VOV.VN - The cost repairing the runways at the nation’s two largest international airports, Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat, has led to a severe backlog occurring in terms of the flight schedule of both aviation hubs with many flights forced to be canceled, according to reports by representatives of various airlines.
The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has targeted earning over VND11.3 trillion (US$486.9 million) in revenue and over VND2 trillion (US$86.1 million) in pre-tax profit in 2020.
Two projects worth a total VND4 trillion (US$173.91 million) to upgrade runways at Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat international airports will be started by the end of this month.
VOV.VN - Local airlines are expected to put on up to 13 additional flights with the aim of getting stranded Vietnamese citizens home from countries around the world due to the novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
VOV.VN - Low-cost airline Vietjet Air announced on April 10 that, in addition to the daily flights Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, the airline will also be running an additional three flights on the air route on April 11, April 12, and April 14.
Authorities in the southern province of Dong Nai are working hard to ensure site clearance for the Long Thanh Airport project is completed by October.
Boosting the disbursement of all planned public investment would help increase this year’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 0.42 percentage points, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Secretary of the HCM City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked relevant agencies to further strengthen COVID-19 prevention and control measures so that the number of cases in the city is contained within 300.
The Prime Minister has requested more drastic measures to prevent COVID-19 spread.
VOV.VN - Flight number VN9668, a special service provided by Vietnam Airlines, transported a total of 172 Vietnamese citizens from the Philippines to Can Tho International Airport on the evening of March 24, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport is set to temporarily suspend receiving flights bringing home Vietnamese nationals abroad as its quarantine camp is heavily overloaded, the Ministry of Transport has said.
VOV.VN - Two days after Vietnam moved to stop the process of providing foreign arrivals with a visa, Tan Son Nhat International Airport has become increasingly quiet.
VOV.VN - An isolation area aimed at receiving Vietnamese expats and foreign arrivals from places affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been set up near Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - Flight VN50 carrying 164 passengers and 16 crew members onboard landed at Can Tho International Airport on March 19 after traveling from London, the UK.
Since March 15, aside from having their body temperature checked, all people coming from Europe to Vietnam must also have their samples taken for COVID-19 testing right at airports before moving to quarantine centres.
VOV.VN - The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang has recently discovered a group of foreign tourists, including a British citizen who had been infected with the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, travelling to a number of places of interest within the locality.
Vietnam's Tourism Advisory Board (TAB) has proposed to halve value added tax (VAT) for the tourism sector from 10% to 5% to help businesses deal with the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) outbreak.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines has moved to thoroughly disinfect all aircraft that operate on international routes in order to be proactive in the fight to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus and ensure the safety of passengers, flight crews, and the wider community.
Fifty-seven people related to the flights a Japanese passenger with SARS-CoV-2 boarding have been put under quarantine, the disease control centre of Ho Chi Minh City said on March 5.
A new airport parking management system will allow free parking for up to 10 minutes for car owners to pick up and drop off passengers.