Phu Quoc changes to better serve tourists, investors

Phu Quoc changes to better serve tourists, investors

Phu Quoc island in the southern province of Kien Giang is making it new to welcome tourists and investors as it plans to reopen its door to international tourists from this November.
Van Don airport welcomes over 300 passengers from France with “vaccine passport”

Van Don airport welcomes over 300 passengers from France with “vaccine passport”

Van Don International Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh on September 23 welcomed an international flight carrying 301 passengers from France, who are eligible for the pilot “vaccine passport” programme of the Ministry of Health.
Requirements for foreign tourists to visit Phu Quoc under pilot scheme

Requirements for foreign tourists to visit Phu Quoc under pilot scheme

After two years of “freezing”, the Phu Quoc island city in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang is expected to be first destination in the country to receive foreign tourists after the Government approved the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’ proposal on a pilot plan to welcome tourists back under the vaccine passport programme.
Phu Quoc Island greenlit for pilot opening to international tourists

Phu Quoc Island greenlit for pilot opening to international tourists

The MoT has basically agreed with the MCST on the pilot plan to welcome international visitors holding vaccine passports to Phu Quoc.
‘Vaccine passport’ pilot to open up recovery opportunities for tourism: experts

‘Vaccine passport’ pilot to open up recovery opportunities for tourism: experts

Tourism experts said if Vietnam succeeds in piloting the ‘COVID-19 vaccine passport’ policy, the sector can bounce back, welcoming back both domestic and foreign visitors.
Vietnam to accelerate preparation to pilot vaccine passports for international tourists

Vietnam to accelerate preparation to pilot vaccine passports for international tourists

PM Pham Minh Chinh has requested relevant agencies to speed up the research on the pilot use of vaccine passports to ease entry for international travellers.
Vaccine passport remains a difficult project

Vaccine passport remains a difficult project

While some countries are promoting the vaccine passports with the hope of opening international tourism soon and recovering their economies, the Vietnamese government is carefully considering a pilot before applying this model to revive the battered tourism industry.
Vaccine passport clarity key for aviation industry

Vaccine passport clarity key for aviation industry 1

Vietnam’s aviation industry is now waiting for recovery on the possibility of international acceptance of so-called vaccine passports – however, there remains uncertainty in this path.
UK businesses not sold on vaccine passport idea

UK businesses not sold on vaccine passport idea

Britain's retail and hospitality sectors have hit out the possibility of vaccine passports after Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his government is seeking "all possibilities" to keep Covid-hit sectors open.
Busy days ahead for deal-making

Busy days ahead for deal-making

Both online and offline investment promotion activities are taking place, and expect to boom when Vietnam opens up again to the world.
Bamboo Airways ready for international routes via vaccine passport

Bamboo Airways ready for international routes via vaccine passport

Bamboo Airways is ready to pioneer using IATA Travel Pass for international flights under the policies of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam.    
“Vaccine passport” hoped to support resumption of international fights

“Vaccine passport” hoped to support resumption of international fights

As COVID-19 cases have been on the decline around the world and vaccination programmes have been rolled out in many countries, agencies and businesses at home and abroad are hopeful that the introduction of “vaccine passports” will allow the resumption of international fights.