Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang will become one of the top destinations in Southeast Asia, Malaysia’s World of Buzz newspaper wrote in its article about Vietnam’s largest island.
The district 6 People’s Committee in HCMC said starting November 1 to 14, the district will officially close temporary market which was built near Binh Tay Market last year and open new Binh Tay market.
Agriculture-based tourism is current being developed in many countries cross over the world, also contributing to develop socio-economic at rural areas therefore, Mekong authorities should focus on agri-tourism development, helping increase income for local farmers.
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) cooperated with the People’s Committee of An Giang province to organize a conference on improving the effectiveness of agricultural tourism in the Mekong Delta on October 1.
According to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), Vietnam received 11.6 million visitors in the first 9 months of this year, maintaining a growth rate of more than 20 percent compared to the same period in the last year.
The low-cost carrier Vietjet said it plans to open a new flight route connecting two tourist cities: Phu Quoc (Kien Giang Province of Vietnam) and Seoul (Korea) to satisfy high year-end holiday demands.
Deputy Head of the Department of Transport in Ho Chi Minh City Vo Khanh Hung yesterday said that to meet travelling demand and ensure traffic order safety during the Nghinh Ong (Whale Worship) festival , the public traffic management center will provide more bus fleets s in the district .