Update news expressways

The VND13 trillion Van Don-Mong Cai expressway in Quang Ninh province officially opens to traffic on September 1.

Automatic toll collection compulsory on expressways from August 1

All vehicles must use the electronic toll collection (ETC) system when travelling on expressways in Vietnam from today, August 1.

Automatic toll collection set for all expressways in Vietnam by end of July

The Ministry of Transport has asked relevant agencies to realise the Prime Minister's request on completing automatic non-stop toll collection (ETC).

Hanoi-Hai Phong Expressway to pilot electronic toll collection from May

Motorists travelling on the Hanoi-Hai Phong Expressway will only be able to pay tolls using electronic means. 

Vietnam targets to have 5,000 kilometers of expressways by 2030

Vietnam has set a target to have 5,000 kilometers of expressways by 2030, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said at a meeting on Thursday, December 24.

Seven more expressways planned to improve connectivity in Mekong Delta

The Ministry of Transport proposes building seven more expressways with a total length of 774km in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta by 2030.

Transport ministry proposes tolls on State-funded expressways

The ministries of transport and finance are considering charging tolls on State-funded expressways.

Police to install cameras on expressways

 VietNamNet Bridge – Cameras and speed monitoring devices will be installed along the Phap Van-Cau Gie-Ninh Binh and Noi Bai-Lao Cai expressways this year.

Great danger

 VietNamNet Bridge – Traveling by road in Vietnam is never an easy task as poor infrastructure and management has led to traffic chaos in major cities, hence a lot of accidents.

VEC: 400cc motorbikes still disallowed on expressways

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) has rejected recent media reports that it will begin a pilot scheme permitting motorcycles with engines of 400cc or bigger to use expressways which are currently for automobiles only.

Expressways on 2020 checklist

 Viet Nam had set a target of building 2,500km of expressways by 2020, Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang told a meeting in the capital on Wednesday.

Outdated traffic signs to go

 VietNamNet Bridge – All illogical road signs will be replaced to enable better compliance with the laws, Nguyen Van Huyen, director general of the Directorate of the Viet Nam Road tells Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times)