Healthcare tourism: untapped potential in Vietnam Travel

Healthcare tourism: untapped potential in Vietnam

Medical tourism has emerged as a major trend around the world as the COVID-19 pandemic and environmental pollution have caused people to pay more attention to their health. Particularly, experts said the post-COVID-19 era would be a booming period for all types of healthcare services.
Quang Ninh to apply sandbox model to tourism Travel

Quang Ninh to apply sandbox model to tourism

To ensure pandemic safety, Quang Ninh will apply the sandbox model to tourism and prioritise serving groups of tourists once this northeastern coastal province re-opens its door to travellers from other localities.
Travel firms need “oxygen” to stay alive Travel

Travel firms need “oxygen” to stay alive

Waiting for the Government to launch a pilot programme to welcome international tourists to Phu Quoc island, travel and aviation firms need urgent support like “oxygen” for their existence, according to insiders.
Hanoi prepares for reviving tourism activities Business

Hanoi prepares for reviving tourism activities

As Vietnam has not yet opened its doors to international tourists, tourism enterprises in Hanoi are devising plans to welcome back domestic tourists. Unique and attractive products are being developed and many stimulus programmes will be launched to ensure safety for tourists and those working in the industry.
Hanoi tourism builds trademarks for local souvenirs Travel

Hanoi tourism builds trademarks for local souvenirs

Craft villages and tourism businesses in Hanoi have been tasked with building trademarks for local souvenir products, in line with a plan of the city to carry out the national tourism development strategy to 2030.
Quang Ninh eyes 2 million tourists in Q4 Travel

Quang Ninh eyes 2 million tourists in Q4

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh set a target of welcoming 1.9-2 million tourists and earning 4-4.5 trillion VND (175.6 - 197.5 million USD) from tourism services in the last quarter of 2021.
What Phu Quoc prepares for tourism recovery in October Society

What Phu Quoc prepares for tourism recovery in October

Accommodation, travel, transportation, entertainment, and shopping establishments in Phu Quoc island city, Kien Giang province are ready to welcome international visitors back. However, to ensure safety, the pearl island needs more vaccines for local people.
Health declaration service integrated into safe tourism app Travel

Health declaration service integrated into safe tourism app

Mobile app “Du lich Viet Nam an toan” (Travel Vietnam safely) now allows users to fill in health declaration without switching to another platforms, according to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).
Ca Mau works to increase banana value, output Business

Ca Mau works to increase banana value, output

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Ca Mau province will popularise Vietnamese good agricultural practices (VietGAP) and organic standards in order to increase the value and yield of its bananas.
Agritourism expected to bring double benefits to Hanoi Travel

Agritourism expected to bring double benefits to Hanoi

Hanoi boasts good potential in agricultural tourism, or agritourism, with its 18 suburban districts and townships, which is expected to help the capital city diversify its tourism products and promote growth of the suburban localities.
A peaceful Thai ethnic village in Moc Chau Travel

A peaceful Thai ethnic village in Moc Chau

Doi village, Tan Lap commune, Moc Chau district, Sơn La province, is home to friendly Thai ethnic people as well as beautiful natural landscapes. The village still retains the rich traditional Thai culture identity.
Seven-month CPI lowest since 2016: GSO Business

Seven-month CPI lowest since 2016: GSO

July’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) picked up 0.62 percent month on month and 2.64 percent against the same month last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on July 29.
Bac Giang province moves to sustainably develop tourism Travel

Bac Giang province moves to sustainably develop tourism

In the time ahead, the northern province of Bac Giang is going to summon resources and push ahead with measures to fully tap into tourism potential and advantages and sustainably develop this industry, according to Director of the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism Tran Minh Ha.