My Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFPMy Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFP
My Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFP
Mercedes Hutton
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‘Singapoliday’ and other dubious tourism board initiatives amid the coronavirus pandemic

  • Regional tourism authorities are pulling out all the stops to get domestic travellers travelling, even if they don’t want to
  • Uncertainties and safety issues created by Covid-19 mean that even a simple staycation is an exercise in risk assessment

My Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFPMy Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFP
My Khe beach, in Da Nang, on July 28, the day Vietnam suspended all flights into and out of the city. Photo: AFP
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