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'Bridge of Death' stands between Vietnamese village and outside world

At least five people have died trying to make it over this floating river crossing in Thanh Hoa Province.

Saigon suspends dangerous overpass construction near airport traffic hotspot

Inspectors said they 'could not overlook the serious safety violation', effectively meaning traffic woes are here ...

Wading into the battle to make Saigon rainproof

Take a look at how the city is trying to stop its streets from turning into rivers.
August 13, 2017 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

Not so fast: Why construction of Hanoi rail line has slowed to an expensive delay

The line was supposed to be up and running this year, but not even half of it has been finished.
July 29, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Saigon forced to dig deep after Vietnam gov't fails to pay for new metro line

Red tape has continued to stall the completion of the city's first metro line.
July 28, 2017 | 04:06 pm GMT+7

Take off from Saigon traffic on the city's flying curves

The megacity has spent tens of millions of dollars building overpasses to ease congestion.
July 18, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

It’s official: Hanoi steamrolls motorbike ban bill through

Cars will also be restricted, but not subject to a blanket ban.
July 04, 2017 | 11:48 am GMT+7

Traffic takes off on new overpasses to Saigon airport

At least that’s how it looked on the first day...
July 03, 2017 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

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.
June 21, 2017 | 02:57 pm GMT+7

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 $1 billion.
June 19, 2017 | 06:02 pm GMT+7

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