Vietjet and a At a press conference of Miss Vietnam 2020 (Photo: Vietjet)
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietjet continues to accompany the Miss Vietnam beauty pageant for the fifth time as the air transportation sponsor of the contest, with the southern preliminary round of Miss Vietnam 2020 officially held on September 26, at HDBank Tower - Ho Chi Minh City.

This also marks the milestone of nearly a decade that the new-age carrier Vietjet going with the most long-standing and prestigious beauty contest of Vietnam, just like the special theme of this year "Decade of beauties".

Beauties from all regions of Vietnam will fly with the new-age airline during the journeys of the contest. The winner of Miss Vietnam 2020 will be invited to participate in special cultural and artistic events on Vietjet's modern aircraft and awarded one year of free flights with Vietjet's SkyBoss fare type.

Flying to international and domestic destinations with Vietjet, Miss Vietnam 2020 contestants will be presented attractive priorities including priority check-in counter, priority entrance, private car transport to the aircraft, free 10kg carry-on luggage and 30kg checked luggage and 1 golf club set under 15kg; priority security check and immigration; enjoying VIP lounge at domestic and international airports; free flow of welcome drinks, wines and hot, fresh meals during the flights, and also the SkyBoss Flight Care insurance.

Returning in the “new normal” situation, Miss Vietnam 2020 has many changes in the structure and rounds with many online activities attracting the attention of the audiences and contestants such as Home Sweet Home for contestants sharing photos and videos of themselves at home during the social distancing period; Miss Vietnam 2020 Talkshow Series with the guests who are the runners-up, singers, supermodels and v-loggers to discuss various topics of public concern.

Vietjet’s Vice President Do Xuan Quang praised the prestige of the contest, the humanistic perspective, and the meaning to honour the beauty of Vietnamese women. During the past decade, the contest has had many innovations to go along the development of Vietnamese beauty in the new era.

In addition to the conventional contesting content, in the context of COVID-19 pandemic prevention, Miss Vietnam 2020 aims at public health activities, volunteer projects with high practicality in disease prevention and health improvement for the community. Especially, the title of Tourist Beauty will be a focus, with the aim to contribute to stimulating domestic tourism after a long period affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sharing the common goal of encouraging human values, compassion, and actively contributing to volunteer projects to bring a better life to the community, Vietjet wants to accompany and support the Miss Vietnam in the journey to elevate Vietnamese beauty while honoring the modern beauty, knowledge and morality of Vietnamese women. Recently, Vietjet and SOVICO have become strategic partners of the United Nations with a commitment to continuously promoting sustainable development, green growth, the protection and promotion of natural and cultural heritages and youth engagement. This is the first agreement between the United Nations and a private economic group in Vietnam, demonstrating the actions and strong desires of all parties in efforts to bring about the best values for the community.

The new-age carrier Vietjet has not only revolutionized the aviation industry in Vietnam but also been a pioneering airline across the region and around the world. With a focus on cost management ability, effective operations and performance, Vietjet offers flying opportunities with cost-saving and flexible fares as well as diversified services to meet customers’ demands.

Vietjet is a fully-fledged member of International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate. As Vietnam’s largest private carrier, the airline was awarded the highest ranking for safety with 7 stars in 2018 and 2019 by the world’s only safety and product rating website and listed as one of the world's 50 best airlines for healthy financing and operations by Airfinance Journal in 2018 and 2019. The airline has also been named as Best Low-Cost Carrier by renowned organizations such as Skytrax, CAPA, Airline Ratings, and many others./.