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Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations

Roads in flood-hit provinces resume operations

Many important national highways and provincial roads across several northern provinces have been repaired and are now resuming operations after the localities were seriously hit by flash floods and landslides several days ago.

Floods kill one in Thua Thien-Hue Province

Floods kill one in Thua Thien-Hue Province

VOV.VN - Torrential rains over the last two days have caused serious flooding in Thua Thien-Hue Province and, as a result, many parts of roads in lowland areas are inundated and isolated.

New plan aims to reduce poverty by 1-1.5 percent each year

New plan aims to reduce poverty by 1-1.5 percent each year

The Prime Minister has approved the National Target Programme on Sustainable Poverty Reduction in 2016-2020, which aims to cut the rate of poverty among households nationwide by 1- 1.5 percent each year based on the multi-dimensional poverty criteria.

Hanoi seeks prompt solutions to congestion

Hanoi seeks prompt solutions to congestion

Limiting personal transport means is suggested an urgent solution for Hanoi to tackling congestion, which is mainly caused by the mismatch between the poor infrastructure and the boom of individual vehicles.

OPEC fund builds roads in Quang Nam

Construction started on two roads in Phu Ninh district, central Quang Nam province, on March 20 under a project funded by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

Transport minister defends controversial new fees

Transport minister defends controversial new fees

Transport Minister Dinh La Thang has confirmed that his ministry’s proposal concerning new fees on personal vehicles is based on a National Assembly resolution and will benefit the entire people.

Vietnam attends international conference on transport

Vietnam attends international conference on transport

A delegation of the Vietnamese Transport Ministry attended the Ministerial Conference on Transport held in Bangkok from March 12-16, with participants coming from member countries of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.