Vietnam welcomes 6.2 million foreign visitors in

The number of foreign arrivals in Vietnam in the first half of this year jumped 30% to hit 6.2 million, according to a tourism conference in HCM city on Friday.

Nguyen Van Tuan, Deputy Head of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, said the sector earned more than 11 billion USD in the reviewed period, up 27% against last year. Vietnam aims to receive 13 million foreign tourists this year.

Source: VOV5