Kong: Skull Island marks the beginning of a new era for Vietnam as a location to shoot films. More film production teams will be coming to the country in the coming years, and this may have an indirect positive impact on Vietnam tourism. In this article, Josh Zukas...read more
In this article, Eilis Williams explores the highlights and pitfalls of filming in Vietnam and suggests how enterprising groups in the tourism industry could offer their expertise. She talks to Trung Trinh of Local Fixer Vietnam to tap his knowledge and experience...read more
Businesses need to cooperate in order to improve productivity and innovation, according Dr. Michael Porter, the father of modern strategy. We know this is true for Vietnamese tourism and hospitality.
Our businesses compete with each other, but they also compete against Thailand and Japan, even Peru and South Africa. Each time a tourist visits Vietnam instead of another country, our market gets larger. There is opportunity for us all to benefit.
That is the idea behind Dulichable, Vietnam’s tourism and hospitality marketing magazine. It is written by tourism experts, for tourism experts. It shares advice to make your company, and Vietnamese tourism, stronger.
With over 3000km of coastline, Vietnam makes an apt setting for different types of sea tourism activities. Cruises in Halong Bay are already well established, while water sports in Nha Trang and beach holidays in Phu Quoc are proving popular. Swimming tourism is yet...read more
By Hung Ho In our “What, Why, How” series, we look at marketing techniques seldom used in Vietnam. This article focuses on account-based marketing, which enables restaurants and hotels to focus their marketing resources on a high-potential and easy-to-reach target...read more
Despite their appeal, videos remain an underutilized tool by tourism companies in Vietnam. In this article, we ask four experts to select a video that they feel is effective in promoting a product or company. Andy Parkinson - Adventure Travel Guide and Tourism...read more
Established by David Lloyd and Ashley Carruthers, Velo Vietnam is the country’s first operator dedicated to road cycling tours. Together they’ve combined a shared passion for cycling with their different professional backgrounds to develop a unique and engaging...read more
Tourist numbers, flight connections, and hotel developments are all on the rise in Phu Quoc. But industry players need to tread carefully, paying special attention to sustainable tourism development and engaging island activities, argues Juliana Liew. Alluring...read more
Source: Mekong Business Initiative Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism (MIST) - matching startup teams with international mentors, market opportunities and investors PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA, 20 November 2016 – The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) and the Mekong...read more
In this article, Torsten explores regional cross border tours, which he believes could improve Vietnam’s low rate of return visitors. Tour itineraries in Vietnam traditionally move from north to south or south to north, but this needn’t – and shouldn’t – be the only...read more
While Bangkok, Manila and Kuala Lumpur have been transformed into vast, modern metropolis’, Hanoi has maintained a distinct charm and atmosphere. But Vietnam’s capital needs to embrace personalized and niche tours to fully realize its potential and set itself apart,...read more
By Hung Ho Congratulations! Your restaurant has just opened in a great location. Your team is well-prepared and dedicated to delivering top quality service. Your chef has the best recipes in town. But how to get your new business on the radar of local foodies? And...read more
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