VietNamNet Bridge – Market survey firms, which believe that more and more high income tourists would come to Hanoi, have all predicted that more 5-star hotels would be available in the city by 2015. Dau tu has quoted the report of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) as saying that 1.8 million foreign travelers came to Vietnam in the first 3 months of the year, a decrease of 6.2 percent in comparison with the same period of the last year. Meanwhile, according to CBRE, a real estate service provider, 425,000 foreign tourists came to Hanoi during that time, up by 18.9 percent over the same period of the last year. The increase in the number of tourists to the capital city has brought benefits to local hotels in the context of the economic recession and less spending on tourism. The hotel occupancy rate has increased slightly by 0.65 percentage points to 58 percent. However, the occupancy rates varied for different market segments. While 5-star hotel room … [Read more...] about 5-star hotels to take up Hanoi’s market
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VietNamNet Bridge – An investor would need 14 years to fulfill necessary procedures to open a resort with 300 four- to five-star rooms covering an area of 10 hectares, according to Than Thanh Vu, deputy chair of the Vietnam Tourism Real Estate Association, who is now managing director of Phu Quoc Land, a real estate estate firm. He said he had come to the conclusion after summarizing his 13-year business experience and analyzing the stories of members in the association. According to Vu, after deciding to develop a project, an investor would need 63 months to learn about land prices and estimate the expenses on site clearance. In order to develop a resort with this scale, he would have to fulfill 44 major groups of works, and to fulfill at least half, he would have to get approval from local authorities and competent agencies. The “authorities and competent agencies” the businessman mentioned include 12 agencies, from provincial communist party committees and … [Read more...] about Getting approval for 4-5 star resorts takes up to 14 years, investor says
VietNamNet Bridge - After Mr. Pham Nhat Vuong, the following names are said to be the most outstanding candidates for the second dollar billionaire of Vietnam. relate news First Vietnamese billionaire on Forbes list Vietnamese-American billionaire among 1,000 richest people in the world Special heirs in Vietnam 300 billionaires group as Vietnamese super-rich On September 17, Wealth-X and UBS (Swiss Bank) released the report "Billionaire Census 2014". In particular, Vietnam has two billionaires with total assets of approximately $3 billion. One of the two names is confirmed to be Mr. Pham Nhat Vuong, Vingroup chairman, who was included in the list of Forbes billionaires for two consecutive … [Read more...] about Who is the second-ranked dollar billionaire in Vietnam?
VietNamNet Bridge - Despite differences in lifestyle and culture, tourists in Vietnam are still attracted by the natural scenery, the people and interesting stories about the country’s traditions. 1. Safe destination Foreign visitors in Hoi An ancient town. When planning a vacation, the first thing that travelers think of is to choose a safe destination. Thus, the "dearest thing" about Vietnam in the eyes of foreign tourists is its safety. Business Insider has rated Vietnam as the safest and most friendly destination in Southeast Asia among the top 30 ideal destinations. HCM City is ranked 48th in the Top 50 safest cities for tourism in 2015 by The Economist (UK). This is not the first time Vietnam has been honored for its safety by foreign newspapers. Last year, Business Insider also ranked Vietnam the 45th in terms of safety and the 2nd for the level of happiness. DeMorgen (Belgium) also praised the S-shaped land of being particularly suitable for female … [Read more...] about The most-loved features of Vietnam in the eyes of foreign travelers
(Cinet)- On June 27, Department of Science, Technology and Environment together with Tourism Administration and Thua Thien Hue Provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism organized a seminar about an environmental protection for some tourism inhabits in Vietnam. The seminar discussesabout some exchanges of information and knowledge about an environmental protection for some hotels and resorts, focusing on some main contents such as orienting some strategies of some agencies about management, environmental protection; some capital sources for an environmental protection and some measures to promote a cooperation between some enterprises and organizations to keep the environmental protection. The seminar showed that some tourism inhabits face some disadvantages due to some violations from some enterprises. The seminar is an essential activity to enhance some awareness and experiences for some tourism agencies, contributing to stabilizing a security in the whole country as … [Read more...] about Opening a seminar “ an environmental protection for some tourism locations in Vietnam