Tags: traffic congestion

Heavy downpours, landslides ravage Lai Chau province

Heavy downpours, landslides ravage Lai Chau province

VOV.VN - Wide-reaching torrential rain hit the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau between June 25 and June 26, causing severe landslides to hit a number of traffic routes and posing a high risk of flash floods throughout the locality.

Heavy rain eases air pollution in Hanoi

Heavy rain eases air pollution in Hanoi

VOV.VN - A deluge of rain hit Hanoi late on May 13, causing plenty of disorder for commuters whilst also serving to reduce the amount of air pollution in the capital’s atmosphere.

Traffic accidents claim 14 lives on April 30

Traffic accidents claim 14 lives on April 30

VOV.VN - At least 14 people were killed and 12 were injured in 26 traffic accidents in Vietnam on April 30, the first day of the long public holidays, according traffic police.

Daytime cargo transport ban: pros and cons

Daytime cargo transport ban: pros and cons

The Ho Chi Minh City administration is scrutinizing a plan to shift goods transport from the daytime to the nighttime to ease traffic congestion in the city center.

HCMC to inspect motorbike emissions

HCMC to inspect motorbike emissions

HCMC plans to examine emissions from motorcycles on a trial basis this month as part of a broader plan to remove aging vehicles from the road to reduce air pollution in the city, reported Thanh Nien newspaper.

AI drives urban management future

AI drives urban management future

The fast growth of Vietnam’s economy has seen an increase of the urban population, posing significant challenges to the country’s major cities, particularly in terms of transport and urban planning management.

Khanh Hoa welcomes over 5.6 million visitors in nine months

Khanh Hoa welcomes over 5.6 million visitors in nine months

VOV.VN - Tourists to the south-central province of Khanh Hoa have surged by over 116 per cent in comparison to the same period last year with more than 5.6 million visitors arriving between the beginning of the year and the end of September, according to the Khanh Hoa Department of Tourism.

Fewer road crashes but more traffic jams in H1

Fewer road crashes but more traffic jams in H1

Vietnam saw a decline in road accidents in the first half of 2019 while the number of prolonged traffic congestion was on a rise, according to the latest report of the National Committee for Road Safety.

HCM City to deploy 70 traffic projects in 2019

HCM City to deploy 70 traffic projects in 2019

The Department of Transportation of Ho Chi Minh City plans to deploy 70 traffic projects in 2019, in order to boost the implementation of programmes to reduce traffic congestion and accidents in the city.