Top tourism companies awarded Travel

Top tourism companies awarded

Winners of the 17th Vietnam Tourism Awards, the most prestigious in the sector, were announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 9.
Foreign tourists flock to Hue for New Year Travel

Foreign tourists flock to Hue for New Year

The central province of ThuaThien – Hue received roughly 90,000 travellers, including 40,000 foreigners, from December 24-January 2, up 12 percent from the same period last year.
Tourism achieves high growth rate Travel

Tourism achieves high growth rate

The growth rate of Vietnam's tourism sector was higher than its targets the last five years in terms of volume of tourists, revenue and facilities.
Tourism decline hits HCM City hotel market Travel

Tourism decline hits HCM City hotel market

A slump in tourism has hit Ho Chi Minh City's hotel market, which saw a drop in the average rate of reserved rooms in the first six months of the year compared to the previous five years.
Travel

Tourism sector urged to improve staff skills

The hospitality sector in Vietnam must take steps to improve the quality of personnel as tourism professionals from other countries in the ASEAN Economic Community (EC) will be permitted to work within the region by year-end.
Business

Room prices rising at high-end hotels

Average room rates in upscale hotels and resorts across Vietnam saw a slight increase in 2014 even as occupancy rates decreased, according to a survey by auditing and consulting firm Grant Thornton.