Sustainable Tourism Economic Development - Experience in the World and Practice in Vietnam

Ngo Phi Ha *

College of Food Industry, Da Nang, Vietnam.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Abstract

Tourism, a fast growing industry, has become one of the key economic sectors in many parts of the world. For our country, the Party and the State have affirmed the extreme importance of the tourism sector in the national economy, defined the objectives of developing tourism into a spearhead economic sector of the country and issued a large number of consistent guidelines and policies throughout the years. However, in order to achieve the sustainability in tourism economic development, many issues need to be resolved, namely policy making, legal improvement, infrastructure investment, human resources training and so on. In the current context of international economic integration, more and more extensive opportunities are open for Vietnam’s tourism sector to learn and share experience in the sustainable tourism economic development.

Keywords: Tourism economic sector, sustainable tourism, sustainable development


How to Cite

Ha, N. P. (2023). Sustainable Tourism Economic Development - Experience in the World and Practice in Vietnam. South Asian Journal of Social Studies and Economics, 17(4), 27–35. https://doi.org/10.9734/sajsse/2023/v17i4643


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