Google helps boost digital skills of workers in tourism sector
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has been working in collaboration with Google to arrange training courses on July 9 that provide digital and marketing skills for state management officials and businesses that operate in the tourism sector.
Additional trains to operate during summer
The Vietnam Railways Corporation (VNR) on June 25 announced its plan to operate more tourism trains from July to meet the travel demand of passengers during the summer.
Quang Ninh focusing on tourism safety
The People’s Committee of Quang Ninh province has directed departments and localities to implement measures to ensure a safe tourism environment during its tourism promotion programme.
Double-decker tour buses piloted in two more localities
The Prime Minister has approved the piloting of open-top double-decker tour bus services in the two provinces of Binh Thuan and Ba Ria-Vung Tau.
Tourists flock again to Quang Ninh after social distancing rules lifted
The northern province of Quang Ninh has seen a boom in domestic tourist arrivals over the last month after the weeks-long social distancing order to curb the spread of COVID-19 was lifted, enabling the province to welcome back visitors.
Quang Ninh promotes local tourism in Dak Lak Province
Quang Ninh Province promoted its destinations and tourism stimulus programmes for 2020 at a conference held in Buon Ma Thuot City, in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak, on June 12.
Mong people's handicraft weaving preserved to boost tourism
Authorities and residents in northern Vietnam have vowed to preserve the cultural traditions of the ethnic Mong people.  
Ha Long Carnival slated for September if COVID-19 under control
The Ha Long Carnival and the 2020 Ha Long - Quang Ninh Tourism Week will take place on Vietnam’s National Day (September 2) holiday if the COVID-19 is brought under control, announced the Quang Ninh provincial People’s Committee.  
Vietravel Airlines delays plan for first flights due to COVID-19
Vietnam’s newest carrier Vietravel Airlines has delayed its plan to launch first flights due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  
PM okays submission of Dong Ho folk paintings dossier to UNESCO
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed with the submission of a dossier on Dong Ho folk paintings to UNESCO to include the art in the list of intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding.
Quang Ninh province to build “heritage road”
The northern province of Quang Ninh plans to build a “heritage road” through art works along the Ha Long-Cam Pha-Van Don coastal route.  
Foreign Ministry issues notice Covid-19 epidemic
The Foreign Ministry issued a notice on March 14, asking people who come from or transit areas hit by the COVID-19 epidemic to keep themselves updated on regulations of airlines and ensure they have all required documents in order to take flights (especially documents certificating health conditions if any).
Covid-19: Quang Ninh suspends tours of bays, relic sites
The northeastern province of Quang Ninh has decided to suspend overnight stay service on cruise liners and tours of its Ha Long Bay, Bai Tu Long Bay, islands in Co To and Van Don, and relic sites amid the complicated development of acute respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) outbreak.  
Quang Ninh remains safe destination amid Covid-19 concerns
The northern province of Quang Ninh is poised to launch a tourism stimulus program aimed at attracting greater number of tourists in the context of the ongoing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic that has made a negative impact on the local tourism sector.
Binh Thuan announces tourism stimulus programme
Authorities of the south-central coastal province of Binh Thuan on March 3 announced a tourism stimulus programme titled “Oh Wow! Mui Ne”, in a bid to attract more tourists to the province.