Tourism sector discusses solutions to increase revenues

Tourism sector discusses solutions to increase revenues

NDO – A conference was held jointly by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism on February 20 to discuss solutions in response to the COVID-19 epidemic. (4 hours ago)


Vietnam’s first overseas tourism office opened in UK

  Feb 19, 2020 10:40:35
NDO/VNA – The first overseas tourism office of Vietnam was officially opened in London, the UK, on February 18. 

Hanoi aims to restructure sourcing of tourists amid coronavirus impacts

  Feb 19, 2020 10:33:20
NDO - The Hanoi Tourism Department is preparing plans for its recovery after the new coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic, with one of the priorities being to reidentify its key sources of tourists. 

Khanh Hoa’s Whale island in top 10 must-dive destinations for 2020

  Feb 19, 2020 10:19:22
NDO/VNA – Whale Island in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has been named among the ten must-dive destinations for 2020 by US magazine Forbes. 

Quang Ninh remains active in promoting local tourism amid Covid-19 threat

  Feb 18, 2020 12:24:01
NDO – The hospitality sector in the northern province of Quang Ninh has rallied every effort to seek new tourism market and step up tourism promotion activities amid the threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). 

Number of tourists to Hanoi increases again

  Feb 17, 2020 16:37:09
NDO – According to statistics from the Hanoi Department of Tourism, the number of visitors to Hanoi has reached 50-70% of the time before the outbreak of Covid-19 with a sharp increase of tourists from Europe. 

Vietnam strives to turn tourism into a key economic sector by 2030

  Feb 17, 2020 16:14:50
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has recently approved a tourism development strategy by 2030. 

Hoi An among world’s most romantic places

  Feb 17, 2020 12:01:10
NDO/VNA – Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central coastal province of Quang Nam has been selected by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the world’s 13 most romantic places to visit. 

Vietnamese airlines open direct flights to India and Czech Republic

  Feb 17, 2020 11:12:05
NDO – Vietjet Air and Bamboo Airways have announced their plans to open more direct flights from Vietnam to foreign countries, including India and Czech Republic. 

Smoked pork

  Feb 16, 2020 16:11:01
One cannot say they have explored northwestern Vietnam fully if they have not tried the "pork hung up in kitchen", otherwise known as smoked pork. 

Preserving cultural identity to boost Kon Tum province’s tourism

  Feb 14, 2020 18:36:51
NDO – The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum is home to 28 ethnic groups, including the ethnic minority tribes of Xo Dang, Ba Na, Gia Rai, Gie Trieng, Hre, Brau and Ro Mam. The diversity in ethnic groups brings about assorted and rich cultural identity to the province, which create favourable condition to boost tourism. 

Sen Village Festival 2020 to take place in mid-May

  Feb 13, 2020 12:16:48
NDO – The annual Sen (Lotus) Village Festival 2020 will be held from May 15 to 19 in Vinh City, Nam Dan District and other districts and towns in Nghe An Province to show gratitude to President Ho Chi Minh. 

Unique ceremonies to worship God of the Forest and God of the Sea

  Feb 12, 2020 17:36:31
NDO – While many spring festivals across the country have changed amid the rapid development of society, some traditional customs which have a strong attachment to nature and people’s production activities have been kept intact and well-preserved, including the ceremonies to worship the God of the Forest and Whale (God of the Sea). 

Vietnamese firms join international tourism fair in Israel

  Feb 12, 2020 17:32:54
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese travel companies have introduced their products at the 25th International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) that is taking place in Israel from February 11-12. 

Vietnam’s tourism sector proactively copes with novel coronavirus epidemic

  Feb 12, 2020 11:57:52
NDO – The tourism sector has suffered severe impacts from the complicated movements of the acute respiratory infection which is caused by a new strain of coronavirus (Covid-19) over recent days.