Vietnam Airlines News

Vietnam Airlines stock soars on debut

Vietnam Airlines stock soars on debut

6 January 2017 Airline News

Vietnam Airlines’ Joint Stock Company ran its first share trading session on the Hanoi Stock Exchange’s Unlisted Public Company Index earlier. More than 1,227 million shares of Vietnam Airlines were officially listed and traded on the UPCoM with a starting (reference) price in the first trading day of 28,000 VND per share, accounting for about 11 per cent of UPCoM’s total market capitalisation.

Vietnam Airlines completes privatisation as profits soar

Vietnam Airlines completes privatisation as profits soar

4 January 2017 Airline News

Vietnam Airlines has announced record profits of 2,500 billion Vietnamese dong (US$114 million) for the 2016 financial year. The company attained its excellent results having taken advantage of opportunities to grow in the domestic market and implemented flexible solutions to deal with challenges such as the economic slowdown, terrorism in Europe and overcrowded infrastructures.

Vietnam Airlines receives latest Boeing Dreamliner

Vietnam Airlines receives latest Boeing Dreamliner

Boeing and Vietnam Airlines have celebrated the delivery of the flag carrier’s tenth 787-9 Dreamliner. “Vietnam Airlines is proud to welcome our 10th Boeing 787 Dreamliner on behalf of Vietnam Airlines, only 16 months after we took delivery of the first of these state-of-the-art new aircraft,” said Phan Xuan Duc, executive vice president, Vietnam Airlines.

WTM 2016: Le Thanh Dung, managing director, UK, Vietnam Airlines

WTM 2016: Le Thanh Dung, managing director, UK, Vietnam Airlines

9 November 2016 Videos

Breaking Travel News talks to Le Thanh Dung, managing director, UK, Vietnam Airlines at World Travel Market 2016. Vietnam Airlines recently announced total consolidated revenue of VND36 trillion for the six months to June 30th 2016 as well as appointing a new chief executive. We find out more at this exciting time.

Finnair launches codeshare deal with Vietnam Airlines

Finnair launches codeshare deal with Vietnam Airlines

2 November 2016 Airline News

Finnair and Vietnam Airlines are launching a new codeshare cooperation that will offer a wider choice of destinations and flight frequencies for customers in both Europe and Vietnam. With this new agreement, Finnair’s flight numbers will be added to Vietnam Airlines flights which operate out of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City connecting with Finnair’s flights to Helsinki from Bangkok and Singapore.

ANA signs codeshare deal with Vietnam Airlines

ANA signs codeshare deal with Vietnam Airlines

27 October 2016 Airline News

ANA and Vietnam Airlines will launch a codeshare partnership at the beginning of their 2016 winter schedules, commencing on Sunday. The codeshare partnership will initially cover ten international routes, linking Japan and Vietnam. In addition, it will link 25 principal domestic routes in both countries. This will allow passengers to travel more conveniently throughout the region.

Vietnam Airlines takes prestigious duo of World Travel Awards

Vietnam Airlines takes prestigious duo of World Travel Awards

Vietnam Airlines has won a duo of prestigious accolades at the 2016 World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016. At a glittering ceremony held at the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam’s national flag carrier took the highly contested top spot as Asia’s Leading Airline – Economy Class. At the same time the airline secure the prestigious title of Asia’s Leading Cultural Airline.

Vietnam Airlines boosts mobility access on flights

Vietnam Airlines boosts mobility access on flights

Vietnam Airlines has introduced a range of new and enhanced services to support passengers with reduced mobility, providing additional assistance and convenience for people with disabilities, walking difficulties, impaired hearing or vision, and the elderly or infirm, when passing through airports or when boarding or disembarking from Vietnam Airlines flights.