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Ministry mulls stricter penalties to drunk driving

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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.

Can Tho: traffic accidents on the rise

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Can Tho: traffic accidents on the rise

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho saw a surge in road accidents between December 16, 2016 and May 3, 2017, with 31 accidents happening in the period, up nine from the same period last year.

Prime Minister urges Tet traffic preparation

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Prime Minister urges Tet traffic preparation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked ministries, provincial and city people’s committees and relevant offices to strengthen traffic safety works during New Year, Tết (Lunar New Year) and the Spring Festival.

246 traffic deaths recorded during Tet

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246 traffic deaths recorded during Tet

Nearly 430 traffic accidents occurred within the seven days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) nationwide, leaving 246 people dead and 415 injured according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.