Vietnam plans return of tourism and hospitality after COVID-19 Travel

Vietnam plans return of tourism and hospitality after COVID-19

After a bad year for business in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic shut down travel around the world, Vietnam's tourism revenue fell even further this year. Plans were discussed by experts at a forum to access the current state of the hospitality market and map out a way towards a post-COVID-19 recovery.
Hanoi’s tourism sector moves to adapt to new context Business

Hanoi’s tourism sector moves to adapt to new context

The fourth wave of COVID-19 has taken a heavy toll on tourism in Vietnam, including Hanoi, but it has also opened up opportunities to restructure this industry, change approaches to the market, and align products to travellers’ demand and the reality, according to insiders.
Quang Binh kick-starts tourism recovery Destinations

Quang Binh kick-starts tourism recovery

Central Quang Binh province has identified tourism and services as economic pillars, but Covid-19 hit the hospitality industry in Vietnam in general and Quang Binh in particular quite hard, forcing many destinations to close down. The province has now introduced programmes to help the sector recover post pandemic, including private, exclusive, and closed-circle tours.
Experts discuss tourism management at heritage sites Business

Experts discuss tourism management at heritage sites

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the Colombian Embassy in Vietnam on October 8 held a webinar discussing the role of central and local management agencies and enterprises in managing tourism at heritage sites.
Indonesia cancels ‘travel bubble’ with Singapore World

Indonesia cancels ‘travel bubble’ with Singapore

Governor of Indonesia’s Riau Islands Ansar Ahmad said the “travel bubble” scheme with Singapore, initially slated for October 2021, has been cancelled following a surge in COVID-19 cases in the nearby city-state.
Vietnam strives for GDP growth of 6.5-7 percent annually during 2021-2025 Business

Vietnam strives for GDP growth of 6.5-7 percent annually during 2021-2025

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is coordinating with relevant ministries, sectors and localities to study and build a programme on economic recovery and development in association with improvement of the economy’s internal capacity and self-reliance by 2023, with a goal to achieve an annual average GDP growth rate of 6.5-7 percent during 2021-2025.
Tourist sites in Thua Thien–Hue re-open on October 1 Videos

Tourist sites in Thua Thien–Hue re-open on October 1

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue has announced to re-open a number of tourist sites such as the Hue Imperial Citadel (Dai Noi), and Minh Mang, Tu Duc and Khai Dinh mausoleums to visitors on October 1.
Thailand plans to reopen nation, support SMEs World

Thailand plans to reopen nation, support SMEs

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha chaired a meeting of the Centre for Economic Situation Administration (CESA) to assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and make decisions to overcome the consequences and stabilise the macro-economy.
Tourist sites in Thua Thien – Hue to re-open on October 1 Society

Tourist sites in Thua Thien – Hue to re-open on October 1

The Hue Monuments Conservation Centre in the central province of Thua Thien – Hue has announced that it will re-open a number of tourist sites such as the Hue Imperial Citadel (Dai Noi), and Minh Mang, Tu Duc and Khai Dinh mausoleums to visitors on October 1.
Vietnam strives to become an attractive eco-tourism destination Travel

Vietnam strives to become an attractive eco-tourism destination

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world’s tourism industry to a complete halt, including ecotourism activities. However, the fact that protected areas are not open to tourists during this time also creates conditions for the natural ecosystem to recover faster, Deputy General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Ha Van Sieu has said.
Indonesia invests 645 million USD in tourism revival World

Indonesia invests 645 million USD in tourism revival

On September 27, Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said that the Indonesian government will allocate 9.2 trillion rupiah (645 million USD) from the state budget in 2022 to support the recovery of the tourism industry after the COVID-19 pandemic.