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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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
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 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 road. A group of heroin traffickers hired a hotel on Pasteur Road, District 3 in HCM City to pack heroin in 12 speakers. They then took the speakers to the warehouse of the Tan Son Nhat Cargo Service Co.l Ltd in Tan Binh … [Read more...] about How 229kg of heroin could pass through Tan Son Nhat Airport?
The People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City's Tan Binh District has approved a plan to build a 111-hectare golf course in Tan Son Nhat airport, a decision that took the public by surprise. The remaining area will see the construction of a 5-star hotel, restaurants and other building complexes (maximum 12 stories in height) to cater for the needs of leisure guests. A complex of luxurious villas and apartments for rent and high-class schools from kindergarten to secondary are also included. To understand why a luxurious golf course can be built in the middle of the largest airport in Vietnam, Tuoi Tre had a talk with Tran Van Tinh, deputy chairman of the Long Bien Investment Corporation, the project's investor. Thinh told Tuoi Tre that the $300-million project to build a golf course in Tan Son Nhat airport and accompanying services in Tan Binh District was approved by the government in 2007 and is expected to complete by June 2013. "The project not only helps to put this … [Read more...] about Golf course to be built in Tan Son Nhat Airport
Foreign man caught carrying 2.4 kilos of cocaine 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 Hydro Power Joint Stock Company, said that sustained heavy rains over several days had caused water rising levels at Serepok River. Repair efforts to the canal were completed … [Read more...] about Foreign man caught carrying 2.4 kilos of cocaine at Tan Son Nhat Airport