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Students return to school, street congestion in Hanoi reappearsicon
SOCIETY02/03/20210

Students return to school, street congestion in Hanoi reappears

On March 2, Hanoi students returned to school after a month-long lunar New Year holiday due to the Covid-19 outbreak. As a result, Hanoians struggled to move again on the roads.

 
Hanoi Public Transport Association proposes bus-only lanesicon

Hanoi Public Transport Association proposes bus-only lanes

SOCIETY
24/11/2020

Hanoi Public Transport Association has proposed to build 14 bus-only lanes in order to attract more passengers and reduce personal vehicles.

Cars entering downtown HCMC to be charged in 2021icon

Cars entering downtown HCMC to be charged in 2021

SOCIETY
13/07/2020

The HCMC People’s Council has passed a resolution under which the city will collect fees from cars entering the downtown area in the 2021-2025 period, as part of a public passenger transport and traffic control scheme. 

HCM City calls on transport ministry to speed up work on two ring roadsicon

HCM City calls on transport ministry to speed up work on two ring roads

SOCIETY
11/06/2020

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has urged the Ministry of Transport to speed up construction of ring roads No. 3 and 4.

Hanoi, HCM City streets face severe congestionicon

Hanoi, HCM City streets face severe congestion

PHOTOS
04/05/2020

Many streets in Hanoi and HCM City faced serious traffic jams again on Monday as local schools re-opened after social distancing measures were eased.

Traffic accidents kill 14 on first day of holidayicon

Traffic accidents kill 14 on first day of holiday

SOCIETY
01/05/2020

The country saw 26 traffic accidents on April 30, the first day of the four-day holiday for Reunification Day and International Labor Day, claiming the lives of 14 people and injuring 12 others.

Online payments for traffic violationsicon

Online payments for traffic violations

SOCIETY
30/04/2020

People who violate traffic laws will be able to pay their fines online starting from June 30.

Traffic accident in Tam Dao kills fouricon

Traffic accident in Tam Dao kills four

SOCIETY
27/04/2020

A crash between a car and a motorbike in the northern province of Vinh Phuc’s Tam Dao District has left four dead.

HCMC to kick off projects to ease traffic congestion around airporticon

HCMC to kick off projects to ease traffic congestion around airport

SOCIETY
13/01/2020

Work on five projects to reduce traffic congestion in the Tan Son Nhat International Airport area in HCMC will begin soon.

Hanoi considers banning three-wheeled vehiclesicon

Hanoi considers banning three-wheeled vehicles

SOCIETY
03/12/2019

Hanoi authorities have considered banning three-wheeled vehicles, including cyclos.

HCM City should carefully weigh motorbike ban: Transport Ministryicon

HCM City should carefully weigh motorbike ban: Transport Ministry

SOCIETY
28/09/2019

Authorities of HCMC should study the impact of a motorbike ban in inner-city areas to avoid affecting the daily commutes of the locals, said the Ministry of Transport.

Hanoi plans toll collection on vehicles in 2030icon

Hanoi plans toll collection on vehicles in 2030

SOCIETY
07/08/2019

The Hanoi Department of Transport said that the collection of tolls charged on vehicles entering the city’s downtown is not an easy task but needs to be implemented, possibly in 2030, local media reported.

Bus commuters in Hanoi remains lowicon

Bus commuters in Hanoi remains low

SOCIETY
06/08/2019

The commute to or from downtown Hanoi during rush hours can be stressful to say the least.

HCM City bus services seek higher subsidyicon

HCM City bus services seek higher subsidy

SOCIETY
08/07/2019

Nine of 13 bus enterprises and co-ops in HCM City have asked for a reduction of bus trips on several lines as their subsidies are lower than bus owners’ expenditures.

Interactive art exhibit about pollution, traffic opens next weekicon

Interactive art exhibit about pollution, traffic opens next week

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
18/04/2019

Visual artist Uu Dam, known as UuDam, will be displaying his art in an interactive installation at Galerie Quynh in HCM City beginning on April 19.

Infrastructure overloaded in new residential areasicon

Infrastructure overloaded in new residential areas

SOCIETY
12/04/2019

Many infrastructure facilities, including roads are overloaded as many new residential areas have been built and the number of means of transportation rapidly rise in suburban areas of HCM City in the past few years.