Vietjet commended as “Pioneering Airline” at The Guide Awards 2018

The budget carrier Vietjet has been hounoured as a “Pioneering Airline” at the 19th Festival of the National Tourism Industry – “The Guide Awards 2018”, in recognition of its outstanding contribution to the development of Vietnamese tourism.

Vietjet’s Vice President Do Xuan Quang receives the awards
Vietjet’s Vice President Do Xuan Quang receives the awards

The event was hosted by The Guide magazine, a publication of Vietnam Economic Times group. This year’s Guide Awards, entitled “Digital transformation in tourism development”, highlights the importance of applying and investing in digital technology to encourage a creative and entrepreneurial environment within the tourism industry in order to improve the quality and competitive ability of Vietnamese tourism.

Vietjet, as a new age carrier focusing on becoming a “Global Consumer Airline”, keeps investing and applying new technologies in all of its activities including trade, services, safety, flight operation, engineering management and others.

“Vietjet has been cooperating with the most innovative technology solution providers to develop e-commerce, cloud infrastructure and IT applications to improve its service, operation and management quality,” Vietjet’s Vice President Do Xuan Quang said.

“Vietjet is the pioneering airline in Vietnam to use automatic check-in kiosks at airports. It is a modern technology that is used effectively worldwide, which helps to improve control and save time for passengers. As a new age carrier, Vietjet has continuously invested in modern technology, maximized the benefits of e-commerce, and promoted convenient online booking & shopping. Vietjet’s website was voted as one of the leading e-commerce platform in Vietnam,”Quang added.

“The Guide Awards” is an annual event held by The Guide magazine, Vietnam Economic Times Group, since 1999 with the aim of hailing enterprises and organisations which have performed efficiently and made considerable contributions to the development of Vietnamese tourism.