The number included approximately half a million foreigners, mostly Russian and Chinese, up 13 percent year on year, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The province earned about 9.5 trillion VND (404.5 million USD) in revenue from tourism, up 20 percent.
Viet Nam is home to 24 tangible and intangible cultural heritages, and natural heritages recognised by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), including eight natural heritage sites, 12 intangible cultural heritages and four documentary heritages.
The Traveller, an Australian travel news magazine, asked 19 travel experts to draw up a list of “Best places to travel in 2019.”
The Muong Lo Tourism-Culture Week and the Mu Cang Chai Terraced Field Festival will take place in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai on September 21-25.
The Vietnam – U.S. Business Forum 2018 is designed to give Southern California enterprises the opportunity to network with and learn from Vietnamese officials who are responsible for the development of Vietnam's economy, and to meet directly with potential Vietnamese business partners.This will be one of the highest profile delegations of MOIT to Los Angeles so far. The delegation will be staying in LA from September 23 to 25, then leaving for Seattle, Washington DC and New York City.
The Vietnam – U.S. Business Forum 2018 is designed to give Southern California enterprises the opportunity to network with and learn from Vietnamese officials who are responsible for the development of Vietnam's economy, and to meet directly with potential Vietnamese business partners. The Forum theme will focus on Vietnam and U.S. business environment and the opportunities to enhance the two-way trade and investment relation between the two countries, especially between Vietnam and Sourthern California.
“A soulful Viet Nam” – a Vietnamese tourism promotion event - was held in Washington D.C., the US, the Southeast Asian country’s fifth largest tourism market, on September 19.
The Hon Xuong Island offers the same beauty as Maldives without the 5-star expense.
Viet Nam is the only country in Southeast Asia to make it to the U.K.-based travel magazine’s list of 20 best destinations in the world to visit in October.
International visitors to Viet Nam in August estimated 1,323,546 arrivals, increase 11.3% over last month and up 7.7% over the same period last year. Total international arrivals in 8 months reached 10,403,893 arrivals, increase 22.8% over the same period last year.
HCM City, on September 8, 2018, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organized seminar on “Blockchain for tourism development in Viet Nam” in Ho Chi Minh City.
Viet Nam has become the favorite travel destination for Australians, pushing Indonesia’s Bali off that perch, says booking site Webjet.
Viet Nam ranks third among the 10 fastest-growing foreign tourist destinations in 2017 and 2016, according to Tourism Highlights Report 2018 recently released by United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
Viet Nam will renew visa exemptions for a three-year period for the citizens of five Western European countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy.
Singapore, MVL’s ride-hailing app promises zero commission fee for drivers and other incentives, such as a cryptocurrency-based rewards programme.