Vietnam eyes 15-day visa exemption from Russia
Vietnam's Trade Counsellor in Russia Duong Hoang Minh has proposed the Russian Government consider exempting visas for Vietnamese tourists for 15 days, in the context that it has exempted visas for visitors from Laos and Thailand for 30 days.
Twenty countries recognise Vietnam’s vaccine passports
Vietnam has reached mutual recognition for COVID-19 vaccination certificates, called “vaccine passports”, with 20 countries so far, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.    
France launches project to support Vietnam’s heritage conservation
The French Embassy in Vietnam on May 9 held a press conference launching a project named “Share and protect Vietnam’s heritage”.
Arrivals in Vietnam for SEA Games 31 not required to make health declarations
The Vietnam Sports Administration has been asked to inform all foreign sports delegations to the upcoming SEA Games 31 about the suspension of the COVID-19 health declaration requirement at Vietnamese border gates, according to an urgent notice.
Vietnam seeing branded resort real estate trend
Vietnam’s tourism is returning to the new normal and the resort real estate also begins getting back to the racetrack after a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, with numerous projects expected to be offered for sale in 2022.
Vietnam and India open new direct flights
VietJet Air, an international low-cost airline from Vietnam, today announced new air routes between Hanoi-Mumbai, Ho Chi Minh City-Mumbai, Phu Quoc-Mumbai, and Phu Quoc-New Delhi, marking its expansion to the destination of 1.4 billion people.
Vietnam hopes others to simplify entry rules for Vietnamese visitors
Vietnam hopes other countries and territories will simplify entry rules for Vietnamese travellers in order to boost economic recovery, said Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang during a routine press conference on April 21.
Promoting Vietnam’s tourism, culture in Iran
Vietnamese Ambassador to Iran Luong Quoc Huy recently had a meeting with Abbas Heidani, CEO of Milad Tower Company in Tehran capital, on the possibility of promoting Vietnam’s tourism potential in the capital.
Vietnam, India post sound outcomes in renovating My Son Sanctuary
A ceremony took place at the My Son World Cultural Heritage Site in the central province of Quang Nam on March 28 to celebrate the 50th founding anniversary of the Vietnam-India diplomatic relations (January 7, 1972 – 2022) and review five years of the two governments’ joint work to renovate the site (2017 – 2021).
Thai travel agencies explore tours in central Vietnam
Representatives from 20 Thai travel agencies are set to survey transport links and destinations around central Vietnam from April 3 for their visitors after two years of disruption caused by COVID-19.
The National: Five reasons for travelers to visit Vietnam now
According to The National (UAE), after a two-year hiatus of the Covid-19 pandemic, the South-East Asian nation welcomes vaccinated visitors from mid-March, and there are five compelling reasons for travelers to visit the country.
17 countries recognise Vietnam's vaccine passport
“Vaccine passport” holders of the 17 countries and Vietnam are entitled to the same medical requirements as those for local vaccinated people, spokeswoman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
Google’s Free Booking Link - A fasten way to find a perfect hotel
(TITC) - On 09th March 2022, the webinar “Google’s Free Booking Link - New Source of Driving Hotel Direct Bookings” hosted by HotelLink with the support of Google took place via online platform.  
Vietnam, Qatar boost tourism cooperation
The Vietnamese Embassy in Qatar in collaboration with Asia DMC travel company jointly hosted a workshop on tourism cooperation and development between Vietnam and Qatar and other states in the Persian Gulf.
Number of hotels and resorts in Vietnam triple over 10-year period
The number of hotel and resort projects with local and international brands in Vietnam has witnessed impressive growth, increasing from 36 projects in 2010 to 120 as of the end of January this year, according to statistics released by Savills Hotels.
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