Mr. Ho Van Nien, Vice Chairman of the Ba Ria -
Vung Tau People's Committe, in a meeting on August 30, directed functional
provincial Departments, representatives from vestige sites to stabilize the
tourism service prices and tour prices on the National Day occasion.
Addressing at the meeting, Mr. Ho Van Nien required functional authorities to
focus on monitoring accommodation and catering service price at tourist
attractions. Accordingly, all tourism business operations violating the
regulations will be strictly fined. In addition, food hygiene standards, traffic
safety, and tourist insurance should regularly be under control.
According to a report of the provincial Department of Finance, the price
stabilization focuses on such categories as catering service, sea tourism
services (life saver, umbrella, bench hiring, vehicles keeping, and fresh water
bathing services...), hotels price, and tourist transporting service. Authorized
bodies will monitor quoted prices and selling prices of local business
operators, carry out investigation in case of abnormal price soaring... The
stabilizing operation will be from August 31 to September 10, 2010.
Source: Ba Ria Vung Tau
Newspaper, translated by Thanh Thuy -TITC