‘Vaccine passport’ builds expectations for tourism to bounce back

‘Vaccine passport’ builds expectations for tourism to bounce back

Several domestic airlines in Vietnam have successfully piloted the electronic health passport for international passengers, which has formed a basis for the Government to consider officially recognising this mechanism, thus creating momentum to reopen the door to foreign tourists.

Khanh Hoa Province: Travel Activity - Get ready for the return day

Khanh Hoa Province: Travel Activity - Get ready for the return day

(TITC) - Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism has actively proposed to the Provincial People's Committee to develop a plan to implement solutions and activities to attract tourists in the "new normal" state, according to Khanh Hoa Newspaper.

Government directs to speed up the negotiation and mutual recognition of the vaccine passport in order to open the economy

Government directs to speed up the negotiation and mutual recognition of the vaccine passport in order to open the economy

(TITC) - In order to prepare for reopening of economy including tourism that is facing many difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic, on September 9, 2021, the Government issued Resolution No. 105/NQ-CP on supporting businesses, cooperatives and business households affected by COVID-19 pandemic.

First air passengers with vaccine passport arrive in Vietnam from Japan

First air passengers with vaccine passport arrive in Vietnam from Japan

A plane carrying 297 passengers with a vaccine passport from Japan landed at Van Don International Airport in Quang Ninh province on September 3.

VNAT joined mission preparing to welcome international visitors to Phu Quoc by vaccine passport

VNAT joined mission preparing to welcome international visitors to Phu Quoc by vaccine passport

(TITC) - On June 26, VNAT’s Vice Chairman Ha Van Sieu and leader of Travel Department joined the mission led by Mr. Do Xuan Tuyen- Deputy Minister of Health working with Kien Giang Province on applying vaccine passports to welcome international visitors to Phu Quoc.

Foreign travelers with vaccine passport could soon return to Vietnam

Foreign travelers with vaccine passport could soon return to Vietnam

Vietnam is considering launching a pilot scheme aimed at welcoming back foreign travelers to leading tourist destinations, providing that they have certified vaccine passports, with the southern island of Phu Quoc set to be the first location to open.