refusal to issue visas to new vn passport causes problems for travel firms

Refusal to issue visas to new VN passport causes problems for travel firms

The rejection of Vietnam’s new passport by some EU member countries is affecting HCM City tourism companies since their customers are unable to travel to those countries.
ministry plans to add place of birth to new passport version

Ministry plans to add “place of birth” to new passport version

The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) is planning to add the “place of birth” to the new passport version to facilitate citizens’ seeking of visas to the Schengen countries.
eco friendly payment initiative launched by visa

Eco-friendly payment initiative launched by Visa

Digital payment giant Visa is boosting its contribution to promoting the prosperity of Vietnam towards sustainable development and a digital economy.
germany stops issuing visas for vietnams new passport

Germany stops issuing visas for Vietnam’s new passport

The status of the new Vietnamese passport has been thrown up in the air after Germany declared that it would not issue visas, citing insufficient details regarding the holder’s place of birth.
visa paving the way to an inclusive digital economy

Visa paving the way to an inclusive digital economy

Visa is empowering innovation in Vietnam, supporting consumers and businesses towards a digital economy.
visa makes effort to drive awareness of digital pay

Visa makes effort to drive awareness of digital pay

Digital payment giant Visa is extending its comprehensive support, especially on Vietnam’s annual Cashless Day on June 16, to drive awareness and usage of digital payments among consumers and businesses across the country.
measures proposed to sustainably attract international visitors

Measures proposed to sustainably attract international visitors

Despite the relaxation of travel restrictions, more work is needed to help the nation attract international tourists post-pandemic.
vietnam witnessing speedy growth in digital payments

Vietnam witnessing speedy growth in digital payments

Vietnamese consumers are rapidly adopting a range of digital payment methods, accelerated due to the global restrictions of the past couple of years.
indonesia adds 12 more countries to visa on arrival list

Indonesia adds 12 more countries to visa-on-arrival list

The Indonesian government has expanded the list of countries whose citizens can obtain a visa on arrival (VoA) to 72.
petrolimex rolls out visa contactless payments at petrol stations across vietnam

Petrolimex rolls out Visa contactless payments at petrol stations across Vietnam

Visa – the world’s leader in digital payments – and Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) announced the rollout of Visa contactless payments at its petrol stations across the country on May 31.
detailed entry requirements for international visitors to vietnam

Detailed entry requirements for international visitors to Vietnam

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has issued Document No. 829/PA-BVHTTDL on its plan to reopen the tourism sector in the new normal.
textile producers aspire double digit growth in 2022

Textile producers aspire double-digit growth in 2022

Many textile and apparel producers have envisaged a double-digit growth in 2022, rooted in a strong market rebound globally and advantages from the implementation of diverse free trade agreements with Vietnam’s engagement.
visa kicks off new journey to support female vietnamese entrepreneurs

Visa kicks off new journey to support Female Vietnamese entrepreneurs

Visa has chosen Vietnam as one of 10 new destinations in its journey to support female entrepreneurs in capital mobilisation, business governance, and development through the She’s Next Grant programme.
visa announces expansion of shes next programme

Visa announces expansion of She's Next programme

The three winners of the She's Next sponsorship programme launched by Visa for the first time in Vietnam will receive a grant of $10,000 each, along with the opportunity to participate in a training course and business networking.
agreement with australia boosts labour opportunities for vietnamese

Agreement with Australia boosts labour opportunities for Vietnamese

Vietnam becomes the first country to participate in the Australian Agriculture Visa programme, after signing an MoU with Australian partners.