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Tourism authority looks to boost traveler protection

Tourism authority looks to boost traveler protection

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has proposed a plan to improve the efficiency of the tourist help force to ensure better safety in tourist sites in the city, especially in the downtown area.

Khanh Hoa urges travel firms to help prevent Zika spreading

Khanh Hoa urges travel firms to help prevent Zika spreading

The Khanh Hoa Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism is calling for local travel companies to lend a helping hand to preventing the spread of the Zika virus after a 64-year-old woman in Nha Trang City was found to contract the virus on April 5.

Travel firms join int’l tourism fair in Moscow

Travel firms join int’l tourism fair in Moscow

(VOV) - Numerous Vietnamese travel firms attended the ongoing 21st International Trade Fair for Travel and Tourism 2015 in Moscow, Russia, to bring Russian more tourist to Vietnam.

Ho Chi Minh City tourism maintains growth

Ho Chi Minh City tourism maintains growth

The efforts of travel firms and Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities have helped the local tourism sector maintain its growth trend despite declines in the number of tourist arrivals to Vietnam this year.

The luxury yacht, jet ski pastime of the rich in Saigon

The luxury yacht, jet ski pastime of the rich in Saigon

Over recent years, the affluent and better-off in Ho Chi Minh City have taken on a new, exorbitant indulgence of owning jet skis, recreational boats and yachts, which may cost a whopping US$4 million apiece.

Travel firms bemoan new immigration rule

Travel firms bemoan new immigration rule

Local travel agencies have voiced outcry over a new immigration rule that requires the period between two visa-exempt entries into Vietnam by foreign passport holders to be at least 30 days.

Japan travel firms urge discounts

Japan travel firms urge discounts

Travel experts from Japan have said that more discount programmes could help stem the slight decline in the number of Japanese tourists to the city.