Vietnam ranks 63rd among 140 countries and territories in the recently released Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2019, jumping four places compared to the latest 2017 ranking.
Traditional medicine and acupuncture, dental care, cosmetic surgery, pathological screening, and artificial insemination will be improved to make them Ho Chi Minh City’s main medical tourism products in the coming years, a recent workshop heard.
The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in August is estimated to rise over 14 percent month-on-month to 1.51 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued a travel warning over Hong Kong (China)'s ongoing protests to departments of culture, sport and tourism; departments of tourism of cities and provinces nationwide.
New technologies and the rise of Industry 4.0 call for more creative and effective solutions to develop Vietnam's tourism industry, experts said during a conference in Hanoi on August 6.
An event to promote Vietnam’s tourism has been held in Taipei, Taiwan (China)as part of the 2019 national tourism promotion programme.
Two Australian women are fully enjoying a gesture of atonement made by Vietnamese tourism authorities, rediscovering the nation’s attractions.
China remains the largest source market for Vietnam's tourism, but the average spending of each Chinese tourist is only at the 8th place among Vietnam’s top ten source markets to reach over VND19 million, which is VND7 million lower than that of each South Korean visitor and equivalent to 52% of Australian tourists.
More airlines joining the Vietnam’s aviation market and improved airport infrastructure have greatly contributed to the increasing number of foreign and domestic tourists, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has recently requested the departments of culture, sports and tourism nationwide to actively respond to the implementation of environmental protection activities and deal with plastic waste.
Vietnam is striving to achieve its goal of welcoming 17.5 – 18 million international tourists by the end of 2019, a year earlier than scheduled.
Nearly 34,000 Vietnamese tourists visited the Republic of Korea (RoK) on MICE tours with the support of KTO in the first half of 2019.
A memorandum of understanding on tourism cooperation for the 2019-2024 period has been signed between the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Federal Agency for Tourism (Rosturizm) of Russia.
VOV.VN - A scheme to promote Vietnam as a tourist destination is to be organised in the cities of Sapporo, Yokohama, and Tokyo in Japan from September 4-11, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
This year’s festival, Saigonese will be be treated to the star performances of famous K-pop and Vietnamese singers.
Provided with beautiful landscapes, long beaches and rich cultural and marine resources, Binh Dinh province is expected to transform into a key destination for both domestic and foreign visitors.
VOV.VN - On June 13, Vietnam Timeless Charm Magazine under the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and Vietnam Television Cable Corporation, officially launched the #HelloVietnam program aimed at promoting Vietnam tourism by creating short videos.
The number of tourists from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam has grown impressively in the recent years, making the RoK the second biggest tourism market of Vietnam, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
Sichuan is looking for more tourists from Vietnam in the near future, according to Dou Wei Ping, vice director of the Sichuan Department of Culture and Tourism.
The Vietnam Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has published a list of local travel agencies, hotels and transport operators, and called upon the public to cast votes for the best hospitality service providers to receive the local tourism sector’s annual award, the “Vietnam Tourism Awards”.