"The flight is an exceptional repatriation effort to bring back Vietnamese stranded abroad after the suspension of international flight to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic," the budget carrier said in a statement.
Representatives of Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air and Bamboo Airways said foreign markets accounted for nearly half of their revenue and they wanted to open these routes soon.
No new cases of COVID-19 were reported on Thursday evening, thus Việt Nam hasn't seen any new cases in the community for the past 35 days, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Health.
Việt Nam will temporarily halt the consideration of new airlines until the aviation market has recovered from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Minister of Transport Nguyễn Văn Thể.
The 19 covered warrant items were issued by SSI Securities (SSI), VPS Securities (VPS), HCM City Securities (HSC) and MB Securities (MBS).