Update news air route
Vietnam has great potential for airlines, but it is not easy to access it. Many players have had to give up the game.
International airlines set up routes to Vietnam as aviation market booms
With new foreign airlines setting up air routes to Vietnam and existing airlines increasing flight frequency, the Vietnamese aviation sector is becoming extremely busy.
Ibaraki prefecture hopes for direct air route to Vietnam
Japan's Ibaraki prefecture will sign a MoU with Vietnam’s Bamboo Airways in July 2019 to jointly conduct a survey on potential passengers to launch an air route between the prefecture and Vietnam.
Foreign air carriers rush to open new air routes to Vietnam
VietNamNet Bridge - Foreign air carriers are opening new air routes to Vietnam to keep up with their competitors.
Vietnam-Vladivostok air route discussed
VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Transport last week had a meeting with Russian ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vasilievich Vnukov to discuss a plan to launch direct air service between Vietnam and Vladivostok.
Bangkok-Thua Thien Hue air route launched
VietNamNet Bridge – The Bangkok-Thua Thien Hue first direct flight carrying 161 Thai passengers arrived at Phu Bai Airport on March 18.
Hue kicks off Gold Tourism Month”
A special tourism promotion program “Gold Tourism Month” has been kicked off in Hue city on National Day, September 2 by the Hue Monuments Conservation Center.
VN to negotiate with Laos, Cambodia on transit fees for new air route
Airlines are taking a wait and see attitude about the proposed air route between Hanoi and HCM City that will fly over Cambodia and Laos airspace, cutting flight time compared to the current route,
HCM City to host international food festival
A four-day festival displaying foods and specialities from 20 countries and territories worldwide will be held beginning on December 5 at the September 23 Park in HCM City.
Da Nang-Can Tho air route set to launch in Dec
The first direct flight between Central Da Nang and Can Tho city in the Mekong Delta will take off on December 24.
TRAVEL IN BRIEF 5/7
Jetstar adds flights to Da Nang; Vietnamese caravan begins off-road trip to Tibet and Mount Everest; Da Nang, Nha Trang popular; Hue sets next target
TRAVEL IN BRIEF 29/6
VNA opens new flights from Da Nang to Seoul, Siem Reap; Holidaymakers rocket up in summer; Da Nang kicks off tourism stimulus program; Tam Dao to provide free wireless internet service
Jetstar Pacific lost nearly VND2.5 trillion
The Ministry of Transport’s recent report on the restructuring, privatization of its enterprises shows that Jetstar Pacific’s financial situation is very difficult, with accumulated losses of nearly VND2.5 trillion ($120 million).
Air Mekong suspends flights from March 2013
VietNamNet Bridge - For the reason of restructuring its fleet and personnel, Air Mekong is going to stop its flights from March 1, 2013.
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 12/2
Hope for Vietnam’s steady growth in 2013; FDI pours into northern localities; Deloitte upbeat about Vietnam’s competitiveness; Pepper production - something of a paradox