Quang Ninh: qualified hospitality establishments serve guests from other localities hinh anh 1A corner of Ha Long Bay in Quang Ninh province. (Photo: VNA)

Quang Ninh (VNA) – The northern province of Quang Ninh allowed hospitality establishments to welcome visitors from other localities classified as blue and yellow zones from November 1, on the condition that they must meet pandemic prevention and control requirements.

Visitors must be given full two vaccine shots or test negative for SARS-CoV-2 by rapid testing or PCR methods.

Qualified establishments must meet 24 criteria issued by the province, which will be inspected weekly. Results of the inspection will be announced before 12am each Friday.

As of afternoon the same day, Cam Pha city announced the results of inspection at local hospitality establishments.

General Director of the provincial Tourism Department Pham Ngoc Thuy expressed his hope that the move will help attract more tourists to the province at weekends./.