After 99 days without any new cases of community transmission, a local infection was confirmed in Đà Nẵng on July 25 and the virus has since spread around the country and caused 13 fatalities, greatly impacting economic activities.
The Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism is making preparations for a recovery of the tourism market amid a new COVID-19 outbreak.
Tourism companies witnessed revenues dwindling in the second quarter due to border closures and international flight bans amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Phùng Quang Thắng, director of Hanoitourist Company, vice chairman of the Việt Nam Society of Travel Agents (VISTA), talks to Minh Thu about hard time of Vietnamese tourism.
The condotel market has faced a gloomy period due to low absorption rate while inventory has been on the rise, experts said.