Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opens in Hanoi

Updated at 11:04:45 12/10/2019 (Views: 1)

The Vietnam Travel & Tourism Summit 2019 opened in Hanoi on December 9 with four symposiums taking place in the morning to discuss bottlenecks of Vietnam’s tourism.

  • New Kuala Lumpur-Da Nang direct flight launched

    Updated at 10:10:18 12/03/2019 (Views: 17)

    Malindo Air from Malaysia officially launched its newest direct air route Da Nang-Kuala Lumpur – the third direct flight after two routes connecting Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Kuala Lumpur – in a ceremony on December 1.

  • Enhancing development of SAVE Tourism

    Updated at 10:54:57 11/29/2019 (Views: 17)

    In recent years, the type of SAVE Tourism has begun to be implemented in Vietnam, bringing positive values to local communities at the destinations.

  • Tourism helps more airlines take off in Vietnam

    Updated at 10:00:49 11/21/2019 (Views: 29)

    Vietnam's booming tourism industry has led to growth in the aviation sector, with more routes and airlines creating a new landscape for the industry.

  • Project to develop Binh Thuan tourism get approval

    Updated at 08:29:46 11/13/2019 (Views: 47)

    BTO – A project to develop Binh Thuan tourism until 2025, with a vision toward 2030, has been recently handed over to travel enterprises.

  • European travel firms study tourism cooperation in northern region

    Updated at 10:55:52 11/12/2019 (Views: 23)

    A delegation of 40 travel businesses from Europe is paying a visit to the capital city of Hanoi and the northern province of Ninh Binh and Quang Ninh to study tourism potential.

  • Hoi An – popular destination for Japanese tourists

    Updated at 11:04:47 11/11/2019 (Views: 28)

    Among nearly 1 million Japanese tourists to Vietnam, 60-70 percent of whom come to Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam, according to Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam.

  • Vung Tau city admitted to Tourism Promotion Organisation for Asia Pacific Cities

    Updated at 11:23:05 11/06/2019 (Views: 33)

    Vung Tau city in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has officially become a member of the Tourism Promotion Organisation for Asia Pacific Cities (TPO), according to Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Hoang Vu Thanh.

  • Vietnam welcomes over 1.6 million foreign visitors in October

    Updated at 10:20:14 10/30/2019 (Views: 42)

    According to the General Statistics Office, October was the first month that the number of international visitors to Vietnam reached over 1.6 million, bringing the total number of international visitors to Vietnam in the first ten months of 2019 to 14.5 million people.

  • Vietnam Airlines opens HCM City – Bali direct air route

    Updated at 08:20:12 10/30/2019 (Views: 43)

    National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines officially launched a direct route connecting Ho Chi Minh City with Indonesia’s Bali on October 27.

  • Hue plans to launch bike tourism service

    Updated at 10:27:54 10/28/2019 (Views: 38)

    Vietnam's former imperial capital of Hue plans to pilot a public bicycle service that will provide hundreds of tourists with an option to view its downtown streets.

  • Bicycle tourism service launched in Hue city

    Updated at 09:20:09 10/23/2019 (Views: 44)

    A public bicycle service has been piloted in Hue imperial city in Thua Thien – Hue propvince, making it the first locality in Vietnam to offer this tourism service.

  • Hanoi to promote tourism in Japan in late October

    Updated at 10:16:40 10/21/2019 (Views: 49)

    The Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA) will launch a tourism promotion programme in Japan and join the Tourism Expo Japan (JATA) 2019 in Osaka later this month, aiming to further exploit the nearly 127 million-strong market.

  • Vietnam makes list of world’s top 30 countries to work, make friends, raise family

    Updated at 10:59:10 10/08/2019 (Views: 58)

    Vietnam has taken the second spot out of the world’s top 30 countries to work, make friends and raise a family in 2019, according to the US financial and business news website Business Insider.

  • Ban Gioc waterfall festival kicks off in Cao Bang

    Updated at 08:36:28 10/07/2019 (Views: 49)

    The 2019 Ban Gioc waterfall festival opened in the northern border province of Cao Bang on October 5.

