HCM City to develop hi-rises along metro line Society

HCM City to develop hi-rises along metro line

Ho Chi Minh City plans to stop construction of high-rise apartment buildings in downtown areas and focus instead on building such residential complexes along the first metro route in the eastern part of the city comprising districts 2, 9 and Thu Duc.
Hanoi charming with unique architecture Culture - Sports

Hanoi charming with unique architecture

Hanoi, a charming city with a history of over one thousand years, is the convergence of cultural and historical essences of Vietnam. Its charm partly derives from oriental and French-style architecture, both ancient and modern, that will exist forever over time.
 HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads Society

HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads

Ho Chi Minh City will not grant licences to high-rise construction projects on roads and in areas where planned infrastructure projects have not been completed in an effort to relieve congestions.
Labour safety key to Japan’s ODA projects Society

Labour safety key to Japan’s ODA projects

JICA takes occupational safety seriously as part of projects sourced from Japan’s official development assistance, stated Fujita Yasuo, Chief Representative of JICA Vietnam Office.
Car-related accidents on the rise: data show Society

Car-related accidents on the rise: data show

Car-related accidents have happened more frequently with about 27 percent of total road accidents caused by cars in 2016 though automobiles make up only 6 percent of total vehicles in Vietnam.