The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism announced at a conference to review Ho Chi Minh City’s tourism industry in 2021 and implement orientations and key tasks in 2022 that the southern metropolis is expected to welcome 3.5 million international visitors.
According to the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism, due to the continuous fluctuations of the Covid-19 epidemic, the tourism industry’s targets in 2021 are seriously affected. Specifically, no international visitors came to Ho Chi Minh City in 2021.Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports, and Tourism Doan Van Viet said that 2021 is a year of challenges and difficulties for the city’s tourism industry, but tourism businesses still strive to rise and achieve excellent results. To soon regain the inherent position of Ho Chi Minh City’s tourism, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism proposed the city’s tourism industry continue to issue appropriate policies and develop stronger orientations for tourism development. At the same time, the sector should focus on implementing a plan to restore the tourism industry in the context of safely adapting to the Covid-19 epidemic to receive international visitors in 2022.
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Source: SGGP Online