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PM Dung approves tourism promotion programme

The Prime Minister has given green light to the 2013-20 national tourism promotion programme, highlighting promotion and advertisement on its diverse and unique culture, its stunning landscapes and wonderful cuisine.
Vietnam attends Berlin International Tourism Fair Travel

Vietnam attends Berlin International Tourism Fair

Nearly 30 Vietnamese firms, led by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) are participating in the International Tourism Fair ITB, which opened in the German’s capital city of Berlin on March 6.
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Foreign arrivals to Vietnam hit record in 2012

The number of international arrivals to Vietnam reached a record of 6.647 million in 2012, surpassing the yearly target of 6.5 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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Foreign arrivals to Vietnam up nearly 11 percent

Vietnam welcomed over 3.8 million overseas arrivals in the January-July period, representing a year-on-year increase of 10.8 percent, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.
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UK back on VN's top 10 tour markets

The UK has for the first time in seven years become one of Vietnam's top 10 tourism markets, with nearly 18,000 Britons coming here in January 2012, a year-on-year increase of 39.7 percent, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
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Vietnam attracts Thai visitors by land

More than 30 travel agencies from central provinces have set up their club with the aim to better serve Thai visitors who arrive through international border gates in the region.
Foreign arrivals up 18.4 percent in eight months Travel

Foreign arrivals up 18.4 percent in eight months

Vietnam welcomed about 3.96 million foreign visitors in the first eight months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 18.4 percent, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
BMI: Vietnam best performing regional market Travel

BMI: Vietnam best performing regional market

Vietnam had performed as the best tourism market in the region in 2010 with the number of foreign arrivals recording a year-on-year increase of 40 percent, according to Business Monitor International (BMI).
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Tourism industry targets Russia

Despite Russia not yet being included in the list of Vietnam 's top 10 tourism markets, visitors from the East European country still create a promising market for Vietnam 's tourism industry, says deputy head of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Manh Cuong.
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Aviation-tourism cooperation benefits the nation

Aviation-tourism cooperation is a vital path for the two sectors’ development, benefiting the country, said General Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Nguyen Van Tuan.