International aviation market shows signs of recovery

Foreign passengers at Noi Bai international airport in Hanoi. Photo courtesy of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam  Vietnam's international aviation market has gradually recovered in the first nine months with an increase in the number of foreign passengers, said the Civil Aviation Authority

Vietnam world's 19th most visited destination this summer

Vietnam world's 19th most visited destination this summer Vietnam was one of world's busiest countries for summer holidays as the tourism recovery rate gradually picked up steam. Vietnam ranked 19th in a list of 40 most visited countries based on an analysis of flight bookings between July 1 and A

Beauty of Cam Thanh nipa palm forest

The beauty of the Cam Thanh nipa palm forest (Hoi An, Quang Nam) has been honoured twice in nearly a month through two photo contests. Cam Thanh nipa palm forest in ‘Green tourism’ by Phan Vu Trong ‘Green tourism’ is a photo describing tourism activities at the Cam Thanh nipa palm forest. The work

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