Tag: "railways"

Discount train tickets on Nha Trang-Hue route

Discount train tickets on Nha Trang-Hue route

The Vietnam Railways (VNR) will drop the cost of tickets by 20 percent on the tourist trains departing from Nha Trang to Hue in the central region and vice versa from May 19 to May 31.

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

The decline of the railway’s popularity in Vietnam is not new: back in 2010, the European Union labelled rail transport as the country’s “least relevant” mode of transport.

AIIB eyes infrastructure development in Vietnam

AIIB eyes infrastructure development in Vietnam

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) wants to invest in infrastructure development, particularly railways, highways and seaports, in Vietnam, said AIIB President Jin Liqun.

North-South railway resumes operation

North-South railway resumes operation

After being temporarily shut down due to landslides in the central province of Quang Binh, local sections of the North-South railway were reopened to traffic on October 17.

HCM City accelerates metro route projects

HCM City accelerates metro route projects

Ho Chi Minh City is speeding up the construction of metro route No.1, Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien, according to the city’s Management Authority for Urban Railways (MAUR).