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Vietravel Company to open Vietravel Airlines in Hue

Theo tin trong www.thuathienhue.gov.vn

2/2019 2:21:38 PM

On June 11th, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Phuong chaired a working session with Vietravel on investment policy of Vietravel Airlines in Hue city. Also attending the working session were the leader representatives of departments, agencies, boards and localities. Mr. Vo Quang Lien Kha – Vietravel Vice Director General, Mr. Vu Duc Bien – Vietravel Airlines Director and Mr. Hoang Van Khanh, the Director of Vietravel branch in Thua Thien Hue province also attended the working session.

Reporting the investment plan of Vietravel Airlines Joint Stock Company, Mr. Vu Duc Bien – the Director of Vietravel Airlines kindly informed that Vietravel Airlines has the total investment capital of about VND 1.000 billion and will be activated in 2020. Vietravel Airlines is connected with tourism, domestic and international air transportation provider. It is expected to contribute to enhancing Vietnamese air transportation, travelling sector and national socio-economic development in the context of international integration. In 2020, Vietravel Airlines will be capable of receiving 20 airplanes and 5 million tourists per year. As planned, the first flight will take off on January 1st, 2020.
According to Mr. Vu Duc Bien, the Director of Vietravel Airlines, Hue is Vietravel’s travelling transfer site in Dong Hoi – Hue – Da Nang – Hoi An area. In 2017, this area receives 17,9 million tourists which accounts for 37% of destination of Vietravel domestic tourists. The fact that Phu Bai international airport is selected as the headquarter will also direct tourists in Dong Hoi – Hue – Da Nang – Hoi An area via Da Nang international airport; reduce the burden on Da Nang international airport in the coming time.
In conclusion, Vice Chairman Nguyen Van Phuong highly appreciated and acknowledged efforts of Vietravel in researching and selecting Thua Thien Hue as the main headquarter of Vietravel Airlines. Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Phuong affirmed that Thua Thien Hue province will accompany Vietravel Company during deploying the project. Vice Chairman kindly requested local departments and agencies to support the company during completing relevant dossiers to soon deploy the project as scheduled.