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Vietnam to open tourism promotion office in UKicon
TRAVEL11/07/20190

Vietnam to open tourism promotion office in UK

The Tourism Marketing Department of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and the Tourism Advisory Council are working on a plan to open a Vietnam tourism promotion office in the United Kingdom at the end of this year.

 
Vietnam sees great opportunities in cruise tourismicon

Vietnam sees great opportunities in cruise tourism

TRAVEL
08/06/2019

The golden time for cruise tourism has arrived, with the number of cruises on the rise and more diverse travelers, from ultra-wealthy to middle class customers.

Vietnam still cannot attract first-time travellers to returnicon

Vietnam still cannot attract first-time travellers to return

TRAVEL
06/06/2019

Having lived in Vietnam since the 1980s, Kenneth Atkinson, president of Grant Thorton Vietnam, said the number of foreign travelers to Vietnam is increasing rapidly, but most of them do not return again.

Vietnam Administration of Tourism calls for votes for best hospitality firmsicon

Vietnam Administration of Tourism calls for votes for best hospitality firms

TRAVEL
02/06/2019

The Vietnam Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has published a list of local travel agencies, hotels and transport operators, and called upon the public to cast votes for the best hospitality service providers.

Illegal low-cost tours mushroom, posing danger for some participantsicon

Illegal low-cost tours mushroom, posing danger for some participants

TRAVEL
23/05/2019

The death of a man who was working as a tour guide on an unlicensed tour in Khanh Hoa province shows the negative consequences of ‘underground tours’.

Non-cash payment program launchedicon

Non-cash payment program launched

BUSINESS
20/05/2019

The program on using non-cash payment methods at all schools and hospitals in the locality initiated by HCMC authorities may fail as it has not been welcomed by the public.

When will non-stop flights to US begin?icon

When will non-stop flights to US begin?

TRAVEL
20/05/2019

Bamboo Airways says it may begin providing non-stop flights to the US early next year, while Vietnam Airlines says these flights will be available in two years.

Government officials divided over visa waiver policyicon

Government officials divided over visa waiver policy

TRAVEL
16/05/2019

While experts and travel firms say visa policy plays an important role in attracting tourists, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs disagrees that that visa ranking affects tourism competitiveness.

Vietnamese rush to travel South Korea as tour prices dropicon

Vietnamese rush to travel South Korea as tour prices drop

TRAVEL
06/05/2019

South Korea’s loosened visa policy and sharp tour fee decreases have prompted Vietnamese to register for tours to the country.

Tourism soars between Japan and Vietnam as more direct flights openicon

Tourism soars between Japan and Vietnam as more direct flights open

TRAVEL
02/05/2019

The number of Japanese travelers to Da Nang soared by 18 times in 2011-2017 as non-stop flights between Vietnam and Japan have given a push to tourism industry development.

Vietnam's tourism going the wrong way: Tourists prefer green travel, not skyscrapersicon

Vietnam's tourism going the wrong way: Tourists prefer green travel, not skyscrapers

TRAVEL
26/04/2019

More and more international-standard resorts and hotels have arisen in Vietnam, but these facilities are not what foreign travelers want. They visit Vietnam to ‘return to nature’.

Tourist schools receive big training orders as travel firms lack workersicon

Tourist schools receive big training orders as travel firms lack workers

SOCIETY
23/04/2019

Travel firms now tend to place orders for workers directly with training establishments, as some schools say the number of graduates ordered by travel firms has been increasing by 5,000 each year.

Vietnam takes steps to attract more MICE touristsicon

Vietnam takes steps to attract more MICE tourists

TRAVEL
20/04/2019

The number of MICE travelers to Vietnam has been increasing steadily in the last few years, but Vietnam is still far from becoming an outstanding destination for MICE travelers.

Vietnam seeks to attract more wealthy travelersicon

Vietnam seeks to attract more wealthy travelers

TRAVEL
16/04/2019

Affluent travelers who reserve whole resorts, fly to Vietnam on special aircraft, use a private chef, or go to Vietnam on a weekend just to play golf are sought after by travel firms.