2 million foreigners visit Vietnam in Q1 Travel

2 million foreigners visit Vietnam in Q1

The volume of foreign tourist arrivals reached over two million in the first three months of 2015, an annual drop of 13.7 percent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
National Tourism Year 2015 to connect world heritage Travel

National Tourism Year 2015 to connect world heritage

Vietnam’s National Tourism Year 2015 will take the theme of “Connecting world heritage” with a series of activities taking place in the northern central province of Thanh Hoa, the designated main venue, local officials announced in Hanoi on December 9.
Thai economy shows signs of recovery World

Thai economy shows signs of recovery

The Thai Fiscal Policy Office (FPO) has reported that the country’s economy has shown some positive sentiments as a result of domestic spending.
World

Myanmar to apply e-visa for foreign tourists

Myanmar will formally apply e-visa for all foreign tourists from September 1 in an effort to attract visitors to the country, the Ministry of Immigration and Population announced on August 13.
Business

Vietnam hosts conference on tourism promotion

A conference to promote tourism investment in Vietnam , Laos , Cambodia and Myanmar , themed “ Four countries – one destination” took place in Ho Chi Minh City on September 13.
PM orders tighter market management Business

PM orders tighter market management

The Prime Minister has requested cabinet members and localities intensify management over the market to ensure prices are stable, especially during the traditional New Year festival.
Society

Binh Thuan attracts Russian visitors

The number of Russian tourists visiting the southern central coastal province of Binh Thuan has shot up in the last few years and they now account for 30 percent of all foreign tourist arrivals.