HCM City to auction bus advertising space again Business

HCM City to auction bus advertising space again

The three unsold packages for leasing advertising space on Ho Chi Minh City’s public buses will be put up for auction for a fourth time this month following three earlier unsuccessful attempts, according to the municipal Department of Transport.
Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City Society

Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City

Water buses in Ho Chi Minh City provided services to about 900,000 passengers in the first 11 months of the year, up by 155 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Transport.
Ministry plans to limit cargo at HCM City port Business

Ministry plans to limit cargo at HCM City port

The Ministry of Transport has announced plans to limit the cargo handled at HCM City’s Cat Lai Port since volumes are exceeding its handling capacity, exerting pressure on the city’s transport infrastructure.
HCM City river buses need improvement Society

HCM City river buses need improvement

After more than a month of implementation, Saigon river buses carry just some 1,000 passengers a day, too little to be considered an alternative to reduce traffic congestion as was expected.
HCM City invests 119 million USD to build road section Society

HCM City invests 119 million USD to build road section

The HCM City Department of Transport on November 25 signed a contract with a consortium of investors to build the Ring Road No.2 section stretching from Pham Van Don Street to Go Dua intersection on National Highway 1A in HCM City.
HCM City eyes flyover to ease traffic Society

HCM City eyes flyover to ease traffic

A plan to build a flyover connecting Tan Son Nhat Airport with Nguyen Van Troi and Hoang Van Thu streets has been submitted to the HCM City Department of Transport by an infrastructure joint venture.
HCM City suggests hospital smart parking Society

HCM City suggests hospital smart parking

The HCM City Department of Transport has called on the administration to build smart parking lots at hospitals to meet the burgeoning demand for parking space at most of them.
HCM City needs more underground car parks Society

HCM City needs more underground car parks

More than 10 years ago, authorities in HCM City made plans to build underground parking lots but due to various reasons, plans remained on paper, even as traffic jams increased.