Vietnam Airlines will float shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange for the first time on May 7th. Some 1.4 billion shares will be available to investors, under the code HVN.
Growth over the year was based on robust demand for air travel, optimised operational efficiency and the implementation of market-driven solutions to combat high fuel prices, the airline said.
Vietnam Airlines has announced the launch of a new flight connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Quang Ninh province, via Van Don International Airport.
Having been recognised as the World’s Leading Cultural Airline by the World Travel Awards, unveiled a host of new routes and welcomed the new Boeing Dreamliner 787-9 to the fleet, there is plenty to discuss as Breaking Travel News sits down with Phan The Thang, general manager for Vietnam Airlines in the UK
Vietnam Airlines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A321neo in Hamburg, Germany. The plane is the first of 20 A321neos ordered by the airline.
The airport check-in service will enable passengers to carry out all check-in procedures, including seat selection, collecting boarding passes and luggage tags and checking baggage, right at the facilities in Hanoi and Da Nang.
Vietnam Airlines will officially establish its inflight duty-free service from October 2018, in cooperation with Hong Kong-based inflight specialist King Power Traveller.
According to the deal, from 2019, the two airlines will seek to begin codesharing on domestic routes in Vietnam and Russia and expand their cooperation across several areas of the business.
Vietnam Airlines has reported profits of VND1.92 trillion, or $82.4 million, for the first half of 2018, up 87 per cent on last year.
Vietnam Airlines has received its 12th Airbus A350 aircraft. This is the first A350 aircraft in the world to showcase the SkyTeam livery with Vietnam Airlines logo on the fuselage.
Vietnam Airlines executive vice president Le Hong Ha speaks to Breaking Travel News as the carrier is recognised as the World’s Leading Cultural Airline at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony in Phu Quoc.