Nearly 3,000 disadvantaged workers to be offered free transport to return home for Tet celebration

Nearly 2,700 free-of-charge train and air tickets will be presented to disadvantaged workers in difficult circumstances in southern provinces by the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to return home for Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) celebration.
Workers return home for Tet celebration - Photo for illustration (Source:
Workers return home for Tet celebration - Photo for illustration (Source:

Accordingly, three flights will be arranged to carry more than 670 labourers working in southern provinces and cities to their hometowns in the North.

The flights will depart from Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City and will land at Vinh Airport in Nghe An, Tho Xuan Airport in Thanh Hoa, Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi and Cat Bi Airport in Hai Phong on February 6-8, 2024 and return to the South on February 13-17 , 2024.

In addition, some 2,000 workers will be given free train tickets to return home in the North on trains running on February 4-7, and return to the South on February 13-17, 2024.

The organization of these activities aims to create favourable conditions for trade union members and workers to reunite with their families on the upcoming Tet festival and go back to work in a smooth and safe manner.

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(Source: CPV)