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

Requirements for foreign tourists to visit Phu Quoc under pilot scheme

Phu Quoc  is expected to be first destination to receive foreign tourists after the Government approved the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’ proposal on a pilot plan to welcome tourists back under the vaccine passport program.

Vietnam prepares to welcome international visitors at selected destinations

In addition to previous plans to open Phu Quoc Island to international tourists, Ha Long, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Da Lat will also welcome tourists this year, under a plan developed by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Restart the economy

There was good news on September 4: A flight carrying 297 Vietnamese citizens from Japan landed at Van Don airport in Quang Ninh province. The passengers were fully vaccinated with two doses of Covid-19 vaccine.

Hanoi considers allowing fully vaccinated people to travel

Hanoi has asked the Ministry of Health (MOH) to give guidance on allowing fully vaccinated people to travel and participate in production and pandemic prevention activities.

Fully vaccinated people still have to comply with social distancing regulations, 5K message: Health ministry

The Ministry of Health said those who have been fully vaccinated still have to comply with anti-pandemic warnings, including social distancing and 5K messages.

Vietnam could reopen domestic tourism market soon with vaccine passports

Experts believe that Vietnam should reopen the domestic aviation and tourism market with vaccine passports as the number of people who have received two doses of the vaccine is increasing.

First air passengers with vaccine passport arrive in Vietnam from Japan

A plane carrying 297 passengers with a vaccine passport from Japan landed at Van Don International Airport in Quang Ninh province on September 3.

Vietnam develops digital certification for vaccinated arrivals

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has developed a digital vaccine certification system, which will be piloted to welcome back international arrivals and ensure safe travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Opening the economy again step by step

Economists have urged the gradual reopening of the economy. VietNamNet talked to Dr Nguyen Duc Kien about the issue.

Phu Quoc Island to receive foreign travelers from October

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

Vaccine passport: certificate could save the tourism industry

The Covid-19 outbreaks have hit the tourism industry especially hard. Travel firms are looking forward to the new vaccine passport, which they believe could save the industry.

Vaccine passport: key for tourism during pandemic

A vaccine passport is a new concept mentioned by many countries to open borders.

Tourism industry needs more than just vaccines to survive

The tourism industry, directly and indirectly, is believed to have a profound influence on socio-economic life in the central region for years. 

Phu Quoc Island to bring tourists back this year

Businesses get ready to welcome back visitors to the resort island of Phu Quoc, where is among tourist destinations that have contained the pandemic.

Vietnam to welcome foreigners with vaccine passport under new pilot scheme

The north-eastern border province of Quang Ninh has been selected to receive foreigners, providing that they hold a vaccination certificate known as a vaccine passport.


Phu Quoc hopes to welcome foreign tourists in Autumn

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 passport

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. 

Vietnam to issue e-certificate for Covid-19 vaccination

According to the National Center for Technology on Covid-19 Prevention and Control, electronic certificates for Covid-19 vaccinations will be issued at people’s request.

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

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.