Southeast Asia Travel News | Update 16th August
Hot news: Vietnam issues e-visas to citizens of countries and territories from 15th August 2023
(TITC) – Vietnam government has just approved a Resolution dated 14th August 2023 to issue electronic visas (e-visa) to citizens of countries and territories to enter Vietnam; international border gates allowing foreigners to enter and exit with e-visas.
“Ha Noi Autumn Festival – Come to Love 2023” to be open
(TITC) – ‘Ha Noi Autumn Festival – Come to Love 2023’ will be held at the end of September with interesting activities in the most beautiful time of the year in the Ha Noi capital.
Hoi An Lantern Festival held in Germany to take place in August
(TITC) – From 25th to 27th August 2023, Hoi An Lantern Festival will be held in Wernigerode, Germany with several exciting activities.
ITE HCMC 2023: A breakthrough in the promotion of Vietnam tourism
(TITC) – As one of the largest and most established travel events in Vietnam, the 17th ITE HCMC 2023 will be held under the theme “Connectivity, Growth, Sustainability with”, a hope of stating solutions in the work of promotion and a power push for the growth of international visitors to Vietnam.
TG back flying the route to Phnom Penh
BANGKOK, 16 August 2023: Thai Airways International deployed its new Airbus A320 aircraft to resume twice-daily flights from Bangkok to Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia.
Vietnam an emerging tourist destination in Southeast Asia: Cambodian media
Cambodia’s e-newspaper ThmeyThmey on August 14 ran an article calling Vietnam a new tourist hot spot in Southeast Asia.
Vietjet launches direct route between HCM City, India’s Kochi
VGP – Budget carrier Vietjet launched a direct route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Kochi (India) on August 12.