HO CHI MINH CITY, 19 January 2017: A cable car transfer has been proposed to ease congestion on the approach to Tan Son Nhat International Airport on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City. Local media reported the project developer,...
SINGAPORE, 19 January 2017: Vietjet has launched its fifth route to Taiwan, linking Ho Chi Minh City with Taichung. The airline now has the most routes connecting Vietnam and Taiwan and serves more destinations in Taiwan than any other budget...
HANOI, 18 January 2017: Vietnam Tourism Association estimates around 6.5 million Vietnamese travelled overseas, last year, an increase of 15% from 2015 and spent around USD7 to USD8 billion. Local media quoted the association vice chairman, Vu The Binh, saying...
CAN THO, 17 January 2017: Can Tho City is seeking government approval to establish its own tourism department separate from the country’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Saigon Times media quoted the department deputy director, Le Minh Son, saying...
QUANG NGAI, VIETNAM, 16 January 2017: Quang Ngai provincial People’s Committee has recently approved a plan to upgrade the walking street along the coast of Ly Son Island. Local media reported the walking street would stretch 3 km from Ly...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 13 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City’s Tourism Association has asked the government to extend the visa waiver for citizens of five western European nations at least until the end of June 2018. Nationals of the...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 12 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism released, late last week, a code of conduct, printed on folding fans, that target domestic and foreign tourists in an effort to build a reputation...

PG flies daily to Danang

BANGKOK, 10 January 2017: Bangkok Airways reports it will increase its Danang flights to daily effective 2 February. The increase comes less than a year after it introduced a Bangkok-Danang flight. The current service operators four times a week on Monday,...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 9 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City authorities are reviewing a plan to make the city’s museums i ‘smart’ through the use of the latest technology. Tuoi Tre News reported the ‘smart museum’ model will be tested...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 6 January 2017: Tan Son Nhat International Airport will undergo an urgent expansion to increase annual handling capacity to 48 million passengers spread over four terminals that should be fully operational by 2021. Saigon Times media...