Photo for illustration: doanhnhansaigon.vn Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Ibnu Hadi reportedly said strengthening connectivity is an important factor in increasing the number of tourists from Vietnam to Indonesia, and the Indonesian Embassy in Hanoi will continue encouraging direct flights linking Jakarta and Hanoi and Da Nang, and Surabaya and Da Nang, as well as the increase of direct flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Jakarta. The diplomat said he believes that the number of Vietnamese tourists to Indonesia will rise along with the increase of the middle class in Vietnam. In 2018, nearly 9.78 million Vietnamese tourists traveled abroad. However, less than 1 percent of them, or only 75,632 people, visited Indonesia. From January to July this year, 53,000 Vietnamese people toured Indonesia, a rise of 18.11 percent year on year, he noted. In order to complete the target of welcoming 123,000 Vietnamese tourists set by the Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism, the Indonesian … [Read more...] about Indonesia encourages more direct flights to Vietnam to boost tourism ties
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Vietnam supports the establishment of a direct flight route to Japan’s Kagoshima prefecture for greater cooperation and tourism between two sides, according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (R) and Kagoshima Governor Mitazono Satoshi (L). Source: VGP. Over the past few years, Japan’s investment capital to Vietnam has been increasing but remains below the potential of the two countries, Phuc said at a meeting with Kagoshima Governor Mitazono Satoshi on October 16. Phuc requested Kagoshima prefecture to increase investment to Vietnam, saying the Vietnamese government fully supports Japanese investors. On this occasion, Phuc offered condolences to Japan on the destruction caused by typhoon Hagibis. Phuc stressed Vietnam and Japan are strategic partners with close ties, not only at government level, but also at provincial – prefectural level, including Kagoshima. Phuc encouraged provinces … [Read more...] about Vietnam supports direct flight route to Japan’s Kagoshima
The national carrier is allowed to operate flights between Viet Nam’s Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Noi and the U.S. cities of Los Angeles, San Francisco (California); New York (New York), Seattle (Washington) and Dallas - Fort Worth (Texas). The transit flights will include stops in Taipei (Taiwan – China), Osaka and Nagoya (Japan). Viet Nam Airlines is also allowed to operate flights to the Canadian cities of Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto via points in the U.S. In addition, Viet Nam Airlines is also licensed to operate routes from destinations outside Viet Nam, via Viet Nam or other transit points to 25 destinations in the U.S. under codeshare arrangements. This license also allows it to operate charter flights between the two countries. Viet Nam Airlines is the first and only airline in Viet Nam to receive such as license from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which is an important step in … [Read more...] about VN Airlines granted license to commercial flights to U.S.
Accordingly, as many as seven flights per week will be organized between Ho Chi Minh City and Bali. Within the period from October 27, 2019 to March 2020, the airlines will launch five flights due to limit in Denpasar Airport in Bali. The flight will start from 11.10 am from Ho Chi Minh City and 16.50 pm from Bali on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays. This is the second direct air route between Viet Nam and Indonesia, after Ho Chi Minh City-Jakarta air route, which opened in December 2012. Ho Chi Minh City-Phuket air route will have three flights per week, taking off in Ho Chi Minh City at 15.50 pm and Phuket at 18.40 pm on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The flights are expected to increase to seven per week from late March 2020. This is the third direct air route between Viet Nam and Thailand launched by Viet Nam Airlines. The airlines will re-open the direct air route between the central city … [Read more...] about Two direct air routes connecting HCM City with Bali, Phuket to open next month
An aircraft of Vietnam Airlines at Da Nang International Airport (Photo: VNA) Da Nang (VNS/VNA) - Da Nang will connect with more countries around the world as new flights are launched to more destinations from the central city. Direct and charters flights will operate connecting Da Nang with the Republic of Korea, Jakarta (Indonesia), Phnom Penh (Cambodia), Haneda (Japan), Taiwan, India, Australia and Russia from next year. Deputy Director of the city’s Tourism Department Truong Thi Hong Hanh said Russian Anex Tourism Group (ATG) proposed the first chartered flights from four cities – Moscow, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk and Irkutsk – to Da Nang between March and September 2020. According to ATG, the flight would operate every 10 days, bringing from 3,000 to 3,500 tourists monthly from Russia to Da Nang on board a Boeing B-767. Hanh said the city has also launched for new air routes from Da Nang to India and Australia as well as the Republic of Korea and Taiwan. … [Read more...] about Central Da Nang city looks for more air routes in 2020