VN greets over 2.5 mil foreign visitors in five months

Vietnam welcomed over 2.5 million international visitors in the first five months of this year, representing a year-on-year rise of 18 per cent.
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These tourists mainly came from Cambodia (75.2 per cent), China (49.6 per cent), Malaysia (18.1 per cent), Japan (12.8 per cent), France (9.4 per cent), Australia (8.2 per cent) and the United States (4 per cent).

During this period, Vietnam continued to see a growth in the number of Japanese, Malaysian and Chinese visitors to the country.

The growth has proved the effectiveness of promotion solutions set by the country’s tourism sector over the past time.

Source VIR/VNA