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Foreigners involved in 500 road accidents a year in Vietnam

Carelessness and lack of knowledge of traffic laws are to blame for traffic violations by foreigners, according to senior police officers.

Speed limit lowered on highway after series of deadly accidents

Traffic authorities have decreased the speed limit on a section of National Highway 5 where seven people were killed in three accidents Tuesday.

Two drivers die in central Vietnam bus-truck collision

A bus collided with a cargo truck head-on in Binh Thuan Province on Wednesday, killing two drivers and injuring several others.
July 17, 2019 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Drink-driving kills. Don’t be a killer

Drink-driving comes at a high price. It is leaving affected families and communities devastated – which outweighs its economic blows. 
May 21, 2019 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

F1 eyes cure for traffic accident ‘disease’ in Vietnam

Formula One chief says the federation will work toward curing the ‘disease’ of traffic accidents in Vietnam.
March 19, 2019 | 06:49 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to install traffic cameras nationwide by 2022

A government resolution announced last week says traffic cameras will be installed nationwide by 2022.
February 28, 2019 | 12:40 pm GMT+7

Container trucks, cars leave motorbike riders insecure in northern Vietnam

Motorbikes are being squeezed into insecurity by container trucks and cars encroaching into their lanes in Hai Phong City.
January 06, 2019 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Kiwi expat in coma after motorbike accident dies

A Kiwi expat succumbed Sunday morning at a Ho Chi Minh City hospital to head injuries sustained in a motorbike accident.
November 26, 2018 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Saigon woman arrested in driving accident that killed 1, injured 5

The Saigon woman whose drunk driving killed one person and injured five, two of them critically, was arrested Wednesday.
October 24, 2018 | 07:28 pm GMT+7

One dead, many injured as Saigon drunk driver crashes car into motorbikes

A BMW car slammed into several motorbikes at an intersection in Saigon Sunday night, killing one person and injuring many others.
October 22, 2018 | 09:52 am GMT+7

Car-train collision kills 2 in central Vietnam

Two persons were killed and two others seriously injured when their car was hit by a train in Nghe An Province Saturday.
August 25, 2018 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

HCMC’s District 1 seizes unattended dogs, fines owners

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1 started capturing dogs they found without owners on Wednesday.
August 16, 2018 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Cambodian prince injured, wife killed in head-on road crash

A taxi carrying several passengers crashed into a convoy carrying the couple and supporters on Sunday morning.
June 17, 2018 | 04:51 pm GMT+7

End of the road for Hanoi’s motorcycle-rickshaws

They are mostly used by disabled war veterans to eke out a living, and provide a useful service, but are deemed a traffic hazard now.
June 13, 2018 | 09:24 am GMT+7

Three killed as series of crashes hit Hanoi highway

Four crashes on Sunday afternoon led to traffic chaos and fatal consequences.
March 19, 2018 | 11:24 am GMT+7
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