The tourism sector of Vietnam is actively taking measures to contribute to curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) and limiting the impact of the virus, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has affirmed.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued a statement where local travel companies have been requested to stop the organisation of tours for Vietnamese people to areas of China that have a high number of nCoV infection cases.
Vietnam has cancelled all flights to and from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, epicentre of a new deadly pneumonia virus outbreak.
Vietnam aims to welcome 2 million Japanese visitors in 2020, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
The ninth national tourism art photo competition, themed “Explore Vietnam”, was launched by the Tourism Magazine of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) in Hanoi on January 8.
The 2019 National Tourism Year themed “Colour of the Sea” has ended with flying colours, as seen in the record number of international visitors and various prizes won by the country’s tourism sector.
Vietnam greeted over 18 million international tourists in 2019, the highest level so far, according to the General Statistics Office.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) will collaborate with national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines to boost the introduction of Vietnamese tourism to the world, following a Memorandum of Understanding signed between two sides in Hanoi on December 24.
The tourism sector has set the goal of attracting 20.5 million international visitors in 2020 and serving 90 million domestic travellers, it was said at a review meeting of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) in Hanoi on December 23.
To afford the tourism industry growth impetus, the government has agreed on visa waivers for citizens of Russia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Belarus.
The Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opened in Hanoi on December 9 with four symposiums taking place in the morning to discuss bottlenecks of Vietnam’s tourism.
In 2018, the government approved to establish a public tourism development fund with an initial annual budget of US$4.3 million.
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).
The Vietnam Travel and Tourism Summit 2019 will be held for the second time in Hanoi on December 9 under the theme “For Vietnamese Tourism to Really Take Off”.
With its diverse terrain and favourable climate, Vietnam has the opportunity to organise sport events to attract more tourists to the country, experts have said.
A photo contest has kicked off to start the #VietnamNOW campaign as part of the country’s inbound marketing strategy.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) recently launched a photo contest called #VietnamNOW on Facebook to promote Vietnam’s tourism to the world.
In the near future, the Vietnamese tourism industry will develop alongside the development of technology, thanks to a deal the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT) has agreed with the Ministry of Trade and Industry.
Vietnam’s tourism promotion campaign has shown its efficiency helping the country get close to its target of attracting 17.5-18 million international tourists this year.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism is organising a programme to promote Vietnam tourism in Japan from September 6 to 15.