Thousands of foreign holidaymakers on January 1 arrived in Vietnam for their New Year’s trips and were warmly welcomed by the country that targets 8.5 million in international arrivals for 2016.
(VOV) - On December 28, Marketing Director Tran Thi Viet Huong announced that Vietravel will donate US$45,000 to defray costs of the Hue Festival, the fourth consecutive festival in a row it has co-sponsored the event.
Many travel companies have been seeking to increase market share in anticipation of a Pacific Rim trade pact that will allow investors from 11 foreign countries to provide tour operator services in Vietnam for the first time.
Higher incomes have allowed a new generation of consumers to make their travel dreams come true.
Tours from/to France will still be running as scheduled following a series of deadly terror attacks across Paris on November 13, said Tran Thi Viet Huong, Deputy Director of PR Department at Vietravel, a major tour operator.
The Government's new visa exemption policy for travellers from five European countries could boost tourism better if it was for longer than 15 days, tour operators and visitors have said.
Travel agents are holding low expectations for the industry’s growth despite various discount programmes as people only have one day off for National Day on September 2.
Travel firm Viettravel is offering direct charter flights between Da Nang and Bangkok on Thai Vietjet with one-way tickets priced at US$119.
(VOV) - The Middle East Respiratory Disease (MERS) has scared away tens of thousands of international tourists and forced them to change or cancel planned visits to the Republic of Korea (RoK).
The first trial flight linking the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and Thailand’s Bangkok is scheduled to take off on July 21, announced the Can Tho People’s Committee on July 6.
(VOV) - The outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome caused by Corona virus (MERS-CoV) in the Republic of Korea (RoK) has badly affected travel agencies in Danang city.
More local fans have combined sightseeing with watching games at major sports events held in other countries and boosting participating Vietnamese athletes’ morale over the last few years.
(VOV) -For the fourth consecutive year in a row, Vietravel has been honourably awarded the title “Best Vietnam Travel Agency”, by leading Asia Pacific TTG Asia Magazine.
(VOV) - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has cited the Vietnamese aviation industry as one of the seven fastest-growing markets in the world in terms of passenger and cargo transport.
(VOV) - If Ho Chi Minh City properly positions and distinguishes itself as a safe and hospitable destination in promotion campaigns, international tourism will flourish, according to tour operators.
(VOV) -Vietnam recorded 170,772 Japanese arrivals, ranking third in international travel volume, in the first quarter of 2014, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
(VOV) - Danang city has recorded a sharp increase in the number of international arrivals in the first quarter of 2014, up as much as 10-20%, according to travel agents Vitours, Vietravel and Saigontourist.
(VOV) -Travel firms have all reported a sharp increase in the number of Vietnamese tourists booking domestic and outbound tours during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
(VOV) - A ceremony was held in HCM City on January 5 to present awards to 32 Vietnamese businesses with their favourite brands voted by consumers.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s only representative, Vietravel tourist company, has been honorably awarded the 2013 titles “Vietnam’s Leading Travel Agency” by World Travel Awards (WTA) and “Vietnam’s Best Travel Agency” by TTG Asia.