This is shared by Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh, Director General of Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, at the Preliminary session of Vietnam Impression Tourism Forum. Tuoi Tre Newspaper held in the afternoon of 9-10 in Ho Chi Minh City.
According to Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh, the need for recovery of business activities and the tourism industry is very necessary. Therefore, in the stimulus for tourism from now to the end of the year, the programs will spread to both domestic and foreign visitors living and working in Vietnam.
To do this, it is necessary to take the initiative of management agencies, businesses, tourism link chains in formulating policies for flexible refund, cancellation, and exchange of tours, tourism products to ensure the benefits of tourism. guest. Developing new tourism programs and products, promoting stimulus alliances including travel businesses, transport agencies, destinations …
General Director of Tourism Nguyen Trung Khanh speaking at the event. Photo: Linh Anh
“Domestic tourism demand stimulus is also a premise for the tourism industry to be ready to welcome international visitors back to Vietnam as soon as conditions permit” – said Mr. Nguyen Trung Khanh.
Ms. Vo Thi Ngoc Thuy, Deputy Director of the Department of Tourism of Ho Chi Minh City, said there were positive signals about the number of tourists returning to the provinces and cities of the Mekong Delta, the Southeast … after the links, stimulating tourism demand between the city. HCM with these areas. Although the second stimulus phase is more difficult than the first, but if it can be overcome, it will create more sustainable tourism development.
“The Department of Tourism of the city will also coordinate with the organizers of the online constitutional forum to develop tourism between the city and the expanded Northwestern provinces, the North East and the Central key economic region. between October and the end of November 2020. In this linkage, there will be the participation of local authorities in order to elevate, enhance the linkage, and open new tour products “- Ms. Vo Thi Ngoc Thuy said good.
At the Preliminary Session of the Vietnam Impression Tourism Forum, the organizers also officially launched the program of cooperation and promotion of sea-island tourism development among agencies and agencies, representatives of 12 island districts across the country such as Ly Son, Co To, Bach Long Vy, Cat Ba, Con Co, Phu Quy … and tourism enterprises. This cooperation is expected to create new steps in tourism development in 12 island districts and Vietnam island tourism.