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Hanoi plans to send old motorbikes to the scrap yard from early 2018

Standards will need to be set to give the city legal grounds to start taking people's motorbikes off the street.

Lawyers challenge Hanoi’s plan to ban motorbikes

'The city seems to be focusing more on imposing a ban than offering a real solution.'

Da Nang posts traffic offenders' license plates on official Facebook page

Police are looking to name and shame people online because it's taking too long to issue tickets.
June 16, 2017 | 02:57 pm GMT+7

4 injured as taxi flips over in Vietnam

The passengers, including two children, were hurt but the injuries were reportedly not critical.
June 16, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Vietnamese gang charged for bribing police to get free passes for overloaded trucks

The gang said they paid off 80 police officers, but none of them admitted to receiving any money.
June 11, 2017 | 10:58 am GMT+7

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.
June 09, 2017 | 07:00 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

Chaos on Hanoi streets as heavy rain, strong winds end heat wave

A downpour on Tuesday caught many unprepared and uprooted several trees after five days of intense heat.
June 06, 2017 | 05:36 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

Saigon bus drives on sidewalk to beat traffic, leaves pedestrians in shock

A viral video captures the moment, showing motorbikes are no longer the only invasive vehicles.
June 03, 2017 | 08:31 am GMT+7

The tragic short life of a 'safe lane' for Hanoi children

The ill-fated traffic safety initiative, launched two months ago, has been met with mixed reaction.
May 25, 2017 | 11:49 am 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

Traffic offenders abandon 10,000 motorbikes at Saigon's impound lots

And they are likely to be sold as scrap metal to free up the space.
May 23, 2017 | 02:07 pm GMT+7

Two-wheeled swimming lessons in Vietnam

How to keep your motorbike alive on flooded streets during the wet season.
May 21, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Choked by traffic, Bangkok revs up to beat air pollution

The number of vehicle has increased quickly every year in the capital city of Thailand, resulting in more sources of emission.
May 18, 2017 | 02:30 pm GMT+7