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Domestic competitiors falling out of ACV race

Domestic competitiors falling out of ACV race

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV), the country’s third-largest lender by assets, is seeking governmental permission to cooperate with France’s Aeroport de Paris to jointly invest in Airports Corporation of Vietnam.

Domestic airports serve nearly 30 mln passengers in first half of 2015

Domestic airports serve nearly 30 mln passengers in first half of 2015

Airports across the country served 29.8 million passengers and handled 467,000 tonnes of goods in the first half of this year, marking year-on-year increases of 20.4 % and 7.7 %, respectively, said Lai Xuan Thanh, Head of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).

VN increases airport capacity

VN increases airport capacity

Vietnam, like other Southeast Asian countries, is expanding its airports and constructing new international hubs to accommodate an increasing number of travellers.

MERS-CoV likely to enter Vietnam

MERS-CoV likely to enter Vietnam

(VOV) - The Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is likely to penetrate into Vietnam, according to a warning issued by the Ministry of Health (MoH)’s Preventive Health Department.

Burger King comes to Vietnam

Burger King comes to Vietnam

(VOV) - Burger King, one of the US fast food brands, officially inaugurated its first restaurant in the centre of HCM City on October 21.

Airports to offer VAT refunds to foreign travelers

Airports to offer VAT refunds to foreign travelers

Foreign tourists will receive value added tax (VAT) refunds on goods they purchase in Vietnam when leaving the country via Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Iceland closes airports for first time due to volcanic ash cloud

Iceland closes airports for first time due to volcanic ash cloud

Iceland closed two airports on April 23 for the first time, a week after ash from an Icelandic volcano forced the shutdown of airspace over much of Europe and stranded thousands of passengers around the world, the Icelandic aviation authority announced.

Vietnam to have 10 more int’l airports

Vietnam to have 10 more int’l airports

The Ministry of Transport has announced a plan to upgrade and expand Vietnam’s international airports, with four located in the south, two in the north and four in the central region.