Phu Quoc

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Phu Quoc Island adjusts reopening date to late Novembericon
TRAVEL29/09/20210

Phu Quoc Island adjusts reopening date to late November

To better prepare for quality tourism services, Phu Quoc Island will push its reopening date back to late November.

 
October: The golden time for Phu Quoc tourismicon

October: The golden time for Phu Quoc tourism

TRAVEL
16/09/2021

The success in welcoming the first international visitors to Phu Quoc Island is expected to have a huge media impact.

Phu Quoc prepares to welcome tourists from Octobericon

Phu Quoc prepares to welcome tourists from October

TRAVEL
10/09/2021

To welcome tourists again, at least 70% of the population on Phu Quoc, Vietnam’s largest island, must be vaccinated against Covid-19 to ensure herd immunity.

A common breakfast dish on Phu Quoc Islandicon

A common breakfast dish on Phu Quoc Island

TRAVEL
26/08/2021

Aside from various dishes of fresh, delectable seafood, Phu Quoc Island off Kien Giang Province also offers bun quay (literally stirred noodle soup).

Phu Quoc among world’s 100 greatest placesicon

Phu Quoc among world’s 100 greatest places

TRAVEL
29/07/2021

Phu Quoc island off the southern province of Kien Giang has been listed among the world’s 100 greatest places to explore in 2021 by US Time news magazine.

Three Vietnamese cities among world’s greatest places of 2021: Timeicon

Three Vietnamese cities among world’s greatest places of 2021: Time

TRAVEL
26/07/2021

Three Vietnamese cities, including Hanoi, HCM City and Phu Quoc (Kien Giang Province), have been named among the world’s to 100 extraordinary destinations to explore in 2021, as voted on by the renowned US-based Time magazine.

New ways to save VN tourism industryicon

New ways to save VN tourism industry

FEATURE
23/07/2021

The gradual opening of international routes and the pilot opening of some tourist sites for foreign tourists are among important solutions in efforts to save the aviation, tourism, hotel and service industries.

Pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors approvedicon

Pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors approved

TRAVEL
22/07/2021

The Ministry of Transport has basically agreeing to the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism’s draft pilot plan on welcoming international tourists to Phu Quoc island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.

Phu Quoc Island to receive foreign travelers from Octobericon

Phu Quoc Island to receive foreign travelers from October

TRAVEL
15/07/2021

Vietnam plans to run a 6-month pilot program on receiving foreign travelers to Phu Quoc Island, slated for October this year.

Opportunity for tourism in Phu Quoc following pilot of “vaccine passport”icon

Opportunity for tourism in Phu Quoc following pilot of “vaccine passport”

TRAVEL
05/07/2021

Immediately after the Politburo agreed to pilot a vaccine passport for international visitors to Phu Quoc City in the Mekong River Delta province of Kien Giang, 

Phu Quoc hopes to welcome foreign tourists in Autumnicon

Phu Quoc hopes to welcome foreign tourists in Autumn

TRAVEL
26/06/2021

Foreign tourists could be set to return to Vietnam this Autumn if a vaccine passport scheme is approved.

Phu Quoc prepares to welcome international visitors with vaccine passporticon

Phu Quoc prepares to welcome international visitors with vaccine passport

TRAVEL
21/06/2021

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has suggested that Vietnam’s largest island of Phu Quoc in Kien Giang province welcome foreign tourists who have vaccine passports. 

Politburo permits trial of vaccine passports for international visitors to Phu Quocicon

Politburo permits trial of vaccine passports for international visitors to Phu Quoc

POLITICS
14/06/2021

The Politburo has agreed that Phu Quoc resort island in Kien Giang Province will be Vietnam’s first locality to pilot the acceptane of international visitors’ vaccine passports in a number of tourist sites that can control the pandemic.

Two US marines save 10-year-old boy after boat capsizes near Phu Quoc Islandicon

Two US marines save 10-year-old boy after boat capsizes near Phu Quoc Island

SOCIETY
10/06/2021

While taking a boat trip off Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province, US Sergeant Searcy and his teammate saw a capsized tourist boat and quickly saved the people on the boat, including a 10-year-old boy.

Local tourists flock to Phu Quoc, air carriers offer more flightsicon

Local tourists flock to Phu Quoc, air carriers offer more flights

TRAVEL
08/04/2021

As the number of visitors to Vietnam’s largest island, Phu Quoc, is skyrocketing, domestic airlines have competed to increase the flights, or resume or launch new air route to this island. 

Charming Phu Quoc island cityicon

Charming Phu Quoc island city

TRAVEL
22/01/2021

Phu Quoc is Vietnam’s largest island and one of the world’s most favourite tourism destinations. 

Phu Quoc island city draws $16.5 billion in investmenticon

Phu Quoc island city draws $16.5 billion in investment

BUSINESS
15/01/2021

Phu Quoc, Vietnam’s first island city, has attracted 372 projects to date with capital totalling some $16.5 billion.

Phu Quoc ahead of becoming first Vietnamese island cityicon

Phu Quoc ahead of becoming first Vietnamese island city

SOCIETY
11/01/2021

With Phu Quoc district poised to become the country’s first island city from March 1 following its recognition as a new city in Kien Giang Province, let’s discover the city before it becomes an important national landmark.