ASEAN transport network to be fully integrated ASEAN

ASEAN transport network to be fully integrated

The 33 rd ASEAN Senior Transport Officials Meeting (STOM) took place in Bandung in the Indonesia province of West Java , , from May 22 to May 25 to finalise the master plan on ‘ASEAN Connectivity.’
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Third private carrier flies Vietnam's skies

Air Mekong, Vietnam's third private airline, received its Air Operator's Certificate from the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) in southern Kien Giang province on Oct.8.
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Air travel surges 20 percent in 9 months

The aviation market in the first nine months saw a year-on-year increase of more than 20 percent in the number of passengers, estimated the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam.

The administration estimated that roughly 15 million passengers went through the country's airports in the first nine months of this year, of which Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vietnam Air Service Co (Vasco) accounted for more than 11 million.
ASEAN officials talk inter-regional link-up World

ASEAN officials talk inter-regional link-up

Ranking officials and experts from ASEAN countries gathered in Bangkok on July 10 for a meeting on promoting connectivity among member states and preventing negative impacts from connectivity.
ASEAN determined to overcome economic crisis World

ASEAN determined to overcome economic crisis

ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council adopted a draft declaration on economic recovery and sustainable development initiated by Vietnam at its third meeting in Hanoi on April 7.
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Aviation market picks up speed

Vietnam’s aviation market has shown signs of pick-up in the first months of the year as both domestic and foreign firms launched new air routes and increased flight frequency.
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VietJet asked to adhere to PM’s instructions

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked the Ministry of Transport and the VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Company (VJA) to strictly implement the Prime Minister’s instructions in signing cooperation agreements with foreign partners regarding air transport activities.
Vietnam Airlines increases flights to Japan Business

Vietnam Airlines increases flights to Japan

The national-flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will increase weekly flights between Vietnam’s HCM City to Japan’s Tokyo to 14 from the current seven, meeting rising demand of Japanese tourists during summer.