Tag: "congestion"

Int’l conference talks safe, green, integrated transport

Int’l conference talks safe, green, integrated transport

The 12th International Conference of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS), themed “Vision and Action Programme for Safe, Green and Integrated Transport”, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on September 18.

HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads

HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads

Ho Chi Minh City will not grant licences to high-rise construction projects on roads and in areas where planned infrastructure projects have not been completed in an effort to relieve congestions.

Projects to ease traffic congestion around Tan Son Nhat airport

Projects to ease traffic congestion around Tan Son Nhat airport

Traffic congestions around Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City has persisted for a long time. However, the busiest airport in the country may see much-needed improvements with three proposed projects costing a total of VND15 trillion (US$660 million).

HCM City aims to reduce seaport traffic jams

HCM City aims to reduce seaport traffic jams

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has asked the Department of Transport to seek measures to tackle traffic jams at 37 traffic-congestion hotspots across the city, including those at seaports.

Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes

Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes

In a move to relieve traffic pressure and environment pollution, Hanoi is considering banning motorbikes entirely by 2030, as well as other measures like fee collection in rush hours and stricter regulations on app-based ride hailing services.