来自英国的游客, 法国, 德国, 西班牙和意大利将继续从签证豁免至六月 2021, Minister-Chairman of the Government Officie Mai Tien Dung said at the Government’s press conference on May 4.
据阮晋勇, 移动, 在多个部委的建议, received the nod from Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the Government meeting on May 3.The current visa waiver programme is to expire at the end of June this year.
Head of the Secretariat of the Vietnam Tourism Advisory Board Hoang Nhan Chinh said the council first raised the issue in March.
He added that the council is glad that the PM had assigned the Ministry of Public Security and Ministry of Foreign Affairs to research the pilot of electronic visa issuance and amendments to the Immigration Law.
Chinh还表示为免签证15天的时间也需要重新考虑, 来自欧洲国家的游客往往停留两周以上. 此外, 他建议修改，它至少需要规定 30 days for visa-exempted tourists to return to Vietnam after exiting the country.
从五个西欧国家游客免签证已帮助提高游客来自这些市场的数量 10.1 ％的，因为它是在2015年中期推出, according to the Việt Nam Tourism Advisory Board.