VOV.VN - There was no appearance of braking when a tractor trailer sideswiped a tour bus on Wednesday, August 16, on Highway 1A in Binh Dinh Province, killing 5 passengers, police officials said.
Hanoi’s Transport Department and the Hanoi Transport Corporation have proposed to the municipal People’s Committee a pilot programme on using an electronic transportation cards on BRT route 01, connecting Kim Ma and Yen Nghia bus stations.
The Hanoi Transport Department has urged the Hanoi Transport & Services Corporation to complete its plan to soon put into operation the City Tour route by double-decker tourist buses.
A bus assistant in the coastal city of Nha Trang was fired for displaying an improper attitude towards two female Russian tourists after clips recording the incident went viral on Facebook.
The Ministry of Transport has asked seven cities and provinces to halt the operation of double-decker buses, the first of their kind that began their trial runs early this month.
Following Hanoi and Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City has also come up with a roadmap to limit private vehicles in order to ease traffic congestion.
The central coastal city of Da Nang officially launched its open-top double-decker bus tour on July 11.
In co-operation with Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF), the central city of Da Nang officially on June 30 debuted a new public bus route as part of its urban traffic corridor improvement project.
VOV.VN - Hanoi began operating a trial run of double-decker bus service on June 30 at major tourist attractions around the capital city.
The number of bus users in Ho Chi Minh has increased during the first half of this year thanks to the use of new and improved buses as well as the opening of extra routes and services.
Ho Chi Minh City is expected to operate its first-ever river bus route this August to help relieve the increasing traffic pressure on local streets.
Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City are set to begin relocating the Mien Dong (Eastern) Bus Station from the beginning of 2018.
VOV.VN - Local police officials reported that a truck driver was killed when a passenger bus struck his and another vehicle yesterday (June 19) on National Highway 1 in the southern Vietnam coastal resort city of Nha Trang.
Ho Chi Minh City has installed 4,000 surveillance cameras on its public buses that are helping to expose drivers for speeding and rude behavior.
HCM City expects to launch the first river bus route as soon as early July, connecting the Bach Dang Wharf in District 1 with Thu Duc District, according to the municipal Department of Transport.
VOV.VN - One parent was killed and five Vietnamese students critically injured today (June 8) when a bus carrying 38 passengers crashed into a mountainside not off a ravine in the northern region of Vinh Phuc Province.
VOV.VN - A bus ferrying passengers to/from Laos and the north-central province of Nghe An reportedly exploded after breaking down in Laos, according to local provincial authorities informed on the matter.
VOV.VN - A commuter train was quickly evacuated after it caught fire after slamming into a passenger minibus Friday (May 26) at a railroad crossing in the city of Tuy Hoa, according to the Vietnam News Agency.
Transport experts are skeptical, saying that more buses in the exclusive lanes could cause traffic chaos and crashes.
The first-ever electric bus service with four routes allows tourists to explore the downtown and nearby areas on environmentally friendly vehicles.