Reviving Vietnam’s tourism amid a stream of opportunities and challenges

Reviving Vietnam’s tourism amid a stream of opportunities and challenges

Vietnam’s tourism industry is being urged to diversify in terms of traditional markets, as localities push new events and the country as a whole aims for five million inbound tourists for 2022.
Recruitment required in the tourism industry

Recruitment required in the tourism industry

The recruitment demand of travel agencies, hotels, restaurants, and service establishments is snowballing as they prepare to welcome international visitors later in March.
Tourism industry prepares for its grand renaissance

Tourism industry prepares for its grand renaissance

Vietnam is hoping to revive the battered tourism industry with the reopening of some regular international flights this month, in addition to loosening entry and quarantine regulations for visitors from abroad.
Community tourism in need of guests

Community tourism in need of guests

Villages immersed in silence is a worrying situation in many community tourism areas that are still feeling the brunt of the summer restrictions.
Laying foundation for tourism rebound post-pandemic

Laying foundation for tourism rebound post-pandemic

The Mekong delta province of Dong Thap is working aggressively on rebound plans post-pandemic.
Groups step forward to aid tourism

Groups step forward to aid tourism

Nearly 100,000 people in Vietnam’s tourism industry have registered to participate in and also contribute to the country’s vaccine socialisation programme, which is attempting to aid the recovery of the tourism industry.
Resort investment on the rise with post-pandemic prospects

Resort investment on the rise with post-pandemic prospects

Though the tourism industry has been hit hard, project developers and financiers are preparing for the comeback of the industry. Many investors of small- and medium-sized ventures are now looking into combined service projects, instead of focusing on the hospitality sector or individual products like before.
Vietnam needs to open borders for tourism recovery: experts

Vietnam needs to open borders for tourism recovery: experts

Vietnam needs to research solutions and prepare all necessary conditions to open border for foreign tourists from July 2021, according to Nguyen Huu Tho, Chairman of the Vietnam Tourism Association.
Vaccine tourism trend potential up in the air

Vaccine tourism trend potential up in the air

Mass vaccination efforts worldwide are opening up prospects of recovery for the tourism industry and possibly setting the stage for so-called vaccine tourism – a potential money-spinner which would nevertheless be complex to implement.
Agro-tourism becomes door towards sustainable economy

Agro-tourism becomes door towards sustainable economy

Beefing up agriculture tourism will not only yield benefits for the tourism industry, but also help gear Dong Thap province’s agricultural sector towards greener, cleaner, and more environmentally-friendly development.
Binh Thuan to roll out tourism stimulus measures

Binh Thuan to roll out tourism stimulus measures

South-central Binh Thuan province will further promote its image as a tourism destination, with particular attention being paid to safety in association with the COVID-19 epidemic, in an effort to revive a local tourism industry severely affected by the pandemic.
Khanh Hoa launches programme to stimulate tourism after COVID-19

Khanh Hoa launches programme to stimulate tourism after COVID-19

A total of 74 firms will take part in a tourism stimulus programme in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, offering deals with discounts of up to 50 percent, Director of the provincial Department of Tourism Tran Viet Trung told a press conference on May 22.
“Safe haven” status could revive tourism industry

“Safe haven” status could revive tourism industry

“Safe haven tourism” is one way for Vietnam to maximise tourism revenues while minimising risks posed by COVID-19 pandemic, according to investment fund VinaCapital.
Ben Tre province eyes rural tourism destination

Ben Tre province eyes rural tourism destination

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre has approved the establishment of the Cho Lach Cultural and Tourism Village in 2020-2021 as a driving force to develop the tourism industry.
HCM City: Tourism sector endures losses of over 426 mln USD in Q1

HCM City: Tourism sector endures losses of over 426 mln USD in Q1

The HCM City Department of Tourism has estimated that the city’s tourism industry suffered losses worth close to 10 trillion VND (426.2 million USD) in the first quarter of this year due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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