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Airports in Hai Phong, Quang Ninh closed due to storm Wipha

Airports in Hai Phong, Quang Ninh closed due to storm Wipha

The Cat Bi airport in the northern port city of Hai Phong and Van Don airport in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh will be temporarily closed from 12:00 on August 2 to 12:00 on August 3 due to the approaching storm Wipha.

Co-Investment in the High-Speed Rail Project Linking Three Airports

Co-Investment in the High-Speed Rail Project Linking Three Airports

The Cabinet on 28 May 2019 approved the proposal by the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Policy Committee to assign the State Railway of Thailand to co-invest with the selected private company in constructing a high-speed rail project linking three airports.

Three major airports need over US$5 billion for upgrading

Three major airports need over US$5 billion for upgrading

More than VND116 trillion (US$5.11 billion) is needed to build Long Thanh airport and upgrade Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports for the 2018-2021 period, with a vision to 2025, according to the State-owned Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) investment plan.

Aviation authority orders evaluation of security work at airports

Aviation authority orders evaluation of security work at airports

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has requested the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) conduct evaluation of security work at all airports nationwide following a recent incident when a man boarded a plane without a boarding pass at Vinh international airport.

Automated customs to roll out nationwide

Automated customs to roll out nationwide

The automated customs system is expected come into operation at all seaports and airports by the end of the third quarter of 2018, according to the General Department of Customs.

Airlines to provide 3,000 extra flights for Tet

Airlines to provide 3,000 extra flights for Tet

VOV.VN - The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has directed airlines to provide extra flights during the New Year and Lunar New Year (Tet) to cope with the forecast 20% rise in passenger numbers compared to last year.

Robot serves drinks at a Vietnam coffee shop

Robot serves drinks at a Vietnam coffee shop

VOV.VN - Located in Lac Trung street, Hanoi, the robotic coffee shop has attracted a large number of customers these days with a robot serving drinks to the tables.

E-visa issuance grows each month: immigration official

E-visa issuance grows each month: immigration official

The number of e-visa issues for foreigners entering Vietnam has seen dramatic growth month on month, said Major General Le Xuan Vien, head of the Immigration Management Department in a press conference on December 12.

Is Vietnam’s aviation sector becoming too hot?

Is Vietnam’s aviation sector becoming too hot?

Minister of Transport Truong Quang Nghia’s view that it is necessary to tighten control over flight licensing to pave the way for development of other modes of transport has raised controversy.

Aggressive aviation growth sparks concern

Aggressive aviation growth sparks concern

While Vietnam does not appear to be hitting the breaks on its aircraft buying spree, the country’s aviation market is beginning to feel the effects of accelerated growth marred by overloaded airports, crowded airspace, and stressed flight attendants.