VNAT welcomes Secretary-General of ASEAN- China Centre

On Feb 22nd 2012, in Hanoi, General Director of the Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Nguyen Van Tuan warmly welcomed the Secretary-General of ASEAN- China Centre, Mr. Ma Ming Quiang.

The event had the attendance of leaders of VNAT’s Office, International Cooperation, Tourism Marketing, Travel, Hotel Departments and Institute for Tourism Development Research; and representatives of ASEAN- China Centre, China Development Bank, economic corporations and enterprises.

ASEAN- China Centre came into operation since 2011. The visit of Mr. Ma Ming Quiang aims at looking for demands and possibilities for co-operation between China and Asean countries.

At the welcoming ceremony, General Director of VNAT emphasized China is one of leading markets of Viet Nam tourism. The number of Chinese tourists to Viet Nam was 1.4 million arrivals in 2011, increasing by 57% over 2010 and accounting for 23% of total international tourists to Viet Nam. Furthermore, China is also an attractive destination for Vietnamese tourists. The establishment of ASEAN- China Centre is a chance to promote tourism cooperation between the two countries, Tuan said.

Being close neighbors, the two countries should enhance propagandizing activities to attract more tourists to travel across border, Quiang said. In addition, the ASEAN- China Centre has also promoted Viet Nam’s tourist attractions such as: Nha Trang, Hue…on its website.

The two sides agreed to strengthen information exchanges, promotion, investment, personnel training… in the future. (Source: Thanh Pham - TITC)

See Also

National Circus Gala 2012 to be held in HCM City
Tay Thien Festival opens in Vinh Phuc province
Ethnic group village calls for more investment
Danang to join Vancouver’s fireworks competition
HCM City to host 2012 cherry blossom festival
Da Nang to host International Paramotor Competition 2012
Vietnam film week in Sri Lanka
Seven international cruises to dock in central Vietnam
Thuong Temple Festival opens in Lao Cai
EuroCham congratulates Vietnam's new tourism logo and slogan


Specialty Vacations

Cambodia Art Workshops and Vacations

Cambodia Bicycle Tours & Vacations

Cambodia Sailing and Yacht Charters
Cambodia Culture Tours
Cambodia Eco Tours and Vacations
Cambodia Food and Wine Tours
Cambodia Golf Vacations
Cambodia Hiking and Trekking Tours
Cities in Cambodia
Phnom Penh Tour
Siem Reap Tours
Sihanoukville Tours
Rattanakiri Tours
Battambang Tours
Mondulkiri Tours
Kratie Tours
Kampong Cham Tours

Travel Information

Cambodia Map
Cambodia Pictures
Travel Attractions of Cambodia
Cambodia Travel Video
Cambodia Vacation Guide
Travel News

Powered by ANZ Travel., JSC - International Tour Operator License No. 01-301/TCDL - GPLHQT
Head Office: 71 Mai Hac De Str, Hai Ba Trung Dist, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tel: +844 3974 4405 Fax: +844 3974 4407, Email: sales@vietnamanztravel.com