ministry of transport
All Nippon Airways rumored to be new strategic partner of Vietnam Airlines

17:21 10/10/2014

All Nippon Airways, the Japanese air carrier, is reportedly one of the more likely candidates to become the strategic partner of Vietnam Airlines, the national flag air carrier.

PM greenlights Long Thanh airport

15:53 10/10/2014

Investors are chomping at the bit over Vietnam's biggest airport project as it prepares to have its investment plan approved for submission to the National Assembly for approval.

Visa rules to be loosened to boost tourism competitiveness

13:26 10/10/2014

More relaxed visa policies are an important factor for the tourism industry to boost competitiveness in the region and beyond.

Vinalines restructuring gets a further boost

07:58 10/10/2014

Strong measures are being proposed to put struggling Vinalines, once a leading player in the shipping business, back afloat.

Vietnam to establish pilot transport check-points

15:21 08/10/2014

The Vietnamese Prime Minister has approved the Ministry of Transport's proposal to pilot the establishment of transport check-points at border crossings along the Vietnamese-Chinese borderline.

Health Ministry uses standby fund for Ebola prevention

15:21 08/10/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has allowed the Ministry of Health to proactively use its standby fund created for countering epidemics in 2014 for preventive measures against Ebola epidemic, which has caused over 3,400 deaths in...

CAAV proposes two more 'golden' air routes

14:10 08/10/2014

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has designed two one-way routes between Hanoi and HCM City to shorten the flying time.

HN-HCM City straight air route to be decided this month

09:43 08/10/2014

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) this month will decide whether a straight air route linking Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City over the Lao and Cambodian airspaces will be operated or not, Deputy Minister Nguyen Hong Truong has said.

Sleep-box service resumes at Noi Bai Airport

09:45 07/10/2014

The Ministry of Transport has allowed the Vietnam Aviation Tourism Company to resume the sleep-box service at Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport.

Noi Bai Airport to resume sleep pod service

09:20 07/10/2014

The Ministry of Transport has allowed the Vietnam Airlines Tourism Company to resume the first-ever sleep pod service at Noi Bai International Airport from on October 7.


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