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Motorbikes still the vehicle of choice in Vietnam

Sales rose for the fourth straight year as 3.39 million new motorbikes were bought in Vietnam last year.

Where motorbikes double as trucks

You might have heard about Vietnam as the land of two-wheelers, but do you know what drivers here actually carry ...

Four injured in Saigon as car mows down motorbikes

At least four people were injured in Saigon Wednesday night when a car hit a motorbike before reversing and hitting four others.
December 06, 2018 | 11:34 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s ubiquitous motorbikes, seen from above

A photo collection offers a glimpse into the often chaotic traffic in Hanoi.
December 05, 2018 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Honda raises forecasts on solid motorbike sales

Japan's Honda Motor said Tuesday it was raising annual forecasts after first-half profits rose over 19 percent on motorcycles sales in Asia.
October 31, 2018 | 10:10 am GMT+7

Experts fear foreign rivals too strong for Vietnam ride-hailing firms

Vietnamese ride-hailing services are struggling to compete with foreign firms Grab and Go-Viet due to a lack of resources.
September 25, 2018 | 03:21 pm GMT+7

A Qiq fix: e-vehicles to ease Vietnam's traffic woes

A Singaporean start-up will deliver e-scooters and other personal mobility devices to help Vietnamese cities resolve their traffic problems.
September 08, 2018 | 10:34 am GMT+7

Motorbike rescuers hit Hanoi streets at all odd hours

Kindhearted volunteers form a rapid response team to help stranded motorcyclists in the capital city late into the night.
August 20, 2018 | 02:41 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's motorbike market bucks saturation forecasts

The motorbike market in Vietnam is growing steadily, proving saturation forecasters wrong, industry insiders say.
July 28, 2018 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Google Maps launches motorcycle mode in Vietnam

Web mapping service Google Maps has released a motorcycle mode for Vietnam and other Asian countries, including Singapore and Thailand.
July 24, 2018 | 11:34 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s top taxi firm wheels out motorbike service in the race against Uber, Grab

For months, Mai Linh has been blaming the foreign ride-hailing firms for falling revenue.
November 21, 2017 | 10:39 am GMT+7

From Saigon to Paris: A Vietnamese backpacker's motorbike adventure

He reached the French capital by crossing through 23 countries in just 150 days.
October 31, 2017 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese man choked to death by raincoat caught in motorbike wheel

He appears to have lost control of the bike in heavy rain and crashed on a quiet road where there was no-one to help him.
July 17, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Hanoi withdraws proposal to recall old motorbikes by 2018

Public criticism has forced the capital to revise the plan to send old motorbikes to the scrap yard.
July 01, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

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.
June 22, 2017 | 10:48 am GMT+7
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