ASEAN ministers committed to stronger tourism growth

Tourism ministers from ASEAN member countries, who are in Myanmar to attend the 2013 World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia , have committed to implementing tourism standards for the region and a common regional visa to boost tourism growth by up to 20 percent.
Tourism sector prioritises sea, island visits Business

Tourism sector prioritises sea, island visits

Sea and island tourism development was the top priority of Vietnam’s tourism sector and attached with ensuring security and defence in the context of the national socio-economic development, affirmed General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Van Tuan.

VN ranks 12th in long-term tourism growth

Vietnam ranks 12 th among 181 countries and territories in term of tourism growth in the next ten years, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Vietnam’s tourist sector wastes opportunities

Although tourism is one of the key economic sectors that bring in a large amount of foreign currency to the country, each year, the lack of unique organised tours means the sector is losing out on opportunities to develop.