This is the 6th edition of the awards in celebration of the 72nd anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh signing the first decree to preserve the traditional and national heritage (23/11/1945 - 23/11/2017).
Being with the awards, Vietjet looks to introduce and bring Vietnamese traditional and cultural values to the awards participants, visitors, the youth and international friends; enhance public awareness about the discovery of natural and cultural values to be preserved.
The airline will also offer domestic and international tourists free air tickets along with interesting gifts when they join the contest about Vietnam heritage.
Besides the traditional topics such as the nature (sceneries, sea resources, forest resources, soil resources, wild animals and plants and the environment..); physical culture (architecture, sculpture, painting, historical and cultural sites, antiques, national precious objects,..) non-physical cultures (people’s livelihood, rituals, biography photos,..), the awards also introduce a new topic on the traditional market.
The top 100 works will be exhibited online and in three cities of Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and Hanoi in late October 2017. Final result will be announced on Vietnam’s Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).
Vietjet is the first airline in Vietnam to operate as a new-age airline with low-cost and diversified services to meet customers’ demands. Vietjet is a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate. The airline was also named as one of the Top 500 Brands in Asia 2016 by global marketing research company Nielsen and “Best Asian Low Cost Carrier” at the TTG Travel Awards 2015, which compiles votes from travelers, travel agencies and tour operators in throughout Asia. The airline was also rated as one of the top three fastest growing airline brands on Facebook in the world by Socialbakers.
Currently, the airline boasts a fleet of 48 aircraft, including A320s and A321s, and operates 350 flights each day. It has already opened 67 routes in Vietnam and across the region to international destinations such as Thailand, Singapore, the Republic of Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, China, Myanmar and Cambodia. It has carried nearly 40 million passengers to date.