Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on December 9 said he hoped that Vietnamese startups in the United States would continue contributing initiatives and resources to improve the city’s startup ecosystem.
Hanoi’s Department of Tourism estimated that by the end of 2017, the capital city will have welcomed more than 23.8 million visitors for earnings of roughly 71 trillion VND (3.1 billion USD), an increase of 15 percent from the same period last year.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has issued a travel warning to ask travel companies, departments of culture, sport and tourism of cities and provinces nationwide to ensure the safety for tourists when visiting Indonesia’s Bali due to volcanic eruption.
Within the official visit framework of Polish President Andrzej Duda to Vietnam, two national flag carriers Vietnam Airlines and Polish Airlines (LOT) co-signed a cooperation agreement on November 30 in order to bring more benefits and choices for the two sides' passengers.
According to the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) in Vietnam, Vietnamese tourists to Korea in the first 11 months of 2017 increased by more than 29.9 percent over the same period last year, reaching about 302,264 people.