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Awakening Central Highlands tourism industryicon
FEATURE19/09/20210

Awakening Central Highlands tourism industry

Despite possessing an abundance of fine and rare natural resources, the Central Highlands region is still considered a ‘sleeping giant’

 
Requirements for foreign tourists to visit Phu Quoc under pilot schemeicon

Requirements for foreign tourists to visit Phu Quoc under pilot scheme

TRAVEL
13/09/2021

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 destinationsicon

Vietnam prepares to welcome international visitors at selected destinations

TRAVEL
11/09/2021

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.

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.

Vietnam could reopen domestic tourism market soon with vaccine passportsicon

Vietnam could reopen domestic tourism market soon with vaccine passports

FEATURE
07/09/2021

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.

Vietnam aims to enter top 50 countries in tourism competitivenessicon

Vietnam aims to enter top 50 countries in tourism competitiveness

TRAVEL
06/09/2021

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has signed an action programme on tourism development in the 2021-2025, aiming to make tourism a spearhead sector and put Vietnam into top 50 nations with the highest tourism competitiveness in the world.

Tour guides may soon access financial aid by showing only tour guide cardicon

Tour guides may soon access financial aid by showing only tour guide card

TRAVEL
02/09/2021

The number of tour guides receiving financial support from the Government remains modest because of problems in procedures.

Tourism revenue endures steep plunge over eight monthsicon

Tourism revenue endures steep plunge over eight months

TRAVEL
31/08/2021

Vietnam’s tourism revenue during the initial eight months of the year fell sharply by 61.8% to VND4.5 trillion compared to the same period from last year, according to the figures released by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Mekong Delta region seeks to revive tourism industryicon

Mekong Delta region seeks to revive tourism industry

TRAVEL
28/08/2021

Experts believed that it is now time to re-evaluate tourism activities, make plans and prepare long and medium-term strategies to promote tourism development in the coming time.

Vietnam to rank among top 50 global destinationsicon

Vietnam to rank among top 50 global destinations

TRAVEL
18/08/2021

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued a tourism development action programme for the 2021 - 2025 period, with the aim of turning Vietnam into one of the world’s top 50 countries in terms of tourism competitiveness.

Hotels up for sale as tourism market struggles due to pandemicicon

Hotels up for sale as tourism market struggles due to pandemic

BUSINESS
08/08/2021

Hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, hotel owners have been forced to put their properties up for sale at much lower prices, providing opportunities for investors who were betting on the tourism recovery when the virus was brought under control.

Restaurants, breweries in serious distressicon

Restaurants, breweries in serious distress

FEATURE
01/08/2021

The tourism industry has become paralyzed and many eateries have shut down because of Covid-19. This has adversely affected the consumption of drinks, especially alcoholic drinks.

Hue-Danang steam train project for tourism development approvedicon

Hue-Danang steam train project for tourism development approved

TRAVEL
01/08/2021

The Ministry of Transport have given in-principle approval for a project to use steam trains on a Danang-Hue railway section.

Online tourism in the midst of the pandemicicon

Online tourism in the midst of the pandemic

TRAVEL
30/07/2021

The longer the pandemic lasts, the more it will be necessary to see online tourism as a necessary direction to open the flow of tourism and partly limit the heavy losses being experienced in the industry.

Exploring Vietnam through photosicon

Exploring Vietnam through photos

TRAVEL
26/07/2021

The ninth national tourism art photo competition, themed “Explore Vietnam”, was launched by the Tourism Magazine of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. 

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.

Turning hotels into hospitals for Covid-19 patientsicon

Turning hotels into hospitals for Covid-19 patients

FEATURE
23/07/2021

In the current context, the hotel-hospital model helps authorities to reduce the pressure on hospital beds, and private hospitals can join hands with the health sector to participate in the fight against the epidemic.

Travel firms look forward to safe tourism map of Vietnamicon

Travel firms look forward to safe tourism map of Vietnam

TRAVEL
21/07/2021

Many travel businesses are looking forward to the introduction of Vietnam’s safe tourism map to “live in peace” with the COVID-19 pandemic.