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Travel companies ask for support due to increasing tour cancellations

Travel companies ask for support due to increasing tour cancellations

With the increasing number of canceled tours not just to pandemic-affected areas but also to other tourist destinations, and tourists demanding a 100% refund, tour operators have been left in a quandary, as most of the money has already been transferred to partners.

VNAT issues safe tourism instructions amid COVID-19 fears

VNAT issues safe tourism instructions amid COVID-19 fears

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued novel coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and control instructions in a bid to promote a safe industry, with local tourism departments set to follow relevant advice.

New roadmap to welcome back foreign visitors to Vietnam

New roadmap to welcome back foreign visitors to Vietnam

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.

Vietnam issues safe tourism instructions

Vietnam issues safe tourism instructions

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has introduced COVID-19 prevention and control instructions for safe tourism. Tourist service providers, hotels, and restaurants are asked to follow the instructions.

Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancing

Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancing

Only 31 out of 470 foreign visitors currently staying in HCMC wish to return to their home countries, while most of the remainder want to remain in the city even though the social distancing order is still in place to contain the spread of the new coronavirus.

Growth in foreign arrivals slowest in four years

Growth in foreign arrivals slowest in four years

The number of international tourist arrivals to Vietnam during January-February rose 4.8 percent year on year to 3.23 million, the lowest increase in the past four years, the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO) said on February 29.

More Russians, Indians visit Vietnam in 2019

More Russians, Indians visit Vietnam in 2019

About 650,000 Russians visited Vietnam in 2019, up 6.6 percent from 2018, while the number of Indian tourists nearly doubled the 2016 figure to reach 25,000, reported the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

F1 race to help develop Vietnam’s sports tourism: VNAT

F1 race to help develop Vietnam’s sports tourism: VNAT

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the Vietnam Grand Prix Corporation (VGPC) on February 21 inked a cooperation agreement on promoting the country’s tourism in association with the Formula One race.

Tourism sector discusses solutions to increase revenue

Tourism sector discusses solutions to increase revenue

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).

COVID-19: Travel safety standards built to revive tourism sector

COVID-19: Travel safety standards built to revive tourism sector

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has stressed the need to develop a set of travel safety standards to develop the tourism sector, which has suffered since the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Vietnam’s tourism sector counts cost of coronavirus

Vietnam’s tourism sector counts cost of coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic could cause losses of 5.9-7.7 billion USD for the domestic tourism sector in the next three months, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).