Foreign arrivals increase sharply in two months

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An increasing number of foreign tourists found their way to Vietnam in the first two months of the year, offering a boost to the economy. Vietnam welcomed more than 1.6 million foreign visitors in the reviewed period, a year-on-year rise of 33.4%, according to…

ASEAN tourism ministers agree to boost tourism cooperation

ASEAN tourism ministers agree to boost tourism cooperation

ASEAN continues to be an attractive destination for both regional and international tourists as it recorded 90.2 million tourists in 2013, a 12 percent increase over the 2012 figure, according to Bernama. The statement was made in the joint statement issued at the 17th…

Ethnic minority culture remains a focus in 2014

Ethnic minority culture remains a focus in 2014

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will continue speeding up projects on preserving and developing the ethnic minority culture in 2014, radio The Voice of Vietnam reported on January 15. Deputy Minister Huynh Vinh Ai said the ministry plans to build a set…

Da Nang becomes an attractive tourist destination for Japanese

Da Nang becomes an attractive tourist destination for Japanese

In addition to its popular tourism markets which include China, South Korea and Russia, Da Nang will focus on attracting more Japanese tourists to the city in 2014 to increase the tourist arrival numbers as well as local revenue. Da Nang is emerging as…