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Vietnam rolls up sleeves to finish new Ha Long Bay airport

Workers are toiling day and night for the grand opening this summer.

20 killed in clashes at Libya's main international airport

 20 people were killed and 63 wounded in the clashes. 

Vietnamese hacker jailed for stealing Australian airport data

He was also found to have hacked into banks and telecommunications infrastructure in Vietnam.
December 11, 2017 | 05:29 pm GMT+7

Airlines scramble to minimize losses as Bali volcano costs grow

Analysts say affected airlines to incur combined $5 mln in lost revenue per day, as closure comes ahead of peak season, bookings could collapse. 
November 28, 2017 | 04:46 pm GMT+7

In central Vietnam, relics of a battleground invoke horrors of war

49 years after one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War, all that is left is a graveyard of U.S. tanks and airplanes. 
October 29, 2017 | 09:05 am GMT+7

Vietnam can afford multi-billion-dollar airport if gov’t spends less: official

Government's recurrent expenditure could reach $40bln this year, and more than half of it will go on salaries and bonuses.
October 27, 2017 | 04:41 pm GMT+7

Saigon airport employee caught stealing $1,400 from Japanese passenger

The thief was captured on camera as he was swiping the money from a baggage cart.
October 26, 2017 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Overcrowded Saigon airport to undergo rapid expansion upgrade

The expansion will allow 78 airplanes to be parked at the same time instead of 57 as now.
October 24, 2017 | 02:10 pm GMT+7

Experts come up with new idea to cure gridlock near Saigon airport: monorails

The idea came as the city is grappling with funds to complete its first metro line.
October 21, 2017 | 03:25 pm GMT+7

Eyebrows raised after Chinese power plant contractor nominated to build Vietnam's mega-airport

The selection process hasn't started yet, and Chinese contractors have already gained notoriety for costly delays in Vietnam.
September 01, 2017 | 12:01 pm GMT+7

Face scans, robot baggage handlers - airports of the future

Planners are seeking to transform the exhausting experience in ageing, overcrowded terminals into something far more pleasant.
August 28, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees

Airlines are unlikely to bear the brunt of the additional cost they will have to pay for using the country's airports.
August 16, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Saigon suspends dangerous overpass construction near airport traffic hotspot

Inspectors said they 'could not overlook the serious safety violation', effectively meaning traffic woes are here to stay.
August 15, 2017 | 12:09 pm GMT+7

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.
August 08, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

Saigon's overloaded airport to get $88 million stop-gap upgrade

Tan Son Nhat's aircraft parking area and its international terminal will be expanded this year.
June 20, 2017 | 11:34 am GMT+7