Vietnam to offer free tours to delegates of APEC 2017

09:52 12/12/2016

PSNews - Delegates of APEC will have chance to visit many attractions for free in the 10 Vietnamese provinces and cities, which will host events of APEC 2017.

APEC 2017 is not only considered a strategic boost to the business community, but also a good opportunity to introduce culture, people and beauty of Vietnam to international friends.

Photo for illustration. Source: Internet

Mr. Huynh Vinh Ai, Deputy Head of Communications and Culture Sub-Committee under the APEC 2017 National Committee told reporters on December 9th evening: " We has been implementing 11 principal tasks to promote the image of the country and the Vietnamese people.” 

Besides such programs as the poster competition, the APEC film week and the APEC music festival, delegates of APEC will have chance to visit many attractions for free in the 10 Vietnamese provinces and cities, which will host events of APEC 2017.

A series of exchange and tourism promotion programs of various forms will help international friends understand more about hospitable local people, rich culture and beautiful nature.

In addition, such activities contribute to strengthen tourism cooperation between Vietnam and other APEC members; help local people and business community more aware of the importance of the cooperation with APEC on socio-economic development in general and tourism in particular.

Linh Bui