VGP - The south central province of Binh Dinh is aiming to become an international tourism hub able to compete with foreign hotspots
Director of the provincial Department of Tourism Nguyen Van Dung said that the province will review its tourism planning for suitable investment.
At the same time, the province will improve its infrastructure and transportation connectivity, while strengthening land management and growing tourism through mobilising investment.
Binh Dinh will develop four major tourism products, including beaches and resorts, culture and festivals, ecotourism and trade villages, he said.
Currently, the province called for investment in 45 tourism development projects with a total investment capital of VND 36,5trillion. Of these, for the 2015-2020 period, the capital demand will be VND 15trillion and the 2021-2030 period it will be VND 21,5trillion.
The province is offering many preferential policies to attract investors and set its target to receive 5.5 million visitors in 2020 with 800,000 international visitors.
In 2017, the province hopes to attract 3.55 million visitors and earn tourism revenue of VND 1.62 trillion (US$71 million).
By Vien Nhu