Ministries told to consider reopening Hanoi cinemas ahead Tet

Ministries told to consider reopening Hanoi cinemas ahead Tet

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism must work with the Ministry of Health and concerned organisations to consider the reopening of cinema theatres nationwide, with the COVID-19 situation taken into account, according to a notice newly released by the Government’s Office.
ASEAN ministers agree to re-open regional tourism

ASEAN ministers agree to re-open regional tourism

Tourism ministers of ASEAN member nations on January 19 agreed to reopen ASEAN tourism to revive this industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a statement.
Singapore to enter next phase of reopening

Singapore to enter next phase of reopening

Given a drop in COVID-19 cases, Singapore has decided to end the Stabilisation Phase that started on September 27 following a virus resurgence, and move into the next phase of reopening.
Vietnam Airlines prepared for reopening scenarios

Vietnam Airlines prepared for reopening scenarios

Along with easing social distancing and quarantine rules, director of the Communications Department at Vietnam Airlines Dang Anh Tuan talked to VIR’s Nhat Ha about the carrier’s flexible plans to offer safe lights as soon as permitted.
Airlines crave return of international flights

Airlines crave return of international flights

Vietnamese airlines have outlined extensive plans to reopen international passenger transport as soon as they are allowed, after nearly two years of being on the ground due to the pandemic.
Phu Quoc changes to better serve tourists, investors

Phu Quoc changes to better serve tourists, investors

Phu Quoc island in the southern province of Kien Giang is making it new to welcome tourists and investors as it plans to reopen its door to international tourists from this November.
Actively preparing scenarios for reopening

Actively preparing scenarios for reopening

Dang Minh Truong, chairman of the board and general director of Sun Group, shared with VIR’s Ha An the plans to welcome fully vaccinated travellers to Phu Quoc through the current recovery scheme.
Smooth and gradual reopening to be key

Smooth and gradual reopening to be key

Although Vietnam is attempting to move towards a new normal, experts said it is important to achieve uniformity within all policies across the country, including to ensure that production and business can fully resume while any leftover of the pandemic is isolated.
Kinks remain as manufacturers resume operations

Kinks remain as manufacturers resume operations

While numerous businesses in the capital have already resumed operations, many others are facing a lot of challenges and need government assistance to recover.
Aviation inching closer to reopening

Aviation inching closer to reopening

Air carriers in Vietnam are expected to get the thumbs-up to ease financial difficulties, as a plan on recovery of domestic air routes is set to be approved.
Economic status hinges on reopening

Economic status hinges on reopening

Protecting lives and maintaining economic growth in a careful balancing act, the government’s pace of economic reopening will define Vietnam’s economic outlook and foreign investment prospects.