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National highway continues to collapse into river in Mekong Delta

A 30 m section of National Highway 91 in the Mekong Delta fell into a river Tuesday, three weeks after a bigger collapse.

Workers risk lives every day to cross a highway

Every day, hundreds of workers of the Van Trung Industrial Park cross the Hanoi-Bac Giang Highway illegally, knowing it’s dangerous.

Saigon lays claim to 'rockiest road on the planet'

Nu Dan Cong Street is an obstacle course of mini-craters that residents and commuters have been navigating for years.
August 10, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

National highway section may collapse into Mekong Delta river: officials

A National Highway 91 section is in danger of collapsing into the Hau River, An Giang officials warned Monday.
July 30, 2019 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Downtown toll can reduce traffic congestion losses: HCMC officials

Officials say improved traffic efficiency via toll gates to downtown HCMC can reduce congestion losses by VND245 trillion ($10.6 billion) in 15 years.
July 29, 2019 | 02:22 pm GMT+7

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.
July 26, 2019 | 10:34 am GMT+7

Hanoi plans road toll for downtown areas to reduce congestion

A draft plan prepared by the Hanoi administration will seek to restrict entry downtown areas via automatic toll fees.
July 26, 2019 | 07:52 am GMT+7

HCMC revives delayed downtown underground parking project

HCMC has revived a District 1 underground parking project nine years after its construction was originally scheduled to begin.
July 25, 2019 | 08:05 pm GMT+7

Unauthorized crossings make National Highway 5 stretch very dangerous: officials

Unauthorized crossings locals make by breaking the divider and low road quality are causing fatal accidents on National Highway 5.
July 24, 2019 | 10:23 pm GMT+7

Man loses cousin, brother in successive accidents; another loses his wife

Grief and pain were compounded as survivors recounted the tragedy of losing loved ones in three accidents in Hai Duong Province Tuesday morning.
July 23, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

National highway traffic jam lasts hours after three fatal accidents

Three traffic accidents within two hours on a National Highway 5 section triggered a gridlock 10km long for six hours on Tuesday.
July 23, 2019 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

HCMC plans toll gates for cars to reduce congestion

HCMC Department of Transport wants the city to spend VND250 billion ($10.7 million) to build 34 toll gates for cars entering the city downtown.
July 17, 2019 | 04:01 pm 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

Minister proposes $2 bln additional investment in Mekong Delta infrastructure

The Mekong Delta’s critical infrastructural needs require an additional VND45 trillion ($2 billion) over the next five years, a minister says.
June 18, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Fruit vendor hit by traffic cop’s car, killed

A fruit vendor died in the southern Binh Duong Province Sunday when a car driven by a traffic police officer ran over him on a sidewalk.
June 10, 2019 | 01:26 pm GMT+7
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