Motorbike taxis must be registered in Hanoi Society

Motorbike taxis must be registered in Hanoi

Drivers of "xe om" – or motorbike taxis – carrying passengers and goods and drivers of non-motorised vehicles will have to register with authorised agencies, according to a new draft regulation on the management and use of non-motorised vehicles and motorcycles in the capital city of Hanoi.
Identifying opportunities for Vietnamese firms Business

Identifying opportunities for Vietnamese firms

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement would provide a big impetus to Vietnam's exports to the EU and be key to Vietnamese companies penetrating one of the largest and most lucrative markets in the world, experts have said.
Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019 Business

Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019

Members of the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) witnessed sales of more than 749,500 units in the second quarter of this year, marking a decrease of 4.4 percent from the same period last year.
Fewer road crashes but more traffic jams in H1 Society

Fewer road crashes but more traffic jams in H1

Vietnam saw a decline in road accidents in the first half of 2019 while the number of prolonged traffic congestions was on a rise, according to the latest report of the National Committee for Road Safety.
Binh Thuan: Court upholds sentences for three rioters Society

Binh Thuan: Court upholds sentences for three rioters

The People’s Court of the central province of Binh Thuan on July 17 upheld jail sentences of the first-instance trial for three people involved in social order disturbances in Hoa Minh commune and Song Luy bridge on June 10, 2018.
Vietnam AutoExpo 2019 kicks off in Hanoi Business

Vietnam AutoExpo 2019 kicks off in Hanoi

The 16th International Exhibition on Automobile, Transportation and Supporting Industry (Vietnam AutoExpo 2019) kicked off at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi on June 12.