Tourism

VIRTUAL MEETING ON TOURISM WITH US - ASEAN BUSINESS COUNCIL

On 12th June 2020, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam and US-ASEAN Business Council convened a virtual meeting on solutions to revitalize the tourism industry of Viet Nam, under the chairmanship of H.E. Le Quang Tung, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam and Mr. Alexander C. Feldman - President, CEO and Chairman and Ambassador Michael W. Michalak - Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director of US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC). The meeting were also attended by leaders of International Cooperation Department (Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam), different departments of Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism, representatives of US-ABC Office in Viet Nam, as well as representatives of some business members of US-ABC, such as Marriott International, Adobe, Agoda, Airbnb, Visa and Google located in the United States, Singapore, Thailand and Viet Nam.

SPECIAL ASEAN TOURISM MINISTERS’ MEETING ON COVID-19

The special ASEAN Tourism Ministers’ Meeting on COVID-19 was held online on 29 April 2020 with the attendance of Ministers and Vice Ministers in charge of tourism of 10 ASEAN Member States and the Secretary General of ASEAN. H.E.Mr. Le Quang Tung - Vice Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam coordinated the 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship participated and delivered a speech in the meeting.

G20 Tourism Ministers Virtual Meeting

In the light of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the disproportionate and unparalleled impact that this crisis is having on the global economy in general and the tourism sector in particular, at 19:00 (Viet Nam time) on 24th April 2020, Saudi Arabia – the 2020 G20 President organized the G20 Tourism Ministers Virtual Meeting in order to share information and facilitate collaborative action to protect tourism businesses, jobs and support visitors through this unprecedented challenge. 

Visit Viet Nam Office Opening Ceremony in the United Kingdom

On 18th February, 2020, at the Headquarter of Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Visit Viet Nam Office was officially launched. Visit Viet Nam Office has been established by Viet Nam Tourism Advisory Board, sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and operated by PC Agency (UK). Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Mr. Le Quang Tung participated and had a speech at the opening ceremony.

Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung attended the 19th ASEAN + 3 Tourism Ministers Meeting (China, Korea, Japan) in Brunei Darussalam

On 16th May 2020, in the framework of the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2020, the 19th Tourism Ministers of ASEAN + 3 (China, Korea, Japan) took place in the capital city Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei Darussalam), co-chaired by the Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism of the host country Dato Ali Apong and Japanese Deputy Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Wada Masamune. The Vietnamese delegation was headed by Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung. 

 

Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung worked with the delegation of US- ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC)

On 15th January 2020, on the sideline of the ASEAN Tourism Forum 2020 held in Brunei Darussalam, Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung met with the delegation of the US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC) headed by Mr. Michael Michalak, former United States Ambassador to Viet Nam, Senior Vice Chairman and CEO of the Council. Participating the delegation are representatives of some major US travel and technology groups such as Expedia, Airbnb, Agoda, Mariott International and SAP .

Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung attended the 23rd ASEAN Tourism Ministers Meeting in Brunei Darussalam

On 15 January 2020, in the framework of the ASEAN Tourism (ATF) 2020, the 23rd ASEAN Tourism Ministers’ Meeting took place in the Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei Darussalam), presided by Minister of Primary Resources and Tourism of the host country Dato Ali Apong. Viet Nam delegation was headed by Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Le Quang Tung. 

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