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Railway sector strives to compete with airlines

Railway sector strives to compete with airlines

With a small transport market share, the railway sector does not have money to upgrade infrastructure, locomotives and wagons. With poor infrastructure and facilities, it cannot attract many passengers.

Japan-funded project helps protect transport arteries from landslide

Japan-funded project helps protect transport arteries from landslide

The Japan International Cooperation Agency and the Institute of Transport Science and Technology (ITSC) jointly held a conference in Danang on October 11 to review a project to develop landslide risk assessment technology along the transportation arteries in Vietnam.

VRC derailed by low-cost airlines, modern highways?

VRC derailed by low-cost airlines, modern highways?

VOV.VN - After two straight quarters of falling revenue the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VRC) said recently it won’t be amping up hiring or revving up mothballed locomotives anytime soon.

Work starts on Yen Vien railway logistics centre

Work starts on Yen Vien railway logistics centre

The state-owned Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) and the Indo Trans Logistics Corporation (ITL) held a ceremony on November 6 to commence the construction of a railway logistics centre in Yen Vien station in Hanoi.

Lotte E&C keen to invest in Yen Vien – Lao Cai Railway

Lotte E&C keen to invest in Yen Vien – Lao Cai Railway

The Lotte Engineering and Construction ( Lotte E&C) of the Republic of Korea wants to invest in the phase II of the Yen Vien – Lao Cai Railway project under the build-lease-transfer (BLT) model, according to the Ministry of Transport.