When tourism real estate projects started construction, they were expected to become a driving force for local tourism development, helping to create jobs and generate revenue for the budget. However, the actual situation is different.
The Ho Chi Minh City Food and Beverage Association collaborated with Vietnam Innovation Network to organize the “Vietnam Food and Beverage Association Day” and “Vietnamese cuisine forum 2023” yesterday.
Hanoi is working to make a breakthrough in tourism development this year by creating new and distinctive products to attract more domestic and international visitors, according to the municipal Tourism Department.
The lunar New Year (Tet) festival is an occasion for the tourism industry to promote unique Vietnamese traditional culture to international friends in the country and abroad and contribute to increasing revenue from the sector.
According to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), the country’s tourism industry served around three million domestic visitors during the three-day 2023 New Year holiday from December 31, 2022, to January 2, 2023.
A ceremony welcoming the first visitors to the city was organized in Tan Son Nhat International Airport on January 1, 2023, by the HCMC Department of Tourism in coordination with the functional departments of the city.
According to statistics, the number of international visitors to Vietnam in 2022 reached 3.66 million. Of which, visitors arriving by air were 3.27 million, accounting for 89.5 percent of the total foreign tourists.