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Vietnam travel promoted in Dubai

2011-02-25 (GMT + 7)

A conference to promote Vietnam travel was jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy in UAE, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, the Vietnam Airlines and the Sharaf Travel in Dubai on February 23.

Speaking at the conference, the Vietnamese Ambassador, Nguyen Quang Khai, reviewed the industry’s achievements over the past years.
Despite the global financial crisis, the number of tourists coming to Vietnam reached 5.1 million in 2010, an increase of 20% over 2009, bringing US$ 4.5 billion of revenue to the country.
The ambassador encouraged UAE travel agencies to operate tours in Vietnam and pledged that the embassy will cooperate with companies of Vietnam tour to offer preferential conditions for UAE tourists.
Participants at the conference praised the country’s fast development in the industry and expressed their wishes to strengthen their cooperation with Vietnam.

(Source: VOV)

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