Rapid bus system set for test run Society

Rapid bus system set for test run

A pilot Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) route will be deployed in the coming months as a forerunner to upgrading the nation's public transportation system.
Public transportation yet to meet demand Society

Public transportation yet to meet demand

The rapid increase of personal vehicles in Vietnam is concerning urban transport management authorities, especially as public transportation has yet to meet the demand of commuters.

Master plan improves HCM City transport

The Prime Minister has approved a master plan for Ho Chi Minh City that calls for high-quality public transport that offers reasonable prices, convenience and safety.

Urban transport lacks unified planning

Warnings that an uncoordinated public transport system for the capital city could be chaotic were issued at a recent seminar on the operation of the capital city's five metro rail lines.

Plan to replace polluting buses

The HCM City Department of Transportation is mapping out a plan to replace more than half of its bus fleet with "greener" models.