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Tourism identified as key sector for high impact in Aid for Trade
The developmental impact and potential of tourism was highlighted at the World Trade Organization’s Fourth Global Review of Aid for Trade in Geneva. At the meeting, UNWTO emphasized the increasingly prominent role of tourism in developing countries, particularly Least Developed Countries (LDCs), and called for increased support for tourism in international aid for development (Geneva, Switzerland, 8-10 July 2013).  
Foreigners in VN on the agenda

Viet Nam is a safe and friendly destination for foreign visitors amid increasingly complex global issues such as the rise in international terrorism or religious and ethnic disputes, thanks to the country's proactive policies towards foreigners, whether they are arriving, departing or residing in Viet Nam.  

Positive signs for Viet Nam tourism in the first 6 months

(TITC) – According to General Statistics Office (GSO), the number of international arrivals to Viet Nam in June 2013 was estimated 567,291, increasing by 1.5% in comparison with May 2013 and 29.9% over the same period of 2012. Total international arrivals in 6 months reached 3,540,403  representing a 2.6% growth over the same period of 2012; domestic tourists were 24 million, up 12%, total revenue achieved 105 trillion VND, up 23.5%.  

Is Vietnam less attractive to Japanese tourists?

The number of Japanese tourist arrivals to Vietnam remained almost unchanged in the first half of this year, for a number of reasons, the chairman of the Overseas Tour Operators Association of Japan (OTOA) told Tuoi Tre.  

Foreign experts discuss intangible cultural heritage preservation

Vietnam is one of the first pioneers to implement the 2003 Convention for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage, said UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova.

Japan set for Year of Culture in Viet Nam

To mark Japan's National Day on Sunday, Viet Nam News presents an article written by the Japanese Ambassador to Viet Nam, Mr. Yasuaki Tanizaki.

Russian Consul General promises to enhance cooperation with Da Nang

At a recent meeting with some of Da Nang’s press agencies in the city, the new Russian Consul General in Da Nang, Mr Dikushin Valentin Mikhailovich, had an interview with one of Da Nang Newspaper's reporters.  He promised to make every effort to strengthen cooperation between the central region, especially Da Nang, and Russian localities.  

Theme park in Vietnam expected to become tourist mecca

Investment in an entertainment park will lead to development in the real estate and tourism sectors, international experts have said.

Better days ahead for HCM City museums?

Public museums in HCM City attracted around 2.6 million visitors last year, with the five museums administered by private organisations and individuals.

Creating Mekong Typical Tourism Products

To attract 26 percent of all foreign visitors to Vietnam in 2015-2020 following the Vietnam Tourism Development Plan until 2020, with a vision until 2030, the tourism sector in provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta are trying to create typical tourist products and improve the quality of tourist services.

Trang An's Open Air History Lesson

After a day visiting the Trang An eco tourism site in Ninh Binh Province, Moroccan Ambassador El Houcine Fardanin admitted to being very surprised by the grandiose landscapes, describing the area as "a wonderful open air geological museum."