With around 28 million visitors arriving last year, the city has decided it's time to teach some manners. Ho Chi Minh City has released an etiquette guide, explaining all the dos and don'ts for both domestic and foreign tourists in Vietnam's economic hub. According to the code of conduct, written in Vietnamese, English, Chinese, Korean and Russian, tourists are asked to respect the local culture, comply with regulations at tourist spots and public spaces, queue up to buy entrance tickets and prioritize the elderly, disabled, women and children. They are also asked not to commit acts of vandalism or drop litter. La Quoc Khanh, the deputy director of the city’s tourism department, said that these rules have been introduced to prevent tourists from acting inappropriately given the tourism boom in recent years. In 2016, the city welcomed an estimated 28 million visitors, up 10 percent against the year before and 27 percent against 2014. The code of conduct has received positive … [Read more...] about Saigon publishes etiquette code for tourists to cut out bad behavior
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Accordingly, passengers who purchase tickets departing from Ho Chi Minh, Hanoi or Hai Phong to Bangkok will get one promotion code for a 50% discount on Thai domestic ticket prices, excluding VAT, airport fees and other surcharges, including Bangkok-Phuket, Bangkok–Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai–Phuket routes. Moreover, those who book tickets from Bangkok to the three cities in Vietnam will also win a 50% discount on ticket prices for all domestic routes in Vietnam. The programme only applies to online bookings at www.vietjetair.com (also compatible with smartphones at www.m.vietjetair.com) or via www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam between 12pm and 2pm from December 6 to December 20, 2016. The promotion code must be used to travel between December 6 and December 22, 2016, excluding public holidays. Payment can be made with Visa, MasterCard, JCB, American Express and ATM cards issued by 29 Vietnamese banks that have been registered for internet banking. … [Read more...] about Vietjet Air launches promotion for passengers on Vietnam-Thailand routes
PANO - The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam announced that Cat Bi International Airport in Hai Phong city was recently recognized as an international airport. The airport officially welcomed international flights on May 11th. The airport upgrading project was implemented under Decision 21/2009/QĐ-TTg on planning an airport network approved by the Prime Minister on January 8th, 2009 and Decision 1232/QĐ-TTg on upgrading Cat Bi airport to International Airport as approved by the Prime Minister on September 7th, 2012. Also on May 11th, the airport put into operation a new runway, airport runway lighting system, an extended apron and a terminal with a service capacity of 2 million passengers per year. The second phase of the upgrading and extending of the airport will be completed in the fourth quarter of 2017 for code E airplanes, such as Boeing 777, Airbus A330 and A350. The project was carried out by Hai Phong, Airports Corporation, and the Vietnam Air Traffic Management … [Read more...] about Cat Bi International Airport welcomes international flights
Thailand’s Tourist Police has launched the Augmented Reality (AR Code) Application ‘Thailand Tourist Trips and Tips AR Book’ at Suvarnabhumi Airport. The new Augmented Reality technology creates an all new tourism experience for foreign visitors to download on their smartphones. Pol.Maj.Gen. Suprapone Arunsit, Commander of the Tourist Police Division says ‘ With this application, tourists can get basic Thai Culture Tips, and Thailand’s Do’s and Don’ts. While travelling in Thailand they can find information about places and location links to fascinating tourist destinations. 'Discover Thainess’ reveals 12 Cities Hidden Gems that are not to be missed. The application is a 3D cartoon model, with viewing in 360 degrees and is available in three languages: Thai, English and Chinese’. ‘Users can get the information they need from Tourist Police Stations across the country as well as the Call Center 1155 via this application. The … [Read more...] about Thailand tourist trips, tips book available now with app.
1. PROJECT OBJECTIVES. Construction of an internationanl terminal ICAO 4F standard ( in accordance with the standard code of International Civil Aviation Organization- ICAO) including the following items: 1. Fly zone: Improve and renovate the existing fly zone as follows. · The existing runways to be used as the parallel taxiways. · Construction of new taxiway as 4F ICAO standard. · Construction of new runways neasured 3,800m x 60m and 4,000m x 60m. · Construction new apron system. 2. Airport terminals. · Construction of new passenger terminals at the existing locations, sysmetrically at the both sides of the main access. · Construction of cargo terminals along the south fly zone and these cargo terminals are symmetrically arranged the main access. 3. Technical zones. · Construction ò new technical facilities including: Aircraft maintenace hấng, emergency exits, fire stations, emergency vehicles, hospitals, foods catering service, beacon lights ò ATC, tank farms, navigation … [Read more...] about DEVELOPMENT OF CHU LAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. CODE: HT01-09