Ho Chi Minh City checks motorcycle emissions Environment

Ho Chi Minh City checks motorcycle emissions

The Department of Transport of Ho Chi Minh City and the Institue of Transport Science and Technology under the Ministry of Transport on March 18 signed a programme to check exhaust emissions from motorbikes commuting in the city.
Two tourist attractions in Lai Chau closed amid COVID-19 fears Travel

Two tourist attractions in Lai Chau closed amid COVID-19 fears

Two famous tourist attractions in Tam Duong district in the northern province of Lai Chau – O Quy Ho Mountain Pass and Rong May Glass Bridge ecological tourism sites – have been closed as part of efforts to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 epidemic within the province.
Thailand pilots installation of air purifiers on buses World

Thailand pilots installation of air purifiers on buses

The Thai Transport Ministry will install air purifiers on the roofs of Bangkok buses this month, starting with vehicles of Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) and fitting trucks as well if the results are good.​
 Motorbike sales in Vietnam shrink in 2019 Business

Motorbike sales in Vietnam shrink in 2019

The Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) has said its five members, namely Honda, Piaggio, Suzuki, SYM, and Yamaha, sold over 3.25 million motorbikes in 2019, a year-on-year decline of 3.87 percent.
HCM City to spend more on road infrastructure Business

HCM City to spend more on road infrastructure

HCM City will prioritise investment in road infrastructure if it receives permission to raise the budget revenue-retention ratio, according to the municipal Party Committee Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan.
Helmets for Kids taken to one more northern school Society

Helmets for Kids taken to one more northern school

NGO Asia Injury Prevention Foundation has introduced the Helmets for Kids programme at the Phu Xuan Primary School in Binh Xuyen district, Vinh Phuc province, hoping to increase the rate of students wearing helmets.