Obstacles in visa exemption policy must be removed to lure more int'l visitors

Obstacles in visa exemption policy must be removed to lure more int'l visitors

Since the beginning of the year, Vietnam has welcomed over 2.2 million international visitors, with Ho Chi Minh City alone welcoming more than 2 million foreign visitors. However, compared to some countries, such as Thailand, Singapore, and Malaysia, which have received over 7.56 million, 3.74 million, and 4.5 million arrivals, respectively, Vietnam's tourism recovery rate is still slow. Businesses and many management agencies explained that one of the reasons is the less attractive visa policies.
ITE HCMC 2022 attracts large number of tourists

ITE HCMC 2022 attracts large number of tourists

The International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City 2022 (ITE HCMC 2022) opened on the afternoon of September 9 to welcome people and tourists to visit and buy tours. The event is considered to have a strong attraction and is a bright spot for tourism promotion in HCMC in particular and Vietnam, in general, to international friends.
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Ho Chi Minh City aims to become top tourist destination

Ho Chi Minh City is gradually raising the bar for the tourism industry in the post-pandemic period. The city aims to become an attractive tourist destination by offering best services and interesting products aimed to draw millions of visitors. 
Travel companies offer diverse tours for upcoming National Day holiday

Travel companies offer diverse tours for upcoming National Day holiday

Some travel businesses, on August 22, said that tours for the upcoming National Day holiday were almost full. Customers booking package tours increased significantly, including destinations in Ho Chi Minh City and many other localities, such as Nha Trang, Phu Quoc, and Da Lat.
HCMC tourism vibrant with large number of foreign visitors

HCMC tourism vibrant with large number of foreign visitors

Over the past week, many international delegations have visited Ho Chi Minh City for entertainment and seminars, helping the tourism market become more vibrant. The Department of Tourism of HCMC estimates that the tourism industry will possibly complete its goal of welcoming 3.5 million international visitors this year soon.
HCMC accelerates welcome of MICE travelers

HCMC accelerates welcome of MICE travelers

Statistics from travel businesses in Ho Chi Minh City show that the travel demand of tourist groups is increasing sharply while the southern largest city is also preparing to welcome many international visitors under MICE program (meetings, incentives, conferences, and events) by the end of this year.
Tourists in HCMC are enjoying the helicopter tour to view the city from above

Various summer tours ready for holidaymakers

Many airlines and tourism companies informed yesterday that they are introducing millions of flight tickets, interesting tours to serve tourists this summer, along with attractive promotions from 10-40 percent. It is expected that the number of holidaymakers will increase significantly in the near future compared to this time 2019.