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Vietnam receives about 4.5 million international arrivals in Quarter 1

According to the statistical data in the first quarter of 2019, Vietnam welcomed around 1.4- 1.5 international tourists monthly. 

Vietnam receives about 4.5 million international arrivals in Quarter 1

Thus, the number of international visitors to Vietnam was estimated at 4.5 million people in the first three months of the year, up seven percent compared to the same period of last year, including around 3.4 million arrivals from Asia.

The visitors from European, American and African states respectively increased 6.1 percent, 6.3 percent and 5.7 percent over the same time last year.

Accordingly, the Ban Flower Festival, international fairs, the United States-North Korea Summit, etc… were considered as the cultural and political events attracting the most international tourists in the first three months.

In the forthcoming time, Vietnam will continue tourism promotion and advertisement, and strengthen policies and measures to attract more and more international visitors.


BY CHE HAN- Translated by Huyen Huong

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