All foreign tourist markets grow in Q1

15:11 | 02/04/2014 Entertainment

(VEN) - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism said that 2,327,925 foreigners visited Vietnam in the first quarter of this year, a 29.3 percent increase from a year ago.

All foreign tourism markets grew including Hong Kong-China, Germany, Russia, China and Spain which grew rapidly during this period.

The number of domestic tourists increased by 6.85 percent reaching 13.7 million and tourist revenues reached VND70.2 trillion during this period, a 31.21 percent increase from a year ago.

The tourist sector expected to receive eight million foreign visitors and 37 million domestic tourists by the end of the year./.                     

Thanh Tam