The southeastern province of Binh Phuoc is seeking the construction of a highway from its Chon Thanh district to HCM City and a rail link from the district to Cai Mep-Thi Vai deep-water port in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province to facilitate goods transportation and attract investors.
VOV.VN - The first ten months of this year saw 14,845 traffic accidents across the nation with 6,674 deaths, 4,100 injuries and 7,449 slight injuries, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
The construction of Hoang Cau-Voi Phuc Road, which is to be “the most expensive road on the planet,” will be kicked off in the fourth quarter of this year.
A recent audit on road maintenance funds conducted by the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) has revealed loopholes in their collection and expenditure, raising questions over the transparency of the fund’s management.
Costs of repairing roads damaged by floods and storms in the first seven months of 2017 had amounted to almost VND244 billion (US$10.7 million) by the end of July, the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam reported on August 3.
The mayor of Hanoi has sought to defend a controversial plan to axe 1,300 African mahogany trees along Pham Van Dong Street at a meeting between a parliamentary delegation and constituents in Hoan Kiem District.
Serious subsidence has caused a major route leading to the east entrance of Ho Chi Minh City to become ‘wavy,’ endangering vehicles traveling on the road.
VOV.VN - Acclaimed actress Truong Ngoc Anh recently travelled to the remote village of Tan Phong in Tien Giang Province to deliver money she raised for bridge and road projects to benefit residents.
The capital is limiting cars to parking on only one side of the road to tackle worsening congestion.
VOV.VN - The northern mountainous province attracts tourists to its cool climate and pristine natural landscape.
One person is killed every hour by accidents on Vietnam's roads at present.
VOV.VN - Ninety three traffic accidents were reported throughout the country in the three New Year holidays, resulted in 79 deaths and 54 injuries, according to National Traffic Safety Committee statistics.
The HCM City People’s Committee has sought the Government’s approval to build a new road running parallel to its suburban National Highway No 50.
A grand requiem for traffic accident victims was held at Trinh Pagoda in the Yen Tu national relic site, northern Quang Ninh province, on November 13 with a view to easing the bereaved families’ pains of losing their relatives.
The southern province of Binh Thuan has decided to launch a project to upgrade a road linking its capital city of Phan Thiet to Ham Tien-Mui Ne area at a cost of VND286 billion (US$12.8 million), aiming to boost its tourism.
HCM City will focus on easing traffic jams in the two worst affected areas before year-end - roads leading to Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Cat Lai Port - an official has said.
Policies on the management and provision of radio and television services, conditions on setting up representative offices, and regulations on speed limits on national roads are among those that will take effect in March.
Construction on a road linking Can Tho and Kien Giang province in the Mekong Delta region began on January 17 in the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
(VOV) -Moc Chau plateau, located about 200 km west of Hanoi is one of Vietnam’s most attractive tourist destinations.
(VOV) -Quang Nam province has allocated US$650,000 to upgrade the local infrastructure as part of its implementation of a national new rural development program.