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Saigon metro lines see completion dates pushed back, again

HCMC's first two metro routes will be delayed yet again, a recent progress evaluation report submitted by the city transport department indicates.

Tech firms propose bicycle sharing plan for Saigon

A bicycle sharing scheme proposed by three tech firms for downtown Saigon could help short-distance commuters, a transport official says.

Bus subsidies cost HCMC $21 mln

HCMC has provided subsidies of VND494 billion ($21.3 million) to operate public buses in the first eight months of the year.
August 05, 2019 | 10:58 am GMT+7

Da Nang to trial public bike service to combat traffic jams

Da Nang City in central Vietnam plans to pilot a public bicycle service with hundreds of bikes installed on downtown streets to combat traffic jams.
June 26, 2019 | 08:10 am GMT+7

Hanoi begins wifi-equipped bus service to airport

Hanoi will start a new bus service from Ha Dong District to Noi Bai International Airport this Saturday, the Hanoi Transport Company announced.
June 07, 2019 | 08:41 am GMT+7

Inexperienced Chinese contractor responsible for Hanoi metro delays

The long operational delays and ballooning budget in Hanoi’s metro project have been caused by an inexperienced Chinese contractor.
June 05, 2019 | 03:05 pm GMT+7

HCMC buses losing passengers to ride-hailing services

Public buses in Ho Chi Minh City are getting fewer passengers due to increasing competition from ride-hailing services, according to city officials.
May 15, 2019 | 12:07 pm GMT+7

Hanoi yet to identify streets for motorbike ban, needs more study: chairman

Hanoi has not made a final decision about the streets from which motorbikes will be banned, its leader has said.
April 10, 2019 | 03:27 pm GMT+7

Hanoi to limit new motorbike registration from 2020

Hanoi is considering limiting the registration of new motorbikes in the downtown area from next year to reduce traffic jams.
March 20, 2019 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

Chinese contractor of Hanoi metro line wants official launch in April

The Chinese company building the long-delayed Cat Linh-Ha Dong metro line in Hanoi wants it to begin commercial operations in April.
February 15, 2019 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Traffic activism: bikes block bus encroaching opposite lane in Hanoi

Several motorbike drivers refused to budge as a bus encroached the opposite lane in downtown Hanoi, a video shows.
January 20, 2019 | 08:08 am GMT+7

Hanoi takes steps to improve air quality

Hanoi is actively tackling its air pollution problem, banning scooters and motorcycles by 2030, and also investing heavily in public transport.
October 19, 2018 | 04:45 pm GMT+7

Hanoi rejects cable car line over Red River

Vietnam’s capital city has said no to a cable car across the Red River, saying such forms of transportation are not a priority.
July 20, 2018 | 11:22 am GMT+7

French firm proposes cable cars to tackle Hanoi's traffic congestion

The proposed line would be up to 330 feet above ground and run over three miles across the Red River.
July 01, 2018 | 08:24 am GMT+7

Vietnam PM pushes work on long-delayed metro lines in Saigon

The city's first two metro line are far behind schedule and suffer from lack of funding.
April 14, 2018 | 09:08 am GMT+7
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