The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea (RoK) on February 21 recommended Vietnamese citizens to avoid travel to areas that are affected by the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and vulnerable to the virus in the country as warned by local competent agencies.
10:53 | 17/02/2020
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has written to its international partners and foreign tourists announcing that Vietnam is still safe and is adopting various measures to curb the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus, now officially named COVID-19.
10:39 | 14/02/2020
Due to an impact of Covid-19 epidemic, the number of foreign visitors to Vietnam will continue to decrease sharply by 50- 60 percent in the upcoming time as the country has a land border with China and reported to have Covid19-positive cases.
15:36 | 12/02/2020
The cancellation of thousands of air tickets and hotel reservations, and lower sales of agricultural products, especially to China, are the first symptoms of what the Vietnamese economy could suffer from the new coronavirus.
15:32 | 12/02/2020
Vietnam has postponed the February 22 opening ceremony of the National Tourism Year due to nCoV epidemic concerns.
Novel coronavirus: South Korea advises citizens to defer travel to Japan, Singapore, Vietnam and three others
16:32 | 11/02/2020
In addition to mainland China, South Korea has "strongly advised" its citizens to refrain from travelling to Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Japan and Taiwan (China), reported The Korea Times.
15:52 | 11/02/2020
Vietnam is vibrant with green rolling hills, bustling cities, and rich foods. Locals are kind, everything is cheap, the scenery is breathtaking, and the weather is ideal. Many spend months in Vietnam, and still can’t see or do everything on their bucket list. Don’t let this deter you if you only have a week, because there is a solution….taking a sleeper train in Vietnam!
15:34 | 07/02/2020
Relic sites and tourist destinations in Hanoi were re-opened to visitors on February 6 after a one-day closure for antiseptic spraying and other preventive measures against the threat of the novel coronavirus (nCoV).
10:57 | 07/02/2020
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has asked municipal and provincial tourism departments to keep track of visitors who come from or transit through new coronavirus (nCoV)-hit areas of China in order to quarantine any suspected infection cases.
11:26 | 06/02/2020
From Nha Trang with its lively stretch of sand lined with food stalls to the largely undiscovered gem of Ghenh Rang, we round up the best beaches in Vietnam's south.
16:02 | 05/02/2020
Historical and cultural relic sites as wells as tourist destinations in Hanoi will be closed to visitors and cultural activities at those sites suspended as part of the capital city’s preventive measures against the threat of the novel coronavirus (nCoV).
21:23 | 31/01/2020
The Tourism Department of Hanoi has asked international travel companies to stop receiving tourists from areas with confirmed outbreaks of the novel coronavirus, and suspend outbound trips to epidemic-hit regions as part of its efforts to prevent the spread of the deadly virus.
10:52 | 31/01/2020
All tourists who purchase tickets to visit the ancient town of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam are to be given free medical masks as part of a number of activities aimed at halting any potential cases of acute pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV).
20:59 | 30/01/2020
The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAV) has asked airlines to proactively adjust their flight schedules and suspended all flights from coronavirus-affected areas to Vietnam.
10:13 | 30/01/2020
Experiencing the changes of space and time, yet Hoi An ancient streets still keep their old beauty, and relic complexes are maintained intact along with a huge intangible cultural base.
10:11 | 30/01/2020
The number of foreign visitors to Vietnam in January is estimated to expand 16.6% month-on-month and 32.8% year-on-year, reaching 1.99 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
16:55 | 29/01/2020
Vietnam’s northern province of Ninh Binh will host the 2020 National Tourism Year grand opening celebrations on 22 February.
22:21 | 28/01/2020
The Mua (Dancing) and Thien Ha (Galaxy) caves in the northern province of Ninh Binh were introduced in Battle Trip – a famous TV show of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
23:06 | 27/01/2020
Hai Phong City’s Lan Ha Bay will be a member of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World (MBBW) club starting May 2020.
18:09 | 24/01/2020
Several Vietnam’s major tour operators have simultaneously announced a postponement of all tours to China and support for any affected customers amid the ongoing outbreak of acute pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus (nCoV) in China.
14:29 | 17/01/2020
Vietnam’s Danang city ranks first on a top 10 list of trending destinations according to the latest search data compiled by Google.