Competition in airline industry set to intensify Business

Competition in airline industry set to intensify

Increasing numbers of airlines and aircraft are putting serious pressure on Vietnam’s aviation infrastructure. As competition for market share and skilled labour intensifies, the Government must take measures to ensure a fair playground and long-term development, said industry experts and authorities.
Indonesia encourages more direct flights to Vietnam to boost tourism ties World

Indonesia encourages more direct flights to Vietnam to boost tourism ties

The Indonesian Government is encouraging the opening of direct air routes from Jakarta to Hanoi, as well as the operation of charter flights from the capital city and Surabaya, the second largest city of the country, to Da Nang, aiming to promote tourism between the two countries, according to Indonesia’s news agency Antara.
Thailand moves to ease congestion at Bangkok-based airport World

Thailand moves to ease congestion at Bangkok-based airport

Don Mueang International Airport in Bangkok has reached its full capacity and it isn’t possible to expand or build another runway, the Airports of Thailand Plc (AoT) said, urging budget airlines to switch to wide-body aircraft to ease congestion at the airport.
Local hotel industry faces challenge in technology Business

Local hotel industry faces challenge in technology

The domestic hotel industry will face many challenges during development, especially in the application of technology, according to an expert from Savills Vietnam – a foreign property service provider in Vietnam.
Vietnam Airlines retires last Airbus A330 Business

Vietnam Airlines retires last Airbus A330

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on September 11 announced it had retired the last wide-body Airbus A330 aircraft in a move to replace its aging rolling stock with new models.