The Việt Nam National Administration of Tourism is making preparations for a recovery of the tourism market amid a new COVID-19 outbreak.
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 move came after Việt Nam confirmed 15 new cases of community transmission in Đà Nẵng City and Quảng Ngãi Province between July 25 and 27.
The Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Long An has launched a virtual portal and a mobile application to provide information about local tourism services and destinations.
The COVID-19 pandemic has substantially reduced revenue for both household businesses (HBs) and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), according to the report 'COVID-19 Socio-economic Impact on Vulnerable Households and Enterprises in Việt Nam'.
Localities and all links in the tourism value chain need to join hands to boost domestic tourism, which is now a priority for the struggling industry’s recovery post-pandemic, tourism experts have said.