Japanese Crown Prince Ashihino tours Hoi An ancient town

Japanese Crown Prince Akishino and Crown Princess Kiko on September 23 made a field trip to Hoi An ancient town, a UNESCO-recognised World Cultural Heritage site in Quang Nam province, central Vietnam. Local people in Hoi An welcome Japanese Crown Prince Skishino and Crown Princess Kiko. (Photo: dan

Tourism and green investment

Green tourism is still a trend. Concurrently, green investment is considered a lever for tourism development. According to the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), tourism and green investment may enhance resilience, accelerate actions against climate change, and deliver inclusive development around

Golden visas for longer stays in Southeast Asia: how to apply

Passengers walk in Singapore's Changi Airport Terminal 3. Photo by Reuters Many Southeast Asian countries have started offering 'golden visa' policies to lure wealthy foreigners with longer stays and exclusive benefits but each country has its own requirements. Indonesia Indonesia has become the

Quang Nam tourism promotion in India

 The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Quang Nam province coordinates with the Consulate General of Vietnam in Mumbai (India) to introduce Quang Nam tourism in Mumbai city from September 14 - 15. There are various activities at the event, including the introduction of Quang Nam’s green to

Silk Sense - 1st hotel without plastic waste in Quang Nam

On the morning of September 9, 2023, Silk Sense Hoi An River Resort (located in Hoi An city, Quang Nam province) was officially announced to be a hotel saying ‘no’ to plastic waste released into the environment and to single-use plastic items. Silk Sense Hoi An River Resort It is the first zero-plas

A rush of visitors to Quang Nam on National Day 2023

It is estimated that there were over 165 thousand visitors to Quang Nam on Vietnam's National Day in 2023. Among them were more than 46.5 thousand foreigners. Though the number of visitors to Quang Nam on this occasion this year slightly decreased compared to the same period of 2022; however, the nu

Famtrip delegation from South Korea visits Quang Nam

A South Korean famtrip delegation visited Quang Nam province from August 31 to September 2.   South Korean famtrip delegation in VinWonders Nam Hội An This delegation included Vietnam Tourism Ambassador in South Korea Lee Chan Kun, representatives from South Korean travel and press companies. They

Foreign tourists to Vietnam reaches 98% of year's target

South Korean tourists visit Ponaga Tower in Nha Trang, central Vietnam, May 2023. Photo by VnExpress/Bui Toan Vietnam has received 7.8 million foreign visitors in the first eight months of this year, putting the country on track to fulfil its this year's 8 million target. In August alone, interna