Vietnam’s Quang Binh to promote tourism on TripAdvisor

Authorities in the north-central Vietnamese province of Quang Binh will advertise the locality’s tourism on TripAdvisor in 2017 following their recent consensus this week. Quang Binh officials said on Friday that they had reached agreement with TripAdvisor on promoting the province’s tourist industry on the travel website. There has been little international advertising for Quang […]

Pandemic’s second wave hurts Vietnam tourism

In the first half 2020, Vietnam welcomed and served almost 3.69 million foreign visitors (down 49.5 percent compared to the same time in 2019), and 23 million domestic tourists, earning estimated revenue of VND176.8 trillion, down 47.7 percent compared to the first half of last year. The VNAT said tourism recovery brought back jobs and […]

Amid virus surge, Noem pushes tourism with CARES Act funds

The 30-second spot, which premiered on Fox News alongside Noem’s speech at the Republican National Convention last month, features the governor saying that “with our breathtaking landscapes and wide-open spaces, we’re a place to safely explore.” But the state currently ranks second in the country for new cases per capita over the last two weeks, […]

South Dakota governor uses coronavirus relief funds for $5 million tourism ad despite COVID surge

But Sen. Reynold Nesiba, a Sioux Falls Democrat who sits on the Appropriations Committee, criticized the decision, saying it was more about Noem raising her political profile than helping the state. He claimed the governor’s office has stressed a cautious approach to using the federal funds, delaying their deployment to non-profits, universities and businesses.

Wikipedia Bosses Propose ‘Code of Conduct’ Advancing Left-wing Identity Politics

Most concerning for some was the code of conduct stating it would not only be enforced by members of the community, but also the Wikimedia Foundation itself. One user stated in response: “If the [Foundation] starts throwing around bolts from the blue for violating this policy . . . there’s going to be drama. That’s […]

Livestreaming vital for revival of tourism industry

Livestreaming has become popular among online viewers. It set the record of selling 8,000 nights of hotel rooms in 1 minute, as well as selling over 41 sets of “hotel plus scenic spot ticket” per second. The tourism industry was revived in over 200 cities.

Positive signals for recovery of tourism

Visitors from our primary foreign markets want to experience something unique. We’ve undertaken extensive research to ensure we are providing what they want to see: an authentic Vietnamese experience with a touch of Hoiana’s unique twist. Furthermore, what sets Hoiana apart is our location’s centuries-old tradition, blessed with pristine coastline and landscapes, and nurtured with […]

“New normal” for tourism industry

Changes in how stimulation is conducted should also be taken into account. Although the first stimulus program after social distancing helped the aviation and tourism industries draw a significant number of tourists, the market began to derail. Plenty of tour operators provided deep discounts instead of focusing on the safety of tourists by improving quality […]

Direct flights expected to promote Côn Đảo tourism

“With the new route of Bamboo Airways, tourists from the north can travel more conveniently, without having to connect from HCM City or Cần Thơ. The locality has been trying to develop infrastructure. Currently, a lot of investors are working to provide better services to tourists. The province has also calculated a plan for sustainable tourism […]

Direct flights expected to promote Con Dao tourism

“With the new route of Bamboo Airways, tourists from the north can travel more conveniently, without having to connect from HCM City or Can Tho. The locality has been trying to develop infrastructure. Currently, a lot of investors are working to provide better services to tourists. The province has also calculated a plan for sustainable […]