Japanese investor keen on strategic stake in Vietnam Airlines

Visual from Vietnam Airlines website.

A Japanese investor may be exploring the possibility to become a strategic shareholder in Vietnam’s flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, which made its initial public offer (IPO) last year, according to the government’s Transportation Newspaper (Bao Giao thong) which reported a meeting between the deputy minister of transport Pham Viet Thanh and Vietnam Airlines.

Thanh said, in the report, that the carrier is building a team to initiate talks with potential investors.

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