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Helicopters to fly passengers from downtown Saigon to Tan Son Nhat airport

Beat chronic traffic congestion all the way to the airport, if you have the money.

Three months in, Hanoi rapid bus system set to stay

The city has banked on the new public transport service to clear clogged streets.

HCMC proposes $44 mln tunnel to ease congestion at eastern gateway

Nearly 4,200 new cars and 9,000 new motorbikes are registered in the city every month.
March 08, 2017 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City revs up to clear traffic hotspots

Clogged streets and tailbacks have forced the city to get tough on traffic this year.
February 26, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Think you’ve got it bad in Vietnam? Here’re the 5 countries with the worst traffic

The new ‘global’ study by INRIX somehow does not gather data from Vietnam.
February 22, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Saigon announces first river bus services to ease road congestion

City officials believe it's time to make better use of the network of waterways to reduce pressure on congested streets.
February 17, 2017 | 10:21 am GMT+7

Saigon seeks to ease congestion near airport with overpasses

Construction of two new overpasses worth $33 million should be completed within six months, officials say.
February 08, 2017 | 08:03 pm GMT+7

Peaceful Da Lat gets congested as Vietnam's Tet holiday ends

Tens of thousands have come to spend their first days of the lunar year here. 
February 01, 2017 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

Saigon streets jammed as migrants rush home for Tet

A road in Ho Chi Minh City experienced a seven-kilometer long traffic jam.
January 22, 2017 | 10:27 pm GMT+7

Vietnam puts $860-million upgrade plan at Saigon airport on the runway

The plan will allow Tan Son Nhat to handle 45 million passengers annually.
January 20, 2017 | 10:05 pm GMT+7

Who you gonna call? Vietnam's traffic vigilantes

When police are nowhere to be found, the unmasked hero is there on hand.
January 20, 2017 | 05:34 pm GMT+7

Congestion: Hanoi vs. Ho Chi Minh City

We all know Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are seriously jammed. But where are you more likely to get seriously stuck?
January 20, 2017 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Can cable cars solve traffic headache for Saigon airport?

A company told the city officials its ‘subway in the sky’ idea is a cheap solution.
January 14, 2017 | 01:29 pm GMT+7

Hanoi offers $200,000 prize to solve worsening traffic jams

The capital seeks public opinions to unblock the gridlock as the city cannot keep up with the rapidly growing number of personal vehicles.
January 12, 2017 | 10:09 pm GMT+7

Roadwork brings Saigon to standstill

Construction barriers have added insult to injury in a city already plagued by gridlock.
December 22, 2016 | 05:57 pm GMT+7