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M&As to spike as economy grows M&As to spike as economy grows

There will be a wave of mergers and acquisitions in Viet Nam in the next five years when the economy recovers and foreign direct investment surges, an international conference heard in HCM City yesterday.


Quality tuna heads to Japanese market Quality tuna heads to Japanese market

The first batch of 10 tuna has been exported to Japan following a deal between Binh Dinh fishery joint stock company (Bidifisco) and its Japanese partner, the Kato Company.


Banks turn their backs on gold Banks turn their backs on gold

In July 2013, the Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) opened its first-ever online gold trading (eGold) service to meet the demand from local gold investors.


Tuan Chau terminal named VN's largest artificial marina Tuan Chau terminal named VN's largest artificial marina

The Tuan Chau cruise ship terminal in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been recognised as the nation's biggest artificial marina by the Vietnam Record Organisation (VRO).



Singapore Airlines to increase capacity
Updated: Friday, Dec 20, 05:15 PM

Singapore Airlines will begin direct flights from the central city of Da Nang to Singapore in the second quarter of next year.— Photo centenaryclub.com
HCM CITY (Biz Hub) – Singapore Airlines will be flying its Airbus A330-300 aircraft on flights between Singapore and HCM City from the first day of 2014.

The aircraft has been operating on the Ha Noi – Singapore route since July 2013.

To commemorate the launch of A330-300 services between HCM City and Singapore, the airline is offering discounted fares in economy and business class from Viet Nam to various destinations for tickets purchased from December 4 to January 5, 2014.

In addition, from November 15, Singapore Airlines and Silk Air instituted a new baggage allowance, which increased to 50kg for first-class passengers; 40 kg for business-class passengers; and 30kg for economy-class passengers.

Currently, Singapore Airlines and its regional wing Silk Air conduct 14 flights weekly from HCM City, 11 flights weekly from Ha Noi and seven flights weekly from Da Nang to Singapore. — VNS


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