AirAsia launches Manila-HCMC service

October 5, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, News, Philippines, Vietnam

MANILA, 5 October 2017: Philippines AirAsia will start a new service from Manila to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam this November.

The airline has already opened booking for the new service due to get underway 7 November with a VIP loaded inaugural flight.

Using an Airbus A320 aircraft the airline will fly the route three times weekly. Read more

Bid to improve overland trips

March 9, 2015 by  
Filed under Laos PDR, News

KHAMMOUANE, 9 March 2015: Khammouane province will exploit its location on key routes linking Thailand and Vietnam to build tourism.

Lao News Agency quoted Information, Culture and Tourism Department director, Sengthong Phakhounthong, as saying a tourist management network has been established with funding from the Asian Development Bank to develop tourism infrastructure and create jobs from tourism.

The province has identified 198 tourist attractions and some of them are already attracting visitors.

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