Transport ministry approves pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors

Transport ministry approves pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors

The Ministry of Transport has basically agreed to the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism’s draft pilot plan on welcoming international tourists to Phu Quoc island in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.
Phu Quoc to welcome foreign visitors with vaccine passports by October

Phu Quoc to welcome foreign visitors with vaccine passports by October

Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang province expects to welcome international visitors with vaccine passports beginning in October.
‘Vaccine passport’ pilot to open up recovery opportunities for tourism: experts

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Groups step forward to aid tourism

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Transport ministry approves pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors

Transport ministry approves pilot opening of Phu Quoc island to foreign visitors

The Ministry of Transport has basically agreed to the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism’s draft pilot plan on welcoming international tourists to Phu Quoc ...
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.
Phu Quoc to welcome foreign visitors with vaccine passports by October

Phu Quoc to welcome foreign visitors with vaccine passports by October

Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang province expects to welcome international visitors with vaccine passports beginning in October.
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The Grand Ho Tram prepares for greenlit tourism

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Kim Duyen to represent Vietnam at Miss Universe 2021 in Israel

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Latest outbreak flips lives upside down in Ho Chi Minh city

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