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Ride-hailing firm Grab denies allegations of multi-million dollar tax evasion in Vietnam

Rival taxi companies that are losing out to Grab claim it is shifting money into overseas accounts to foil detection.

Uber threatens to leave Quebec over new ride-sharing rules

'We are going to have to cease our operations in Quebec on October 14.'

Vietnam offers super cheap train tickets through Christmas holiday

Tickets of up to $4.40 will be available for travel on all routes until December 27.
September 23, 2017 | 11:38 am GMT+7

No country for walking men

With some of the world's most cluttered sidewalks and reluctant pedestrians, getting around Saigon by foot can be a drag.
September 17, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Saigon’s second metro line held up by seven-year delay

Under the new schedule, the city may have to wait another decade before the line is up and running.
September 13, 2017 | 10:24 am GMT+7

Vietnam adds cameras, brake valves following series of train derailments

Speedy drivers and poor infrastructure were blamed for a number of incidents last month.
September 09, 2017 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

Toll station trouble prompts operator to request police probe in northern Vietnam

Drivers are paying with stacks of small change to cause traffic to back up in protest of high fees and a dangerous road.
September 07, 2017 | 10:48 am GMT+7

Taking on the world on two wheels

Swap four wheels for two and experience a new way of life.
August 31, 2017 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, deep-rooted vested interests threaten to derail corruption crackdown

Vietnam's top leadership has admitted that interest groups have exerted their surging influence on the policymaking process.
August 21, 2017 | 09:22 am GMT+7

Take the tunnel under treacherous mountain pass in Vietnam

The $740 million project is expected to reduce travel times by 40 minutes.
August 20, 2017 | 08:18 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's transport ministry slammed for handpicking investors for projects that shortchange the public

Inspectors are questioning why there was only one bidder for each multi-million dollar job.
August 18, 2017 | 07:15 pm GMT+7

Angry drivers jam up highway toll station by paying with bottles of change in Vietnam

Drivers say they already pay multiple tolls along the highway, and the new station has been set up in the wrong place.
August 07, 2017 | 11:20 am GMT+7

Saigon’s river bus service in the making

Construction is moving fast at the two main terminals so the city can launch the service in early August.
July 31, 2017 | 11:35 am GMT+7

Vietnam's top taxi firm cries foul at Grab, Uber again after 8,000 drivers quit

Such finger-pointing has, however, received little empathy from the pulic, who seem happier with a more cost-effective, reliable service.
July 21, 2017 | 09:42 pm GMT+7

Hanoi versus the motorbike: A city fights a lifestyle

The decision to ban motorcycles seems destined to fail before taking effect in 2030. 
July 07, 2017 | 12:01 pm GMT+7