Leaders of the General Department of Sports and Physical Training under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Sub-committees met in Hanoi on December 22 to review preparations for the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11).
Cultural tourism is hoped to account for 20-25 per cent of Việt Nam’s total revenue of about US$130 billion from tourism by 2030, according to a project to build a national brand for cultural tourism that was recently approved by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
The Vietnam Fine Arts Exhibition 2020 opened at the Vietnam Culture and Arts Exhibition Centre, in Hanoi, on December 1.
Photos focusing on the friendly relations between Việt Nam and Laos have been put on display in Hà Nội.
The country's tourism industry saw impressive growth between 2015-19, but now needs a dramatic face-lift in terms of quality and safety to help the ‘key’ sector recover from COVID-19 damage.