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Few passengers, mounting losses, but Vietnam train route remains on track

Despite annual losses of VND1 billion ($43,000), the Hanoi-Ha Long train runs daily, preventing rail damage and serving small businesses.

China seeks to boost trade ties with Vietnam

The chairman of China’s legislature has told his Vietnamese counterpart that the two countries need to enhance economic cooperation.

Train crashes into taxi in central Vietnam, killing two

Two taxi passengers were killed when their car was hit by a train at a level crossing in Quang Ngai Province on Tuesday afternoon.
July 09, 2019 | 09:28 pm GMT+7

A ghost train to return to life in central Vietnam

A historic railway line built by the French will be revived and pressed into service again in central Vietnam.
October 10, 2018 | 04:03 pm GMT+7

On the beaten track: Railway guards in Vietnam

Irate commuters, trains running off schedule and being in the first line of fire when accidents happen are part of their job.
June 13, 2018 | 02:59 pm GMT+7

Planned railway set to steam through Vietnam’s north and link up with China

The new line is expected to boost trade and economic development in the region.
April 06, 2018 | 04:32 pm GMT+7

Choo-choo! Saigon Station to undergo half-a-million dollar makeover

A green terrace, cafes and bistros will help restore the country’s largest railway hub to its former glory.
February 28, 2018 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

Vietnam rehashes plan for ambitious high-speed railway

The transport ministry is trying to revive a plan to build a high-speed rail link.
September 13, 2016 | 10:52 am GMT+7
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