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Vietnam Airlines, Sun Group partner to offer package holidays

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and property developer Sun Group have agreed to work together to provide customers with new package tours that combine air travel and entertainment and accommodation services.

The two corporations clinched a deal on September 19 to provide the package holidays on the carrier’s network of flight routes and the developer’s luxurious entertainment and lodging facilities.

The packages offer customer a variety of flight options from Vietnam Airlines to destinations where Sun Group’s entertainment and accommodation facilities are located.

The two sides will also partner to hold annual international events in Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City and Quang Ninh and develop these events as sustainable tourism products.

Speaking at the signing ceremony in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, Chairman of Vietnam Airlines Pham Ngoc Minh said the deal is a start for practical and effective cooperation that will benefit both sides, the investment, tourism and trade community and customers.

Sun Group Chairman Dang Minh Truong, for his part, said he believes the deal will not only bring commercial success for the two sides but also help sustainably develop Vietnam’s tourism and air travel services.

Prior to the deal, Vietnam Airlines and Sun Group have been cooperating in operating and providing aviation services at Van Don International Airport in Quang Ninh, developed by Sun Group.

The airport is known as Vietnam’s most modern airport and has been listed in the Airport Performance Measurement Programme (APMP)’s top five airports in terms of quality services.