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Two scenarios for inbound tours for rest of the yearicon
TRAVEL25/05/20200

Two scenarios for inbound tours for rest of the year

After seeing 33 percent growth rate in January compared with the same period last year, Vietnam’s tourism witnessed sharp decreases in the next months, 22 percent in February and 68 percent in March, because of Covid-19.

 
VN travel firms shift to sell food online to survive Covid-19icon

VN travel firms shift to sell food online to survive Covid-19

BUSINESS
09/05/2020

Some restaurants and hotels owned by Saigontourist have begun selling food online, while iVIVU, the online hotel room booking platform, has started selling combo lunch and Hue Smile local specialties.

VN tourism supply chain disrupted by Covid-19icon

VN tourism supply chain disrupted by Covid-19

TRAVEL
06/05/2020

In a recent talk, directors of two travel firms, one based in Hoi An and the other in Da Nang, complained that their capital has been ‘buried’ in supply chains since the epidemic outbreak.

What is waiting for Vietnam’s tourism after Covid-19?icon

What is waiting for Vietnam’s tourism after Covid-19?

TRAVEL
05/05/2020

When Covid-19 broke out, businesspeople believed that the tourism sector would recover soon, but they now are thinking differently.

Will domestic travel save Vietnam’s tourism sector after Covid-19?icon

Will domestic travel save Vietnam’s tourism sector after Covid-19?

TRAVEL
23/04/2020

Vietnamese will be the first to travel after the pandemic ends, and if there are attractive demand stimulus programs, the market will need only several months to recover, experts say.

Vietnam tourism industry hit hard by COVID-19icon

Vietnam tourism industry hit hard by COVID-19

TRAVEL
10/04/2020

Local tourism departments have announced business results for March, showing the worst-ever figures in the history of the Vietnam’s tourism industry.

COVID-19: Bamboo Airways restricts domestic, charter flightsicon

COVID-19: Bamboo Airways restricts domestic, charter flights

BUSINESS
29/03/2020

Bamboo Airways, Vietnam’s newest airline, has announced it will reduce the frequency of domestic flights amid the critical time of COVID-19 fight as directed by the Government and Ministry of Transport.

Foreign visitor arrivals plunge 68% in Marchicon

Foreign visitor arrivals plunge 68% in March

TRAVEL
29/03/2020

International tourist arrivals to Vietnam this month have dropped 68.1% against the same period last year due to the coronavirus, which causes a disease called Covid-19, according to the General Statistics Office.

VN real estate, travel firms optimistic about tourism recovery after Covid-19 epidemicicon

VN real estate, travel firms optimistic about tourism recovery after Covid-19 epidemic

TRAVEL
13/03/2020

Vietnam’s tourism industry was growing at lightening speed when it was hit by the Covid-19 epidemic.

International travelers from Europe, Africa still on the riseicon

International travelers from Europe, Africa still on the rise

TRAVEL
05/03/2020

Despite the Covid-19 epidemic, the numbers of travelers from Europe and Africa increased in the first two months of the year.

Vietnam vows to restructure tourism marketsicon

Vietnam vows to restructure tourism markets

TRAVEL
04/03/2020

Shifting to promote tourism in Europe, the US, Australia, New Zealand and India during and after the Covid-19 epidemic, applying visa waivers, and developing suitable products are the main goals of the tourism industry.

Vietnam’s tourism loses Chinese, Korean travelersicon

Vietnam’s tourism loses Chinese, Korean travelers

TRAVEL
03/03/2020

The number of Chinese travelers to Vietnam has dropped to zero because of the measures on traffic restrictions in the Covid-19 epidemic. The loss of South Korean travelers is also visible.

F1 race part of new ‘Vietnam is still safe’ tourism campaignicon

F1 race part of new ‘Vietnam is still safe’ tourism campaign

TRAVEL
27/02/2020

The 2020 F1 race, to be organized for the first time in Vietnam this April, will be the highlight of the tourism promotion campaign amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Thousands of Russian tourists continue to visit Vietnam on chartered flightsicon

Thousands of Russian tourists continue to visit Vietnam on chartered flights

TRAVEL
26/02/2020

Despite the coronavirus outbreak, Nha Trang City in Khanh Hoa province is still receiving thousands of Russian travelers each day.

Vietnam’s tourism industry may lose $7 billion because of coronavirus outbreakicon

Vietnam’s tourism industry may lose $7 billion because of coronavirus outbreak

TRAVEL
13/02/2020

The number of foreign investors may decrease by 3.7-4.7 million, and the number of domestic travelers by 10.9-15.3 million.

Vietnam’s tourism suffers from coronavirusicon

Vietnam’s tourism suffers from coronavirus

TRAVEL
06/02/2020

At some travel firms, a new reception counter has been set up to receive clients who are cancelling tours and want a money refund.

Ngu Hanh Son welcomes approximately 40,000 visitors over Teticon

Ngu Hanh Son welcomes approximately 40,000 visitors over Tet

TRAVEL
28/01/2020

Situated in the central coastal city of Da Nang, the Management Board of the Ngu Hanh Son Tourist Area have stated that they received roughly 40,000 tourists during the first days of Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet.

Why foreign tourists hesitate to spend big in Vietnam?icon

Why foreign tourists hesitate to spend big in Vietnam?

TRAVEL
13/12/2019

The revenue generated from inbound tourism has not been commensurate to the tourism potential.