  • Ha Long city develops sustainable tourism

    Updated at 10:50:27 10/03/2019 (Views: 59)

    Ha Long city in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh is striving to develop sustainable tourism, especially promoting the world natural heritage site of Ha Long Bay.

  • More than 2,000 people join beach cleaning in Da Nang

    Updated at 09:56:51 09/30/2019 (Views: 46)

    More than 2,000 people engaged in a programme to clean beaches in Da Nang on September 28.

  • Vietnam welcomes 12.9 million foreign visitors

    Updated at 09:50:58 09/30/2019 (Views: 51)

    More than 12.9 million foreign tourists have chosen Vietnam as their destination over the last nine months, up 10.8 percent year on year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

  • Vietnam nominated for six prizes at 2019 World Travel Awards

    Updated at 10:32:42 09/24/2019 (Views: 51)

    Vietnam has been nominated for six prestigious prizes at the 2019 World Travel Awards (WTA) which is scheduled to take place later this year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

  • Vietnam nominated in six categories of world travel awards

    Updated at 10:19:28 09/18/2019 (Views: 70)

    Vietnam has been listed among nominees in six world’s leading categories of the annual prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019.

  • Public-private partnership creates incentive for tourism development

    Updated at 10:31:33 09/13/2019 (Views: 80)

    Attracting investment and taking advantage of all social resources to accelerate tourism growth is the direction being applied by many localities, including Ninh Binh and Ha Nam. Situating in the southwest of the Red River Delta, the two provinces possess a lot of natural resources and cultural heritages and can cooperate with each other to improve tourism competitiveness.

  • Vietnam jumps four places in WEF tourism competitiveness ranking

    Updated at 09:20:08 09/10/2019 (Views: 89)

    Vietnam ranks 63rd among 140 countries and territories in the recently released Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2019, jumping four places compared to the latest 2017 ranking.

  • HCM City connects tourism with Mekong Delta

    Updated at 09:47:08 09/05/2019 (Views: 73)

    A forum was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 4 to promote sustainable tourism connectivity between the southern economic hub and the 13 city and provinces in the Mekong Delta.

  • More than 50,000 people pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

    Updated at 10:17:03 09/03/2019 (Views: 64)

    As many as 50,066 people, including 1,462 foreigners, paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Hanoi during the National Day holiday which lasts from August 31 to September 2.

  • Hoi An tops CNN’s list of 13 most beautiful towns in Asia

    Updated at 10:14:39 09/03/2019 (Views: 69)

    The ancient town of Hoi An in Vietnam’s central province of Quang Nam has topped the list of the 13 most beautiful towns throughout Asia compiled by CNN travel.

  • Foreign arrivals surge over 14 percent in August

    Updated at 14:08:15 08/30/2019 (Views: 77)

    The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in August is estimated to rise over 14 percent month-on-month to 1.51 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

  • Tourist arrivals in Hanoi grow 9.5 percent in eight months

    Updated at 10:06:07 08/29/2019 (Views: 71)

    Hanoi welcomed over 19.3 million tourists in the first eight months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 9.5 percent, according to the municipal Department of Tourism.

  • Meeting discusses National Tourism Year 2020

    Updated at 09:10:37 08/22/2019 (Views: 88)

    The Steering Committee for National Tourism Year 2020 – Ninh Binh convened the first meeting in Hanoi on August 21.

  • Son Doong named among world’s greatest adventurous tours

    Updated at 10:12:40 08/20/2019 (Views: 77)

    The tour through Son Doong Cave in Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park in the central province of Quang Binh has been listed among the top adventures in the world by British TV channel Dave.

  • Da Nang emerges as favourite destination for Japanese investors

    Updated at 10:33:45 08/08/2019 (Views: 81)

    After lagging behind other provinces and cities nationwide in attracting Japanese investment, the central city of Da Nang has emerged as a popular destination for investors from the Land of the Rising Sun.

  • Airports in Hai Phong, Quang Ninh closed due to storm Wipha

    Updated at 09:48:46 08/02/2019 (Views: 96)

    The Cat Bi airport in the northern port city of Hai Phong and Van Don airport in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh will be temporarily closed from 12:00 on August 2 to 12:00 on August 3 due to the approaching storm Wipha.