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Local airlines raise management feesicon
TRAVEL09/05/20210

Local airlines raise management fees

Some local air carriers such as Vietnam Airlines, Pacific Airlines, Vasco and Bamboo Airways will increase their management fees by up to VND100,000 per passenger.

 
High-speed railway to compete with airlinesicon

High-speed railway to compete with airlines

SOCIETY
30/03/2021

Developing a high-speed highway is a matter of special public concern. Under the 2021-2030 draft railway development plan, Vietnam’s railway would undertake the transport of 16.5 million tons of cargo and 30.9 million passengers by 2030.

Airlines increase flights to attractive tourist destinationsicon

Airlines increase flights to attractive tourist destinations

TRAVEL
19/03/2021

A number of domestic airlines have increased the frequency of flights to major tourist attractions nationwide in anticipation of a huge influx of travelers during the upcoming national holiday,

Local airline disbanded amid Covid-19icon

Local airline disbanded amid Covid-19

BUSINESS
13/03/2021

Tin Nghia Corporation (TID) has passed a resolution to dissolve the Tin Nghia Express Aviation Joint Venture, a member of the company, after just two years of establishment as the aviation market has been struggling due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Airlines asked to quicken refund of tickets due to COVID-19icon

Airlines asked to quicken refund of tickets due to COVID-19

BUSINESS
03/02/2021

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has asked airlines to quickly refund or exchange tickets for passengers who cannot fly to their destinations in areas under lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Waiting for govt rescue, airlines struggle to surviveicon

Waiting for govt rescue, airlines struggle to survive

FEATURE
02/10/2020

Flights to other countries bring 50 percent of Vietnam Airlines’ total revenue, but the number remains modest. And domestic air transport has just begun to recover.

VN aviation industry's slowdown to affect public debticon

VN aviation industry's slowdown to affect public debt

BUSINESS
10/06/2020

The debts incurred by enterprises in the aviation industry, due in 2020, if not payable, will have a big impact on public debt.

Effect of COVID-19 drives up punctuality among domestic airlinesicon

Effect of COVID-19 drives up punctuality among domestic airlines

TRAVEL
10/06/2020

The on-time performance (OTP) of Vietnamese carriers remained at a high level from March 19 to May 18, after the number of flights was cut significantly due to COVID-19.

Viet Nam needs to position itself safe tourism paradise: expertsicon

Viet Nam needs to position itself safe tourism paradise: experts

TRAVEL
22/05/2020

Airlines called for the return of international flights at a symposium on tourism on Thursday.

Temporary cessation in approval of new airlines in Vietnamicon

Temporary cessation in approval of new airlines in Vietnam

BUSINESS
14/05/2020

The MoT proposed to halt the establishment of new airlines, with new applications considered only once the aviation market rebounds to a normal state.

Coronavirus: How will airlines get flying again?icon

Coronavirus: How will airlines get flying again?

BUSINESS
01/05/2020

When passenger planes start flying again, the world of air travel will be very different.

Bamboo Airways urged to plan debt paymenticon

Bamboo Airways urged to plan debt payment

BUSINESS
28/04/2020

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has asked Bamboo Airways to quickly report its debts, payment plan for aviation service providers and its financial situation.

Airlines struggle to survive coronavirus outbreakicon

Airlines struggle to survive coronavirus outbreak

BUSINESS
03/03/2020

Vietnamese airlines are having a hard time mitigating the impact of the coronavirus outbreak which is threatening to erase the nascent air-travel boom in the country.

VN transport sector seeks way to mitigate impacts of COVID-19icon

VN transport sector seeks way to mitigate impacts of COVID-19

BUSINESS
27/02/2020

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The chaired a conference on February 27 to seek measures to counter difficulties caused by the COVID-19 epidemic.

Coronavirus outbreak to cost airlines almost $30bnicon

Coronavirus outbreak to cost airlines almost $30bn

BUSINESS
21/02/2020

Airline industry body IATA predicts global air travel demand will fall for the first time since 2009.

Over 1,000 Chinese nationals to be repatriatedicon

Over 1,000 Chinese nationals to be repatriated

SOCIETY
15/02/2020

Vietnam Airlines is preparing to operate a dozen flights to repatriate more than 1,000 Chinese citizens who have got stuck in Danang, Nha Trang and Phu Quoc due to the suspension of air services between Vietnam and China.

Local airlines sustain coronavirus-triggered loss of VND10 trillionicon

Local airlines sustain coronavirus-triggered loss of VND10 trillion

BUSINESS
13/02/2020

Local carriers had incurred total losses of over VND10 trillion as of February 10, Tuoi Tre reported, citing the head of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) Dinh Viet Thang.

Vingroup abruptly abandons Vinpearl Air projecticon

Vingroup abruptly abandons Vinpearl Air project

BUSINESS
14/01/2020

Vingroup announced today, January 14, to call off its project to set up Vinpearl Air even though the Ministry of Planning and Investment had just sent this project to the prime minister for approval, the local media reported.