Number of visitors to Mekong Delta provinces sharply increases

Number of visitors to Mekong Delta provinces sharply increases

The People’s Committee of Kien Giang Province said that since the beginning of this year the province has held several events to advertise tourism, promote investment and carry out tourism projects in order to attract more tourists to the province.
Party Chief Nhan talks to seminar participants (Photo: SGGP)

Tourism must benefit city dwellers: Party Chief

Speaking at the Department of Tourism’s seminar yesterday, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan emphasized that city dwellers must enjoy benefit from tourism industry- generally regarded as the cornerstone of sustainable tourism.
Foreign tourists buy goods at Ben Thanh Market. (Photo: SGGP)

Ho Chi Minh City becomes more attractive to visitors

According to the Department of Tourism of Ho Chi Minh City, the number of foreign visitors to the city was estimated at more than 2.2 million people since the beginning of this year with total tourism revenue at about VND40 trillion (US$1.72 billion), achieving 26.6 percent of this year’s plan.
Golden Bridge, an attraction in Da Nang City.

Da Nang welcomes first direct flight from Chiang Mai

The Department of Tourism of Da Nang City on April 12 collaborated with the Malaysian low-fare carrier Air Asia to hold a ceremony to welcome the first flight from Chiang Mai (Thailand) to the city, carrying 180 passengers.
Cam Mountain – a famous tourist attraction in the Mekong Delta

An Giang Province exclusively focusing on tourism

The southern province of An Giang in the Mekong Delta possesses the considerable geographical benefit for tourism development. It attracts tourists all year round, especially on Tet holiday, thanks to its many traditional festivals.
Terraced rice fields in Mu Cang Chai (Photo: VNA)

Tourism helps improve ethnic life in Mu Cang Chai

Tourism has helped remarkably improve the lives of ethnic minority people in Cao Pha commune of Mu Cang Chai district, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.