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Vietnam to study health standard validation before reopening to foreign touristsicon
FEATURE27/05/20200

Vietnam to study health standard validation before reopening to foreign tourists

With the Covid-19 pandemic under control in Vietnam, the country now seeks to breathe life back into its tourism industry.

 
Vietnam issues safe tourism instructionsicon

Vietnam issues safe tourism instructions

TRAVEL
11/05/2020

The Vietnam Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has introduced COVID-19 prevention and control instructions for safe tourism. Tourist service providers, hotels, and restaurants are asked to follow the instructions.

VNAT rules on coronavirus reporting at hotels, resorts raise eyebrowsicon

VNAT rules on coronavirus reporting at hotels, resorts raise eyebrows

TRAVEL
01/05/2020

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued regulations on coronavirus infection prevention and control, including forbidding tourists from reporting the coronavirus situation at their hotel or resort on social media. 

New F1 race track has not led to higher land pricesicon

New F1 race track has not led to higher land prices

BUSINESS
29/04/2020

Contrary to real estate investors and businesses’ expectations, one year after the Formula 1 race track kicked off, the real estate market in Hanoi remains at a standstill.

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.

Int’l arrivals likely to drop by 80 percent in 2020: VN tourism administrationicon

Int’l arrivals likely to drop by 80 percent in 2020: VN tourism administration

TRAVEL
22/04/2020

Vietnam is forecast to witness a 80-pecent drop in the number of foreign tourists visiting the country in 2020 if the COVID-19 pandemic is not controlled by the end of the year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancingicon

Many foreigners want to remain in Vietnam despite social distancing

SOCIETY
18/04/2020

Only 31 out of 470 foreign visitors currently staying in HCMC wish to return to their home countries, while most of the remainder want to remain in the city even though the social distancing order is still in place.

Tourism industry faces unprecedented crisisicon

Tourism industry faces unprecedented crisis

TRAVEL
05/04/2020

Since mid-March, officers of travel firms say that 99 percent of visitors to their offices have come to cancel tours.

VNTA asks network operators to ensure online services during pandemicicon

VNTA asks network operators to ensure online services during pandemic

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/03/2020

 The Vietnam Telecommunications Authority (VNTA) under the Ministry of Information and Communications asked network operators to ensure the quality of telecommunications services.

Hanoi F1 race postponed, affects tourism promotion planicon

Hanoi F1 race postponed, affects tourism promotion plan

TRAVEL
19/03/2020

The plan to advertise Vietnam’s tourism with the F1 race as the focus has failed as the organisers have decided to postpone the event amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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’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.

VN businesses cautious about setting plans for 2020icon

VN businesses cautious about setting plans for 2020

BUSINESS
23/02/2020

Most businesses are not setting high business targets this year because of uncertainties and the unpredictable Covid-2019 epidemic.

European tourists still flock to Vietnam despite covid-19icon

European tourists still flock to Vietnam despite covid-19

TRAVEL
23/02/2020

Vietnam has lost many Chinese travelers because of the Covid-19 epidemic, but the number of European travelers has remained stable.

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.

Coronavirus outbreak hits aviation industry hardicon

Coronavirus outbreak hits aviation industry hard

BUSINESS
13/02/2020

Flying an empty aircraft for the second time in one week, Hoang, a captain working for a Vietnamese airline, has heard that the airline is incurring big losses because of nCoV.

Thousands of tour guides in HCM City out of work due to coronavirus outbreakicon

Thousands of tour guides in HCM City out of work due to coronavirus outbreak

TRAVEL
12/02/2020

The coronavirus outbreak has dealt a strong blow on the tourism industry. Thousands of tour guides in HCM City are sitting idle as domestic and international travelers have canceled tours.

Services available for tourists affected by flight banicon

Services available for tourists affected by flight ban

TRAVEL
06/02/2020

Accommodation service providers have been asked to continue to serve foreign tourists who are unable to return to their countries due to the Vietnamese civil aviation authority’s ban on flights between Vietnam and China.