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.
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Rail upgrade project begins in Ha Tinh

The Vietnam Railway Corporation started work to improve railway infrastructure on the North-South route in central Ha Tinh province on Feb. 9 following instructions from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
Traffic death toll declines in 2010 Society

Traffic death toll declines in 2010

Despite a decline in road deaths in 2010, an average of 32 people died every day in Vietnam through traffic accidents, the National Traffic Safety Committee said at a conference in Hanoi on Dec. 28.
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Ministry tightens up on road hoons

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is determined to tighten the enforcement of traffic violations as Traffic Safety Month and Hanoi's millennium celebrations approach.