First tracks laid on HCM City metro Business

First tracks laid on HCM City metro

The first set of rail tracks and sleepers were installed on October 24 on the above-ground stretch of HCM City’s first metro line from Ben Thanh Market to Suoi Tien Theme Park.
HCM City, Belarus seek cooperation in public transport Politics

HCM City, Belarus seek cooperation in public transport

Belarusian businesses want to cooperate with Saigon Transportation Mechanical Corporation (SAMCO) which specialises in bus manufacturing, to address public transport problems in Ho Chi Minh City, said Deputy Industry Minister of Belarus Aleksandr Ogorodnhik.
HCM City to build new bus terminal Society

HCM City to build new bus terminal

Ho Chi Minh City's Management and Operation Centre for Public Transport has announced that it has started construction on a new Ben Thanh bus terminal on Ham Nghi Street in District 1.
HCM City trials digital signboards at bus stops Society

HCM City trials digital signboards at bus stops

Digital signboards displaying bus numbers, arrival time and remaining distance have been installed on a trial basis at two Ho Chi Minh City’s bus stops on Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street and An Duong Vuong Street.
Uber, Grab now legal in Malaysia World

Uber, Grab now legal in Malaysia

Ride-hailing services like Uber and Grab are now legal in Malaysia after the Land Public Transport (Amendment) Bill 2017 was passed on July 27 by the Dewan Rakyat (lower house).
Drivers hurt in Grab, Uber, taxi price war Business

Drivers hurt in Grab, Uber, taxi price war

Price competition between traditional taxis and ride hailing companies like Grab and Uber has become fierce, but it is mostly the drivers on both sides who are suffering the biggest losses.