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Con Dao plans to welcome tourists back from October 15

Authorities in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province will allow Six Sense Con Dao Resort on Con Dao island to welcome fully vaccinated travellers from October 15.

The provincial authorities asked the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to resume flights to/from Con Dao, as part of a plan to revive the economy.

Earlier, the provincial People’s Committee agreed to resume domestic flights to/from Con Dao Airport to serve the travelling of residents and tourists.

As of October 6, 16 out of 20 localities have responded to CAAV’s plan on gradually resuming domestic flights with 13 back the plan and three did not agree.

HCM City and the provinces of Dien Bien, Khanh Hoa, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Thanh Hoa, Phu Quoc (Kien Giang Province), Dak Lak, Nghe An, Thua Thien-Hue,  Ca Mau, Lam Dong and Ba Ria-Vung Tau have said “yes” to resuming domestic flights.

The People's Committee of Lam Dong said it basically agreed with the resumption of flights between the province and Hanoi, Hai Phong, Nghe An, Thanh Hoa, Thua Thien-Hue and Da Nang. However, the provincial authorities did not agree to reopen flights from/to HCM City and Can Tho city./.