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Vietnam Airlines to launch more Hanoi-Sydney flights
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Vietnam Airlines to launch more Hanoi-Sydney flights

En Vnexpress - The airline wants to operate seven flights per week to exploit the potential of the Vietnam-Australia route.

Vietnam Airlines, Air France sign joint venture deal
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Vietnam Airlines, Air France sign joint venture deal

NDO/VNA - Vietnam Airlines and Air France have inked a joint venture deal, which is due to start from November 1, to bring more benefits to passengers on their air routes between Vietnam, France and

Vietnam Airlines nets revenue of over VND2.3 trillion in first nine months
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Vietnam Airlines nets revenue of over VND2.3 trillion in first nine months

NDO – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) generated revenue of over VND2.3 trillion (US$101.2 million) in the first nine months this year, according to its latest business operation

Airlines offer low fares for New Year flights
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Airlines offer low fares for New Year flights

The low-cost carrier Air Asia and the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will offer a huge quantity of ultimate cheap flights to welcome the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).

Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report
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Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report

Having split with Vietnam Airlines last year, the Japanese carrier is looking for another slice of the action.

Vietnam Airlines tells passengers to check-in early at Hanoi airport
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Vietnam Airlines tells passengers to check-in early at Hanoi airport

En Vnexpress - To avoid further delays, make sure you're on time if you have plans to fly this summer!

Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - The finger-pointing parade goes unabated in Vietnam's transport sector.

Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - What did the country's main railway operator expect would happen when airfares became more affordable?

Vietnam Airlines targets nearly $4 bln in revenue for 2017
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Vietnam Airlines targets nearly $4 bln in revenue for 2017

En nexpress - A high salary bill and increased competition dragged on the carrier's income last year.

Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season
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Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season

Bao Moi - Domestic airlines are planning to launch new routes and operate additional flights to meet growing demand during the peak summer travel season.

Can Tho provides subsidy to airlines flying to city
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Can Tho provides subsidy to airlines flying to city

Vietnamnet - The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho plans to open more domestic and international flights to the city by giving subsidies to airlines, with a maximum subsidy of $375,000 a year, said a

Vietstar Airlines pushes for pesrmission to take off sooner
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Vietstar Airlines pushes for pesrmission to take off sooner

Vietnamnet - Vietstar Airlines has adjusted its plan and continued to ask the Government to grant an air transport business licence so that it can take off sooner.

Vietnam Airlines receives 11th Boeing Dreamliner
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Vietnam Airlines receives 11th Boeing Dreamliner

Vietnamnet - The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) received the 11th Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, the last of its 787-9 Dreamliner order with Boeing, on May 6, at Noi Bai International

Vietnamese airlines roll out new international flights
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Vietnamese airlines roll out new international flights

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese airlines have drawn up plans to expand their international presence to serve the increasing demands of both domestic and foreign passengers.

Vietnam Airlines completing petition for direct flight to US
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Vietnam Airlines completing petition for direct flight to US

Vietnamnet - Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) and national carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) are completing the necessary procedures to open direct air routes to the United States in 2018.

Vietnam Airlines Group makes $895 million profit in Q1
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Vietnam Airlines Group makes $895 million profit in Q1

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Airlines Group earned syndicated revenue of VNĐ20.4 trillion (US$895.1 million) in the first quarter of this year, reaching 23.8 per cent of its yearly target.

The airlines that failed to take off in Vietnam
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The airlines that failed to take off in Vietnam

Vietnamnet - The Malaysian budget airline AirAsia is now planning to operate in Vietnam after previous three attempts. This has been cited as proof to show the attractiveness of the market, but

Vietnam Airlines sells cheap air tickets as aviation market heats up
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Vietnam Airlines sells cheap air tickets as aviation market heats up

Vietnamnet - Vietnam Airlines, the nation’s flag air carrier, has decided to join hands with Jetstar Pacific to market cheap air tickets priced from VND11,000 to VND1 million for both domestic and

Airlines to increase airfares
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Airlines to increase airfares

EN VietNamNet - Such airlines as Vietnam Airlines, Viejet Air, and Jetstar Pacific announced to increase airfare from March 15-22.

Vietjet Air share prices rise, but VN Airlines has larger market share
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Vietjet Air share prices rise, but VN Airlines has larger market share

Vietnamnet - Analyst continue to draw comparisons between Vietnam Airlines, the nation’s flag air carrier, and the low cost carrier Vietjet Air, as both of them have listed shares on the stock

Vietnam Airlines launches huge 2017 flight sale
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Vietnam Airlines launches huge 2017 flight sale

Bao Moi - Vietnam Airlines has announced the launch of their ‘Global Sale ‘, slashing the flight prices on popular destinations all over the world.

Budget airlines benefit VN tourism
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Budget airlines benefit VN tourism

EN VietNamNet - Airlines transported an estimated 52.2 million passengers in 2016, up 29% from the previous year, according to a report by the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam.

Vietjet Air’s market capitalisation surpasses Vietnam Airlines
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Vietjet Air’s market capitalisation surpasses Vietnam Airlines

Vietnamnet - Vietjet’s market capitalisation reached US$1.8 billion on Monday, surpassing Vietnam Airlines’ market cap and making it the 10th largest shareholder on the HCM Stock Exchange only one

Techcombank divested from Vietnam Airlines
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Techcombank divested from Vietnam Airlines

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint-stock Bank (Techcombank) has sold 21 million shares of the Vietnam Airlines Company Limited (Vietnam Airlines), according to the Hanoi

ANA senior leader to join Vietnam Airlines director board
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ANA senior leader to join Vietnam Airlines director board

Vietnamnet - Japan’s ANA Holdings Inc nominated its Senior Vice President and Strategic Planning-Asia Pacific Director Koji Shibata for a position on the Board of Directors of the national flag