In 2018, tourism activities achieved positive results, contributing significantly to the socio-economic development of the province. The total of visitors estimated at 6.5 million, up 21.5% over the same period in 2017. The revenue from tourists is estimated at VND 4.7 trillion, up 21.76% over the same period of 2017. Social income from tourism is estimated at VND11.1 trillion. Many tourist products, entertainment areas, convalescence resorts, hotels have been built and upgraded and put into operation.
The State's management in the tourism sector has met requirements. Promotion activities have been strengthened. Hoi An tourism brand and some businesses continue to be confirmed.
However, there are still some problems such as: violation in tour operators, tour guides, tourist accommodation; market research and promotion didn't reach targets; the lack of labor for the tourism industry and so on.
The tourism enterprises attending the meeting discussed difficulties and problems in tourism mainly related to taxation, planning and investment, labor, environment, security and order.
In 2019, Quang Nam tourism will continue to perform administrative reform, strengthen the coordination between departments, relevant units to resolve petitions, remove difficulties for tourism enterprises; invest in tourism infrastructure; promote tourist products, entertainment space, tourist sites; carry out the work of international cooperation