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Hanoi plans to pilot bus e-cards

Hanoi plans to pilot bus e-cards

Hanoi’s Transport Department and the Hanoi Transport Corporation have proposed to the municipal People’s Committee a pilot programme on using an electronic transportation cards on BRT route 01, connecting Kim Ma and Yen Nghia bus stations.

More pedestrian-only streets coming in Hanoi

More pedestrian-only streets coming in Hanoi

Hanoi authorities are drawing up plans to set aside additional streets for pedestrians only to “lessen public dependency” on private vehicles, especially motorbikes, said Vu Van Vien, head of the municipal department of transportation.

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.

Hanoi wants to reduce buses during rush hours

Hanoi wants to reduce buses during rush hours

In its latest attempt to solve traffic congestion which has been obviously worsening over the years, Hanoi's transport authority now plans to reduce the number of bus services during rush hours.

Hanoi aims at green, clean 2015

Hanoi aims at green, clean 2015

The People's Committee of Hanoi has kicked off a campaign to make the capital greener, cleaner and more beautiful and control traffic chaos.