Vietnam seeks to clarify incident of missing tourists in Taiwan

10:04 | 27/12/2018 Society

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement concerning the news that 152 Vietnamese tourists have allegedly run away in Taiwan (China).

The incident has bad impacts on business activities of many domestic travel firms

The Economic and Cultural Office of Vietnam in Taipei has contacted the competent Taiwanese authorities to ask them to provide information, clarify the situation and coordinate to deal with the incident so as not to affect tourism and the exchange activities of the people.

Taiwan’s authorities said they are investigating the incident and plan to temporarily stop granting group visas to travellers with International Holidays Trading Travel for allowing the incident happen.

Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry has also asked the National Tourism Administration and the relevant agencies to coordinate to deal with the incident.

Theo NDO