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Shaky internet connections in Vietnam as new undersea cable breaks

The Asia Pacific Gateway was expected to be more reliable than the notorious Asia-America.

Vietnam’s legislators approve to fast-track multi-billion-dollar airport

The National Assembly has agreed to allow site clearance for Long Thanh Airport to begin at an estimated cost of ...

First half of Vietnam’s north-south expressway to displace 2,100 families

The state budget will have to cough up $573 million to compensate those affected by the new road.
June 07, 2017 | 02:42 pm GMT+7

Five major roads that are driving the future of Hanoi

The following million dollar projects are set to become major arteries when they are all open to traffic at the end of this year.
June 07, 2017 | 09:38 am GMT+7

The abandoned skyscraper of Saigon

From one of the city's most ambitious projects to a notorious eyesore.
June 07, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Trump proposes privatizing US air traffic control

Trump promised the 'really monumental reform' would deliver 'cheaper, faster, and safer travel' as well as an economic boost.
June 06, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Hanoi revives plan to ban motorbikes in uphill battle against congestion

Officials continue to blame five million motorbikes in the capital. 
June 03, 2017 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Hanoi’s first sky train track found in rusty disrepair a year before launch

This is the latest blow to the project which has already been delayed by nearly five years.
May 29, 2017 | 04:30 pm GMT+7

Vietnam breaks boundaries with Southeast Asia's longest cross-sea bridge

The $523 million bridge in the port city of Hai Phong, a new symbol of construction, is almost ready for its grand opening. 
May 27, 2017 | 02:59 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's government approves plan for $13.8 bln north-south expressway

The first stretch of the road will connect Hanoi with Hue by 2022.
May 26, 2017 | 03:43 pm GMT+7

HCMC looks to Japanese fund for extension to first metro line

The city needs around $100 million to connect the still unfinished line to outlying industrial centers.
May 24, 2017 | 03:25 pm GMT+7

Capital connection: The 7 bridges of Hanoi

Spanning the history of the seven gateways that have shaped Hanoi into the cultural, political and economic heart of northern Vietnam today.
May 19, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese mega-cities scouring for mega-funding on infrastructure drive

Hanoi and Saigon are in need of billions to keep up with economic growth.
May 16, 2017 | 03:41 pm GMT+7

Hanoi's water supply forecast to run dry during hot summer

Officials say the current system is likely to spring a leak as temperatures and demand rise over the summer.
May 16, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam seeks $300 mln loan from China to fund border expressway

The entire expressway, expected to facilitate cargo transport in the north of the country, would cost around $2 billion.
May 11, 2017 | 03:23 pm GMT+7