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55 million passengers fly into Vietnam's airports in first 7 months
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55 million passengers fly into Vietnam's airports in first 7 months

The country's airports have been bursting at the seams so far this year.

Noi Bai ranked among world's top 100 best airports
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Noi Bai ranked among world's top 100 best airports

EN VietNamNet - Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi has been ranked 83rd among top 100 best airports in the world by UK-based consultancy firm Skytrax.

Negotiations continue for Vietnam airports group share sale
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Negotiations continue for Vietnam airports group share sale

Vietnamnet - The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) and France’s airport authority Aéroports de Paris (ADP) are still in negotiations on the sale of ACV shares.

Airports Corporation to take on strategic partner
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Airports Corporation to take on strategic partner

Vietnamnet - The Vietnamese Government has granted permission to Aeroports de Paris (ADP) to buy 20 per cent of Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) and become its strategic partner.

Airports’ agency wants VND31 trillion investment
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Airports’ agency wants VND31 trillion investment

Vietnamnet - The Airport Corporation of Viet Nam (ACV), the largest enterprise in the domestic transport sector, has proposed an investment plan of VND31 trillion (US$1.36 million) for the period

ACV abuses monopoly power, causes bad service quality at airports
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ACV abuses monopoly power, causes bad service quality at airports

Vietnamnet - Airport Corporation of Vietnam, the sole airport company managing which manages the 22 airports across the country, has recently been found committing several violations.

Non-aviation revenue in Vietnam's airports less than other regional countries
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Non-aviation revenue in Vietnam's airports less than other regional countries

Vietnamnet - Non-aviation revenue in the airport business, including sales per passenger through ACV (Airports Corporation of Vietnam), is $1, compared with the average of $10-12 in Asia and $4-5 in

VN Airports Corporation to sign strategic agreement with French airport
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VN Airports Corporation to sign strategic agreement with French airport

Vietnamnet - The Airports Corporation of Viet Nam (ACV) plans to sign a strategic partnership agreement with French airport authority Aéroports de Paris (ADP) in March this year.

Public areas of airports seen as most vulnerable to attack
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Public areas of airports seen as most vulnerable to attack

Yahoo News ATLANTA (AP) — In a post-9/11 world, American airports have taken all sorts of steps to keep travelers safe. But significant vulnerabilities remain.

Vietnam's aviation authority grounds extra Tet flights due to overloaded airports
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Vietnam's aviation authority grounds extra Tet flights due to overloaded airports

En Vnexpress - Vietnamese carriers asked to add 2,400 domestic flights for the Lunar New Year holiday, but half did not make the cut.

More investors show interest in airports in Vietnam
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More investors show interest in airports in Vietnam

The limited capacity of key airports could hinder the growth of the aviation market in the medium term, experts have said.

Air carriers may reduce flights as airports become overloaded
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Air carriers may reduce flights as airports become overloaded

Management agencies are considering setting quotas to restrict the number of new aircraft that airlines can buy and the number of flights each day as airports are becoming overloaded.

ACV to sell 4 million shares at Southern Airports Services
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ACV to sell 4 million shares at Southern Airports Services

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has announced its intention to sell nearly 4 million shares with the stock code SAS for its subsidiary Southern Airports Services JSC (Sasco).

Iraqis move on airports in month-old Mosul battle
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Iraqis move on airports in month-old Mosul battle

Iraqi forces piled pressure on the Islamic State group around Mosul Thursday, moving closer to cutting off the jihadists' escape route west to Syria and thrusting deeper into the east of the city.

VN Airports Corporation hellbents on increasing service charges
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VN Airports Corporation hellbents on increasing service charges

Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has requested the Ministry of Transport (MoT)’s approval to increase the price of aviation services in 2017, according to newswire Cafe.

Airports Corporation of Vietnam to trade on UPCoM
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Airports Corporation of Vietnam to trade on UPCoM

Airports Corporation of Vietnam has been given permission to trade on the Unlisted Public Company (UPCoM) market under the code ACV, with a total of 2.18 billion shares and a registered stock value

Noi Bai, Da Nang among top 30 airports in Asia 2016
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Noi Bai, Da Nang among top 30 airports in Asia 2016

The Guide to Sleeping in Airports website has published the list of the best airports in Asia in 2016, with two Vietnamese names included -Noi Bai and Da Nang.

Two Danish airports, shopping centers evacuated after bomb threats
World

Two Danish airports, shopping centers evacuated after bomb threats

A spate of bomb threats in Denmark forced the evacuation of two provincial airports and two shopping malls on Monday and briefly closed a university campus in Copenhagen, police said. Additional

Facelift lifts Vietnam's Noi Bai to 19th among top airports in Asia
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Facelift lifts Vietnam's Noi Bai to 19th among top airports in Asia

The airport was dubbed the fifth worst in Asia back in 2014.

Abu Dhabi Airports to invest in redeveloping Seychelles airport
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Abu Dhabi Airports to invest in redeveloping Seychelles airport

State-owned Abu Dhabi Airports Co will invest in redeveloping the international airport at Mahe in the Seychelles as the Indian Ocean country expands its aviation and tourism sectors, officials said

Airports Corporation of Vietnam reports losses for the first time
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Airports Corporation of Vietnam reports losses for the first time

VietNamNet Bridge – The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has announced a loss of VND123.7 billion in the second quarter, the first time since its establishment.

Vietnam airports manager wants to raise fees to improve flight safety in Hanoi, HCMC
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Vietnam airports manager wants to raise fees to improve flight safety in Hanoi, HCMC

But proposal criticized by airport authority, which says cost too high and other airports should not collect feeVietnam may remove airfare cap as market becomes 'competitive': officialVietnam may

Vietnamese banks freeze online payments after cyber attacks at 2 major airports
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Vietnamese banks freeze online payments after cyber attacks at 2 major airports


Vietnam Airlines' customers may be at risk after alleged Chinese hackers stole personal details.

Central bank sounds alarm after hackers hit Vietnam Airlines, airports
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Central bank sounds alarm after hackers hit Vietnam Airlines, airports

The State Bank of Vietnam has written to banks, credit institutions and financial organisations, warning them against hackers a day after the websites of Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports and Vietnam

Service fees at Vietnam's airports may rise
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Service fees at Vietnam's airports may rise

Airport Corporation of Vietnam has just requested permission from the Ministry of Transport to raise service fees at domestic airports.