Railroad operators suspend more routes as new Covid-19 wave hits travel demand

Several tourist destination trains have had their operations suspended due to dwindling travel demand as a result of the country's new coronavirus outbreak. Read more »

Vietnam to be a popular choice in post-pandemic time: UK news site

Vietnam is set to be a prime destination for travel after COVID-19, with its expert handling of the pandemic, noted an article published by UK news site yourlocalguardian.co.uk. Read more »

400 models, artists liven up 2020 Vietnam international fashion festival

The 2020 Vietnam International Fashion Festival (VIFF) took place in HCM City on December 25-28, with the participation of 400 models and artists. Read more »

Google reveals tourist destinations Vietnamese most searched for in 2020

A year-end trend report shows Cat Ba, an island town in the northern port city of Hai Phong, was the most searched for destination by Vietnamese Googlers in 2020. Read more »

More local tourism attractions reopen as Covid-19 brought under control

With Vietnam’s new Covid-19 outbreak contained, some localities have allowed beaches and entertainment services to reopen though anti-pandemic measures remain in place. Read more »

Alluring destinations for a getaway in National Independence Day

A number of tourist destinations still welcome visitors on National Independence Day despite the stringent COVID-19 preventive measures. Below are the top 5 recommended stops to enjoy your holiday with... Read more »

Leading tour operator reports loss of US$3.4 mln

With COVID-19 precluding travel, Vietravel reported a first-half loss of VND80 billion (US$3.4 million), down from a profit of VND30 billion in the year-ago period. Read more »

Hanoi named among TripAdvisor’s 25 popular destinations

Hanoi, Hoi An, Danang, Ho Chi Minh City and Phu Quoc Island were honored with the awards of TripAdvisor. Read more »

Hanoi aims to receive 11 million domestic tourists in H2

Hanoi has set itself a target to welcome about 11 million domestic tourists by the end of 2020, according the city’s tourism sector. Read more »

Vietnam Airlines opens seven new domestic routes

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines opened seven new routes on June 12 linking Vinh city in central Nghe An province and the northern port city of Hai Phong with domestic... Read more »

Bamboo Airways to increase Hanoi-HCM City flights

Vietnam’s newest carrier, Bamboo Airways, has said it will increase flight frequency on the Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City route to 16 per day starting from June 1, in... Read more »

Most Vietnamese preparing for post Covid-19 travel

Nearly 86 percent of survey respondents said they were making travel plans for this year as the Covid-19 pandemic situation improves. Read more »

Hustle and bustle returns instantly to Saigon’s beer street

After bars and restaurants were allowed to reopen a few days ago, Bui Vien, Saigon's backpacker Mecca, is again buzzing. Read more »

Quang Ninh launches tourism promotion campaign

The Department of Tourism together with the Tourism Association of the northeastern province of Quang Ninh launched the 2020 tourism promotion campaign on May 13, drawing 300 representatives of companies... Read more »

Hanoi attractions reopen with restrictions

Many historical relics in Hanoi will reopen Thursday after remaining closed for more than a month to contain the coronavirus. Read more »

Traffic accidents claim 79 lives during holidays

A total of 79 people were killed and 76 others were injured in 133 traffic accidents nationwide during the four-day holiday from April 30 to May 3, according to Vice... Read more »

First holiday post-social distancing marks stark contrast among tourist hotspots in Vietnam

There has been a stark contrast in the number of visitors to famed tourist destinations across Vietnam during the first public holiday after social distancing rules had been relaxed, with some places becoming... Read more »

Vietnam welcomes 38 percent less foreigners in four months

Vietnam received 3.7 million foreign visitors in Jan-April, a 38 percent drop year-on-year, as a direct impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more »

Vietnam’s foreign arrivals down 38 percent in four months

Vietnam received 3.7 million foreign visitors in Jan-April, a 38 percent drop year-on-year, as it closed its borders and suspended international flights from March following the coronavirus outbreak. Read more »

470 foreign tourists stranded in Saigon, but few want to leave

The HCMC tourism department said there are 470 foreign tourists still in the city but less than 10 percent wish to fly home immediately amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more »