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.
The Vietnamese tourism industry is on the road to recovery back to pre-pandemic levels, with favourable conditions for tourists in terms of destination access, simplified immigration procedures, and extended visa duration.
According to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), the tourism sector served more than 2.5 million visitors during the recent four-day-long holiday, down 16.7 percent compared to the same period last year.
The southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City led the country in tourism revenue in the first half of 2023. The result showed the city's countless efforts in promoting the tourism sector and tourism development.
The new visa policy is expected to offer a good chance for the tourism sector of the south-central coastal province of Binh Thuan in particular and Vietnam in general, to attract more international tourists.
The domestic tourism sector needs data centers, hosted by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) to accelerate digital transformation of the industry, said Nguyen Quyet Tam, a member of Vietnam Software & IT Services (VINASA) and CEO of VietISO. This company offers application solutions to tourism, hotel and international events.
Deputy Prime Minister and Head of the State Steering Committee on Tourism Vu Duc Dam yesterday chaired a meeting on implementing the solution acceleration of tourism recovery, assessment on implementation and proposal of removing difficulties on assigned duties on Resolution No.08-NQ/TW of the Politburo on tourism development into a spearhead economic sector.