Foreign arrivals to Vietnam surpassed 1.32 million in August, up 11.3 percent month-on-month.


The eight-month figure rose by 22.8 percent to over 10.4 million. The number of visitors by air increased by 17.3 percent while those by road and sea rose by 62.1 percent and 1.6 percent, respectively.

During the period, visitors from Asia accounted for 77.2 percent of the total, up 27 percent annually.