On February 22, the MoT announced that it had requested the Department for Roads of Vietnam to closely coordinate with the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) in implementing non-stop toll collection (ETC) at airports across the country.
As of the present, six airports in the Central and Central Highlands regions, including Tuy Hoa, Phu Cat, Chu Lai, Buon Ma Thuot, Lien Khuong and Vinh have returned to normal operations after one day of closure due to storm Noru.
Deputy Nguyen Thien Nhan, former Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, said at the National Assembly session that the draft resolution must affirm that foreign investors can't co-own ports and airports.
According to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV), airports nationwide received around 1.1 million arrivals during the four-day holiday for Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day (May 1), presenting a year-on-year decrease of 3.3 percent.
From now until June 15, there would be around 17 repatriation flights sending Vietnamese citizens home; thereby, the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) requested local airports to continue strengthening cooperation in the Covid-19 pandemic prevention and control, cross-infection fight in the community.
The Airports Corporation of Vietnam required domestic airports to notify foreign carriers with their flights to Vietnam on the requirement of wearing protective facemasks for passengers when entering the country due to spread of Covid- 19.
Solutions to lessen worsening noise levels at airports were discussed at a workshop held by the Ministry of Transport (MoT) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Hanoi on November 29.
The 12th International Conference of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS), themed “Vision and Action Programme for Safe, Green and Integrated Transport”, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on September 18.