Tag: "railways"

First tracks laid on HCM City metro

First tracks laid on HCM City metro

The first set of rail tracks and sleepers were installed on October 24 on the above-ground stretch of HCM City’s first metro line from Ben Thanh Market to Suoi Tien Theme Park.

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.