Indonesia cuts airfares to boost tourism World

Indonesia cuts airfares to boost tourism

Indonesia will cut prices of airline tickets by 40 to 50 percent in a move to encourage tourism development amidst the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.
COVID-19: Travel safety standards built to revive tourism sector Travel

COVID-19: Travel safety standards built to revive tourism sector

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien has stressed the need to develop a set of travel safety standards to develop the tourism sector, which has suffered since the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Vietnam’s aviation posts double-digit growth Business

Vietnam’s aviation posts double-digit growth

Vietnam’s aviation sector has witnessed double-digit growth in passenger transport in the past decade, and the market is forecast to build up momentum in 2019, according to the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV).
Electronic appliance market busy ahead of Tet Videos

Electronic appliance market busy ahead of Tet

As the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday draws nearer, the electronic appliance market has also entered its peak season with an array of promotional campaigns and several products on sale at half price.
HCM City must pick up economic pace Business

HCM City must pick up economic pace

Ho Chi Minh City’s economy needs to pick up pace to achieve this year’s growth targets, heard a meeting held on October 1 to review the city’s socio-economic development in the first nine months.
Thailand promotes tourism, e-commerce ASEAN

Thailand promotes tourism, e-commerce

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Expedia Group have signed an agreement on collaboration, aiming to reach a 20 percent growth in tourism income in secondary provinces by 2020.
Vietjet’s passenger wins a one-kilogram golden aircraft Society

Vietjet’s passenger wins a one-kilogram golden aircraft

Tran Phoi Hanh, passenger on Vietjet’s flight VJ610 from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang on February 3, 2017 has won a one-kilogramme golden aircraft under the campaign “Win a 1kg gold airplane, fly to a happy future” launched by the budget airline.
HCM City improves bus services Society

HCM City improves bus services

The municipal authority of HCM City has taken measures to improve the city’s public passenger transportation, aiming to increase the number of bus passengers by 5 percent this year.
Foreign tourists to Indonesia up ASEAN

Foreign tourists to Indonesia up

Indonesia recorded 8.36 million visits by foreign tourists until September this year or an increase of 8.5 percent year-on-year, reported Antara news agency.