Tra Vinh deploys a plan to link tourism development with Ho Chi Minh City and Mekong Delta provinces and cities in 2020

Tra Vinh Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism co-hosted an online meeting with Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism; Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Department of Culture, Information, Sports and Tourism of Mekong Delta provinces and cities in the afternoon of Feb 25, at Tra Vinh Viettel building. Mr. Tran Minh Thanh - Deputy Director of Tra Vinh Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism presided at the meeting.

Online meeting view at Tra Vinh bridge point

At the meeting, tourism leaders of 14 localities discussed and proposed the contents of stimulating tourism demand in 13 provinces and cities in Mekong Delta and Ho Chi Minh City.

Representatives at the bridge points have contributed to the tourism development and cooperation program in 2020. They discussed thematic training solutions to improve the state management speciality in tourism, promotion and investment calling for tourism into Ho Chi Minh City and 13 provinces and cities in Mekong Delta; promoting the characteristics of each province in designing tours and connecting routes; contributed suggestions to amend and supplement the organization and operation regulations of Council and the assisting group for Tourism Cooperation Council of Ho Chi Minh City and 13 provinces and cities in Mekong Delta region in the period of 2020 - 2025.

At the same time, the representatives also highlighted the difficult situation of the branch in responding to the nCoV epidemic and discussed solutions to make the Mekong Delta as a safe destination; implement discount 20 - 30 percent of tours to historical sites in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate big holidays in 2020; create favorable conditions and provide funding for tourism businesses to participate in Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Festival; tourism branch in the provinces and cities in Mekong Delta mobilized tourism businesses, accommodation, dining establishments, attractions to join in stimulating tourism and discount policies for travel businesses; Ho Chi Minh City travel businesses develop tourism programs for Mekong Delta provinces and cities to attract domestic tourists to localities in order to maintain and restore tourist growth after the end of nCoV epidemic.

Written by Ha Thanh
 Photo taken by Phuong Le

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