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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.

Vietnam's motorbike ban imprudent, bound to fail

A ban on motorbikes in Vietnam would be an abandoning of common sense and a low blow against economically weaker sections.

Truck driver fined for going wrong way on Saigon expressway

A truck driver was fined VND7.5 million ($322) after he was captured on camera running against the emergency lane on an expressway in HCMC.
March 20, 2019 | 02:57 pm GMT+7

Planes grounded after deadly Ethiopia crash

Safety doubts over Boeing's best-selling 737 MAX 8 drove several carriers to ground the aircraft Monday after a new jet crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 people on board.
March 12, 2019 | 08:35 am GMT+7

​Hanoi metro fares initially capped at 65 US cents

The maximum fare on Hanoi’s first metro line will be VND15,000 (65 cents), city authorities said in a draft proposal.
March 04, 2019 | 11:04 am GMT+7

Vietnam to close 170km Hanoi-China highway segment on Saturday

All vehicles will be banned on a 170km (106 miles) segment of National Highway 1 from Hanoi to China border Saturday.
March 01, 2019 | 02:04 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

Hanoi blocks streets, restricts vehicles for Trump-Kim summit

Hanoi has banned or restricted the movement of certain vehicles on streets from Tuesday to Saturday this week for the Trump-Kim summit.
February 26, 2019 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Rocky road: Police apprehend stone pelters on Vietnam expressway

Vietnamese police Friday caught three teenagers red-handed throwing rocks at vehicles on the Ha Long – Hai Phong Expressway.
February 24, 2019 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Kim Jong-un boards train to Hanoi for second Trump summit: TASS

Kim Jong-un has boarded an armored train to Hanoi for his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump on February 27 and 28, TASS reported Saturday.
February 23, 2019 | 09:45 pm GMT+7

117-year-old plant continues to make train cars

The Di An workshop in southern Vietnam was built by the French to serve the Indochina railroad.
February 08, 2019 | 02:01 pm GMT+7

A nouveau riche northern village is a picture of opulence

A village in Nam Dinh has struck gold with ships, enjoying a per capita income 2.5 times higher than Hanoi.
January 28, 2019 | 10:56 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

Vietnam to open first direct flights to Israel

Vietnam could have its first direct flights to Israel starting next September, Walla reported Thursday.
December 03, 2018 | 07:49 am 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
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