The move is expected to promote connectivity and tourism
Vietnam has expressed interest in operating flights with Bangladesh to kick-start tourism between the two countries.
Vietnam wants to establish air connectivity with Bangladesh to facilitate the travel between the two countries, said Vietnam's Ambassador to Bangladesh Pham Viet Chien on Tuesday.
The ambassador expressed his government's interest during a meeting with State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mahbub Ali at Bangladesh Secretariat in Dhaka.
The envoy said Vietnam is interested in operating direct flights on the Hanoi-Dhaka-Hanoi route to boost tourism and the aviation sector, and also promote a relationship among the people of the two countries.
Echoing his statement, Mahbub Ali said that once there are direct flights between Bangladesh and Vietnam, business and tourism will boost, as well as the connection among the people.