Direct flight from Phu Quoc to Seoul to open in December

Direct flight from Phu Quoc to Seoul to open in December

The low-cost carrier Vietjet said it plans to open a new flight route connecting two tourist cities: Phu Quoc (Kien Giang Province of Vietnam) and Seoul (Korea) to satisfy high year-end holiday demands.
Foreign visitors get relaxed at Duong Dong beach in Phu Quoc on the National Day holiday. (Photo: VNA)

Phu Quoc eyes 2.5 million visitors this year

The resort island of Phu Quoc in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang expects to welcome about 2.5 million tourist arrivals in 2018, up 25 percent from last year.
At the opening ceremony of the clubhouse

HCMC hands over clubhouse to the Naval Region 5 Command

A delegation of Ho Chi Minh City officials led by Vice Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Vo Thi Dung on August 27 visited the Naval Region 5 Command on Phu Quoc Island of the Mekong Deta province of Kien Giang.
The Monitoring Center, sited at the Police Office of Phu Quoc District

Phu Quoc District runs ‘SafeCity’ application

Mr. Pham Van Nghiep, Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Phu Quoc District in Kien Giang Province announced yesterday that from August 2018, the Operation Center of Phu Quoc Smart City will begin receiving and processing information or messages sent by citizens on various major fields to aid the local authorities in emergency cases, including natural disasters, accidents, fatal incidents, security problems, issues related to the environment and tourism.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks with the media on the sidelines of the NA's fifth session (Photo: VNA)

PM: Land lease of special economic units to be adjusted

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that all ideas on the land lease period crafted in the draft Law on Special Administrative-Economic Units of Van Don, Bac Van Phong and Phu Quoc will be considered, and reasonable adjustments will be made to meet people’s aspiration.
A view of Cai Bau island, a central island of Van Don (Photo: VNA)

PM willing to listen to advice on special administrative-economic unit bill

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed his willingness to listen with high responsibility to opinions of intellectuals, experts, people and particularly National Assembly deputies on the proposal of land lease of 99 years in the draft law on special administrative-economic units.