Town of Chi Linh pitches its tourism potential
15:30 | 20/11/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Quynh Nga and Hoa Quynh spoke with Nguyen Thi Viet Nga, director of the Hai Duong Province Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, to hear about the city’s plans.
HCMC expands tourist offerings amid visitor boom
09:50 | 03/11/2017 Travel
(VEN) - In the first nine months of 2017, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) welcomed about 19 million domestic visitors and more than 4.2 million foreign tourists. Revenues amounted to an estimated VND84.57 trillion, up 10 percent from the same time in 2016 and accounting for 71.67 percent of the yearly plan (VND116 trillion). Tourism contributed 10 percent to the city’s gross regional domestic product (GRDP) during the same period.
Untapped tourism potential
10:07 | 25/10/2017 Travel
(VEN) - Although endowed with unique natural and cultural resources, the northern border province of Ha Giang is still lagging behind many other localities in terms of tourism development.