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HCM City officially launches tourism stimulus programme

HCM City officially launches tourism stimulus programme

VOV.VN - A scheme aimed at stimulating domestic tourism demand was officially unveiled in Ho Chi Minh City on June 9 in respond to the ‘Vietnamese people travel in Vietnam’ campaign previously launched by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Vietnam tourism copes with Covid-19

Vietnam tourism copes with Covid-19

VOV.VN - The number of tourists visiting Vietnam has fallen sharply since the outbreak of the Covid 19 epidemic. The country has responded with several measures to stimulate tourism including diversifying the tourism market.

Over 100,000 low-cost air tickets set for VITM Hanoi 2020 launch

Over 100,000 low-cost air tickets set for VITM Hanoi 2020 launch

VOV.VN - More than 100,000 reduced air fares, 18,000 package tours, and 15,000 discount vouchers are to go on sale during the Vietnam International Tourism Fair - VITM Hanoi 2020, set to take place from April 1-4, according the Vietnam Tourism Association during a press conference held in Hanoi on January 9.

Tourism sector urged to lure high-spending tourists

Tourism sector urged to lure high-spending tourists

A workshop on drawing high-spending and long-stay tourists recently took place in Hanoi as part of the two-day Vietnam Private Sector Economic Forum 2019, with participants suggesting a range of measures to develop the sector.

Vietnam embarks on developing online tourism

Vietnam embarks on developing online tourism

With a growing number of Internet users in the country, Vietnam has begun to apply information technology (IT) to develop online tourism, which is also a current global trend.

Vietnam vows constant technology innovation

Vietnam vows constant technology innovation

Vietnamese agencies, businesses and organisations are constantly innovating and experimenting with the latest technologies, making every effort to keep themselves up-to-date, and exploring different solutions including e-government, digital economy or online consumption.

Wired Vietnam faces new security threats

Wired Vietnam faces new security threats

As Internet use in Vietnam continues to rise, avoiding online security threats will become even more difficult, said Vu The Binh, Vietnam Internet Association (VIA) general secretary, at a symposium in Hanoi on October 24.

Open visa policy could double foreign arrivals to Vietnam by 2020

Open visa policy could double foreign arrivals to Vietnam by 2020

The Vietnam Tourism Association has urged the government to extend visa waivers for European tourists and offer the same exemptions to countries such as Australia, Canada and India if it wants to double foreign arrivals in the next four years.

6.5 million Vietnamese travel abroad in 2016

6.5 million Vietnamese travel abroad in 2016

Around 6.5 million Vietnamese traveled abroad last year, a rise of 15% over the previous year, and spent around US$7-8 billion, statistics of the Vietnam Tourism Association (VITA) showed.