Cambodia enhances security during traditional new year ASEAN

Cambodia enhances security during traditional new year

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on April 3 ordered Government agencies and the armed forces to beef up security during the celebration of the traditional New Year Bunpimay, or Buon Hotnam, which falls on April 14-16.
Thailand eyes pollution tax for motorcycles World

Thailand eyes pollution tax for motorcycles

Officials from Thailand’s Excise Department are now studying the possibility of charging pollution tax on motorcycles similar to cars in accordance with the emission of CO2.
THACO aims to open 15 BMW, MINI showrooms Business

THACO aims to open 15 BMW, MINI showrooms

THACO plans to put into operation 15 large-scale BMW-brand showrooms in HCM City, Hanoi and other major provinces and cities this year to provide the best care and best after-sales services to customers across the country.
Sale of motorcycles up in 2017 Business

Sale of motorcycles up in 2017

Members of the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) sold more than 3.2 million motorcycles in 2017, marking a year-on-year increase of 4.8 percent.
Alarm bells ring as greenhouse gases hit HCM City Videos

Alarm bells ring as greenhouse gases hit HCM City

Ho Chi Minh City is a major greenhouse gas emitter in Vietnam as it contributes some 20% to the national total carbon dioxide emissions. Notably, transportation is behind half of the city’s emission.