The golf course in Tan Son Nhat Airport will be closed for airport expansion according to the latest golf course planning by the Department of Planning and Architecture. Tan Son Nhat Airport golf course to shut According to Resolution 795 about golf course development plan to 2020, HCM City will adjust five golf course plans including the golf course and services at Tan Son Nhat Airport. Two golf courses will be adjusted and shutdown. The 160-hectare golf course at Tan Son Nhat Airport with hotel and entertainment complex will be replaced with hangars, cargo terminal and maintenance and repair areas. The golf course at District 2 will be converted into an urban area while three other golf courses will be narrowed down. In 2016, HMC City People's Committee proposed to the Ministry of Planning and Investment to build a golf course in Long Hoa Commune, Can Gio District which will cover 146 hectares. According to the city Department of Planning and Architecture, besides the … [Read more...] about Tan Son Nhat Airport golf course to shut
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Foreign man caught carrying 2.4 kilos of cocaine A 27-year-old Laotian man was found carrying 2.4 kilograms of cocaine at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City, according to the Tan Son Nhat Border Gate Customs Department. The department said it had co-operated with relevant city agencies to detain the man and hand over reports to the HCM City Drug-related Crime Investigation Police Department for prosecution. The department said criminals had gone to great lengths to hide illegal goods, creating challenges for authorities in detecting violations. Canal rupture at hydro plant causes flooding The canal linked to Serepok 4A Hydropower Plant in Dak Lak Province ran into breakage problems yesterday afternoon, submerging dozens of rice paddies and agricultural produce. The breakage measured around 50 meters each side, while Buon Don District authorities were working to draw up the final cost of the damage. A technical representative from subcontractor Serepok 4A, Buon Don … [Read more...] about Foreign man caught carrying 2.4 kilos of cocaine at Tan Son Nhat Airport
VietNamNet Bridge - Up to 229kg of heroin passed through many stages of strict control of the Tan Son Nhat international airport in HCM City to go to Taiwan. This has shocked those within international business aviation. It is guessed that the scanner worth $1.2 million did not work properly at the time the heroin was checked. Taiwanese authorities detect 229kg of heroin on a flight from Vietnam On November 17, the Taiwanese authorities detected and confiscated 229kg of heroin worth $300 million which was hidden in 12 speakers transported from HCM City, on a flight of China Airlines (Taiwan). It is abnormal that such a huge amount of heroin could pass several stages of strict control at Tan Son Nhat Airport. Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has instructed relevant bodies to investigate the case. At present, the investigating agencies have identified the way of this amount of heroin. Accordingly, the heroin originated from China and it was shipped into Vietnam by … [Read more...] about How 229kg of heroin could pass through Tan Son Nhat Airport?
VND2.3 trillion to be invested in upgrading Tan Son Nhat airport A VND2.3 trillion (US$108 million) project is set to begin in November to expand T2 International Terminal of Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City. Minister of Transportation Dinh La Thang has approved the project of the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV), which is scheduled to be completed in three years. Accordingly, three areas of the terminal will be expanded, raising the current 22,000 square metres in use to 115,834 square metres. The improved terminal, which will include 120 check-in desks, 10 jet bridges and 19 gates, will be able to serve about 13 million passengers per year, increasing current capacity by three million. According to ACV Deputy General Director, Ho Minh Tien the expanded areas will enhance the current architecture, especially the curved roof in the shape of a flying bird wing. The current terminal was put into operation in September 2007, aiming to serve 8-10 million … [Read more...] about VND2.3 trillion to be invested in upgrading Tan Son Nhat airport
Vietnam Airlines has inaugurated its new dedicated Premium Lounge for its first class and business class customers at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City. The airline's premium customers booking first and business class tickets for travelling on domestic or international flights will now be able to take advantage of the new lounge. The newly built Premium Lounge is the Airline’s first dedicated hospitality haven in Vietnam. The Airline has designed the new Lotus Lounge at Tan Son Nhat airport along similar lines to that of other international airlines. The new lounge prominently features modern décor aptly characterizing all that the airline stands for. The new Lotus Lounge is spread in an area of 553 square metres, having a capacity for 140 guests. It meets with the four-star standards of SkyTeam Airline Alliance. Guests can look forward to relaxing in its tranquil environment, and availing themselves of the amenities usually provided in … [Read more...] about Vietnam Airlines opens New Lounge at Tan Son Nhat