Tags: traffic jams

Hanoi permitted to collect fees in congested areas

Hanoi permitted to collect fees in congested areas

The Government has approved Hanoi’s proposal to charge private vehicles that enter congested areas across the city as part of its efforts to reduce traffic jams and environmental pollution.

Hanoi seeks ways out of traffic jams

Hanoi seeks ways out of traffic jams

Traffic jam continue to be a big issue for Hanoi despite heavy investment in transport infrastructure in the city. The problem was the focus of a workshop held in Hanoi on October 24.

Taxi associations request temporary policy to hamper Uber and Grab

Taxi associations request temporary policy to hamper Uber and Grab

While local authorities plan to build a new decree on business and conditions for transportation business by automobile, Vietnamese taxi associations request a temporary policy to tighten the operations of Uber and Grab to replace the existing Decision No.24/QD-BGTVT on the pilot schemes for ride-hailing services.

More, wider roads to ease traffic around HCMC airport

More, wider roads to ease traffic around HCMC airport

The Ministry of Defence has agreed to hand over land to HCM City authorities for construction of a flyover near Tan Son Nhat International Airport to prevent the constant traffic jams that occur there.

HCM City aims to reduce seaport traffic jams

HCM City aims to reduce seaport traffic jams

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has asked the Department of Transport to seek measures to tackle traffic jams at 37 traffic-congestion hotspots across the city, including those at seaports.

Sales of Tet items boom in HCM City

Sales of Tet items boom in HCM City

People are flocking to streets and shops in HCM City to shop for Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, and sellers say sales are booming.

New Year travel chaos hit the nation

New Year travel chaos hit the nation

Most bus tickets in the central city of Danang for peak days during the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year), which begins on January 26, have been sold out. This has forced some people into trying alternative ways of getting home.