HO CHI MINH CITY, 25 January 2017: An open upper deck-bus service will be introduced in June to offer tourists city tours with scenic views from the upper deck. Local media reported HCMC-based Anh Viet Tourist Company has asked the...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 24 January 2017: Vietnam’s tourism sector is expected to earn an annual revenue of USD35 billion by 2020. Vietnam tourism officials said they are concentrating on quality and the need to raise daily tourist spend rather...
HANOI, 23 January 2017: Vietnam National Administration of Tourism will conduct an audit of all tourist destinations in the country and announce results once annually that will identify improvements in quality. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, will set...
HANOI, 20 January 2017: National carrier Vietnam Airlines will open direct flights to the United States in 2018. Vietnam Net Bridge media reported the US Federal Aviation Administration will send a team to Vietnam in the first quarter of this year...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 19 January 2017: A cable car transfer has been proposed to ease congestion on the approach to Tan Son Nhat International Airport on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City. Local media reported the project developer,...
SINGAPORE, 19 January 2017: Vietjet has launched its fifth route to Taiwan, linking Ho Chi Minh City with Taichung. The airline now has the most routes connecting Vietnam and Taiwan and serves more destinations in Taiwan than any other budget...
HANOI, 18 January 2017: Vietnam Tourism Association estimates around 6.5 million Vietnamese travelled overseas, last year, an increase of 15% from 2015 and spent around USD7 to USD8 billion. Local media quoted the association vice chairman, Vu The Binh, saying...
CAN THO, 17 January 2017: Can Tho City is seeking government approval to establish its own tourism department separate from the country’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Saigon Times media quoted the department deputy director, Le Minh Son, saying...
QUANG NGAI, VIETNAM, 16 January 2017: Quang Ngai provincial People’s Committee has recently approved a plan to upgrade the walking street along the coast of Ly Son Island. Local media reported the walking street would stretch 3 km from Ly...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 13 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City’s Tourism Association has asked the government to extend the visa waiver for citizens of five western European nations at least until the end of June 2018. Nationals of the...