Island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has resulted in a shortage of workers in the tourism industry.
VOV.VN - China and the Republic of Korea (RoK) took the lead in the numbers of travelers to Vietnam during the first 10 months of the year, accounting for approximately 56 per cent of the total number of foreign arrivals, according the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
VOV.VN - The HCM City Department of Tourism held a conference on October 17 to discuss connecting the southern hub’s tourism stimulus program with provinces and cities throughout the Mekong Delta region.
In July 2019, ministries and people’s committees of central cities and provinces received a request to study Chinese policy on night-time economy development.
Solo travel could boost the growth of Ho Chi Minh City's tourism industry, Nguyen Thi Anh Hoa, deputy director of the city's Tourism Department, has said.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tourism industry needs an additional 40,000 employees each year.
VOV.VN -The Vietnam Journey TV Channel of the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) was honoured during the Vietnam Tourism Awards 2019 ceremony after making a great contribution to the country’s tourism industry.
VOV.VN - The Republic of Korea (RoK) is set to hold a week dedicated to welcoming Vietnamese tourists to the country from September 2-8, according to the RoK’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Thailand is attempting to inculcate a higher level of environmental consciousness across the entire tourism industry in order to achieve the goal of responsible tourism.
Tourism is likely to become Vietnam’s new growth pillar, increasing its contribution to the service sector and overall GDP.
Some companies are developing from tour operators into product providers in order to gain advantage in a technology-controlled era.
Visa hassles continue to hold back Vietnam tourism, blunting its competitive edge against neighboring nations, experts say.
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has issued an action plan with six tasks to improve the sector’s business environment and enhance national competitiveness.