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Local car maker to export to ASEAN, US

Local car maker to export to ASEAN, US

The Truong Hai Automobile Company (Thaco) plans to export locally manufactured buses, cars and semi-trailers as well as spare parts and accessories to the US, Canada, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines worth 60 million USD in 2019.

HCM City’s buses flout safety laws: authorities

HCM City’s buses flout safety laws: authorities

Carrying more passengers and cargo than permitted and lack of fire safety equipment including extinguishers were the most common violations committed by inter-provincial public transport buses, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport reported following inspections.

Hanoi adds 15 new buses

Hanoi adds 15 new buses

Fifteen new high-quality buses with capacity of 60 seats each were put into operation on two routes in Hanoi from June 1.

Hanoi justifies reports of expensive-as-gold rapid buses

Hanoi justifies reports of expensive-as-gold rapid buses

Hanoi’s bus rapid transit (BRT) developer has addressed reports that the system’s buses cost more than they should, arguing that the allegations were made without a clear understanding of the project’s procurement contract.

HCM City improves bus services

HCM City improves bus services

The municipal authority of Ho Chi Minh City has taken measures to improve the city’s public passenger transportation, aiming to increase the number of bus passengers by 5% this year.

Congestion makes Hanoi buses unpopular choice

Congestion makes Hanoi buses unpopular choice

Public buses services in Hanoi, once very popular, have been losing around 150,000 passengers every day this year as many people have become unhappy with traffic jams.

Automobile imports on the rise

Automobile imports on the rise

More than 56,000 completely built units (CBUs) of automobiles were imported during the first half of this year, an increase of 30,000 units over the same period last year.

HCM City to put surveillance cameras in buses

HCM City to put surveillance cameras in buses

Ho Chi Minh City plans to install surveillance cameras to prevent sexual harassment and theft on buses, according to the city's Public Transport Management and Operations Centre.

Swedes to raise presence

Swedes to raise presence

Scores of Swedish enterprises will come to Vietnam this year in the hunt for investment and business opportunities.

Ban on import of used vehicles issued

Ban on import of used vehicles issued

(VOV) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued a decree banning the importation of used cars, carriers, special purpose vehicles and ambulances over five years old effective from February 20.