Thailand works to lure ASEAN tourists World

Thailand works to lure ASEAN tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has set up a plan to attract visitors from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) following a research forecasting the number of ASEAN arrivals to reach 10 million this year.
New draft law sets minimum air ticket price Business

New draft law sets minimum air ticket price

A Ministry of Transport (MoT) draft law, which is currently collecting idea contributions, would enforce a minimum price for domestic air tickets, a move opposed by fast-growing low-cost carrier Vietjet Air.
Goals set for Vietnam’s transport Travel

Goals set for Vietnam’s transport

Supporting domestic airline firms to launch more international routes in ASEAN and direct routes from Vietnam to the US by Vietnam Airlines are targeted as the major goals of the transport sector.
Railway industry needs reform Business

Railway industry needs reform

The domestic railway industry should reform to increase its competitive ability and revenue in the second half of this year, an official of the Ministry of Transport has said.
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Hanoi officials barred from frequent overseas travel

The Hanoi People's Committee has forbidden officials and staffs from making numerous business trips abroad or participating in study tours organised or funded by local enterprises or directly invited by international companies.