Ha Noi-Manila air route to open in April

31/01/2019

VGP - Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ha Noi Nguyen Duc Chung in Ha Noi on January 30 received Vice President for Sales of PAL Ryan T Uy.

 

At the reception, Ryan T Uy said that PAL is expanding its operation scale with a 98-aircraft fleet, which is a chance to promote the image of Ha Noi to other places around the world.

In turn, Chung said the Philippines Airlines (PAL) direct route linking Ha Noi and Manila, scheduled to be launched on April 1, will help enhance ties between Viet Nam and the Philippines.

He said that the launch of the route will boost bilateral trade, tourism and cultural exchange and help Ha Noi develop its tourism and trade.

Briefing the guest on the city’s situation, he said hosting Formula One (F1) racing from 2020 will be a chance to attract more tourists from the Philippines.

Mr. Chung also affirmed that the city will work with agencies and representatives of the Philippines Airlines to facilitate the carrier’s operation in Ha Noi./. 

By Vien Nhu