Fate of golf course next to Saigon airport hangs in the balance International

Vietnam’s government has ordered all construction work at a golf course next to Tan Son Nhat airport to be halted, amid a heated debate about its location and whether the land should be handed over to the congested airport. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a cabinet meeting on Monday suspended all projects at the […]

Transport minister wants rail link to connect Saigon with multibillion-dollar airport International

By Hoang Thuy  &nbspJune 9, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7 Passengers would be able to move between Tan Son Nhat and the upcoming Long Thanh Airport on a train. Vietnam’s transport minister has proposed building a rail line connecting the currently largest airport in Ho Chi Minh City to the upcoming one around 30 miles […]

Chinese passengers accuse Vietnam’s customs officers of soliciting bribes: report International

Police at Cam Ranh International Airport in central Vietnam are following up on allegations made by three Chinese passengers who claimed that customs officers at the airport had tried to extort money from them. The passengers said the incident took place while they were finishing procedures to board a flight back to China from Khanh […]

Lost on the tarmac: Safety questions raised as Saigon driver ends up near aircraft International

By VnExpress  &nbspMay 19, 2017 | 12:17 pm GMT+7 The delivery man was only stopped after security officers found him near the planes. A photo of a confused motorbike driver inside Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat Airport, with several planes in the background, raised many safety questions after it briefly spread on social […]

Vietnamese man fined $330 for stealing music player at Hanoi airport International

By VnExpress  &nbspApril 24, 2017 | 12:16 pm GMT+7 The man from Hanoi took a music player that another passenger put on a tray for security check. A Vietnamese man has been fined VND7.5 million ($330) for stealing a music player from another passenger during security checks at Hanoi’s airport, Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reported. The […]