Binh Phuoc wants road, rail links to improve transport Society

Binh Phuoc wants road, rail links to improve transport

The southeastern province of Binh Phuoc is seeking the construction of a highway from its Chon Thanh district to HCM City and a rail link from the district to Cai Mep-Thi Vai deep-water port in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province to facilitate goods transportation and attract investors.
Deputies optimistic about socio-economic development prospects Politics

Deputies optimistic about socio-economic development prospects

National Assembly (NA) deputies have showed their delight at socio-economic development results in 2018 and belief in the completion of the five-year socio-economic plan for 2016-2020, on the sidelines of the ongoing 6th session of the 14th National Assembly.
Vietnam’s protected forest dwindling Environment

Vietnam’s protected forest dwindling

Despite positive reports from authorities on the steady increase of the national forest cover, the size of the country’s protected forest is in fact decreasing at an alarming rate, experts said.
Agency wants cashless toll payments Society

Agency wants cashless toll payments

The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) has asked the Ministry of Transport for permission to test cashless toll collection on one-stop toll highways.