More bridges built across Vietnam Society

More bridges built across Vietnam

A project to build 2,174 bridges to replace temporary bridges in 50 provinces and cities has progressed more quickly than expected, said Nguyen Van Huyen, Director of the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam.
Ministry mulls stricter penalties to drunk driving Society

Ministry mulls stricter penalties to drunk driving

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has asked the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) to revise the Government Decree No 46 issued in 2016 towards imposing stricter penalties on drivers whose alcohol content in blood or breath exceeding the permitted level.
Agencies work to share driving licence database Society

Agencies work to share driving licence database

The Transport Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security and the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam under the Ministry of Transport have agreed to share a driving licence management database.
US-DPRK Summit: Free buses arranged for reporters Society

US-DPRK Summit: Free buses arranged for reporters

The Hanoi Transport Management and Operation Centre has requested local bus operators to offer free transport between February 25 and March 2 to domestic and foreign reporters serving the upcoming summit between Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and the United States.
Roads Directorate to examine Dau Giay toll station Society

Roads Directorate to examine Dau Giay toll station

The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) decided to set up a team to probe into toll collection activities at Dau Giay station on Ho Chi Minh-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway, said DRVN General Director Nguyen Van Huyen on February 16.s
Deputy PM orders efforts to reduce traffic accidents during Tet Society

Deputy PM orders efforts to reduce traffic accidents during Tet

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has urged the National Committee for Traffic Safety along with the Ministries of Transport and Public Security to exert all efforts to reduce traffic accidents during the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) which lasts from February 2-10 this year.
Electronic toll booth construction to be sped up Society

Electronic toll booth construction to be sped up

In a bid to resolve obstacles to implement the national electronic toll collection (ETC) project, the Government has allowed the Ministry of Transport (MoT) to decide how much revenue to extract from BOT projects to pay for ETC service.