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Four injured in train-car collision in Nam Dinh

Four injured in train-car collision in Nam Dinh

VOV.VN - In the early morning of August 1, the 14-carriage train SE7 travelling from Hanoi collided with a 4-seater car in Cat Dang commune, Y Yen district in the northern province of Nam Dinh.

Vientiane – Vung Ang railway needs over US$5 billion

Vientiane – Vung Ang railway needs over US$5 billion

More than US$5 billion is needed to build a railway linking the Lao capital of Vientiane with Vung Ang seaport in Vietnam, according to research conducted under a technical support project for the railway’s feasibility study.

VNR aims to raise modest US$6.2 million from share sale

VNR aims to raise modest US$6.2 million from share sale

The Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) hopes to raise at least 139 billion VND (6.2 million USD) in 2018 from selling its ownership in 15 subsidiary and affiliate companies, reported online newspaper baodautu.vn.

Railway corp. shakes hand with Tan Cang Sai Gon

Railway corp. shakes hand with Tan Cang Sai Gon

The Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) will ink a deal with the ​Saigon Newport Corporation this April to build two inland container depots (ICDs) in southern Binh Duong province and Hanoi.

In photos: Overview of Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban skytrain

In photos: Overview of Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban skytrain

VOV.VN - On February 20: Workers are putting finishing touches to their preparations to lift the first carriage to the elevated railway that passes by La Khe station over Quang Trung Str, Ha Dong district.

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.

Low public awareness blamed for railway traffic accidents

Low public awareness blamed for railway traffic accidents

A large number of level crossings illegally opened by local people along the north-south railway has been identified as one of the main causes for the high number of railway accidents in Vietnam, according to railway management companies.

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.

Vietnam declares emergency after flooding kills 21

Vietnam declares emergency after flooding kills 21

VOV.VN - The government of Vietnam declared a state of emergency on October 15 in the lead up to typhoon Sarika in parts of the nation already hit by torrential rain and floods that have left at least 21 people dead and missing and dozens injured, authorities said.