HCM City bus services seek higher subsidy Society

HCM City bus services seek higher subsidy

Nine of 13 bus enterprises and co-ops in Ho Chi Minh City have asked for a reduction of bus trips on several lines as their subsidies are lower than bus owners’ expenditures.
HCM City's eco-friendly buses face fuel shortage Society

HCM City's eco-friendly buses face fuel shortage

After several years of using eco-friendly compressed natural gas (CNG) to fuel some of its fleet, Ho Chi Minh City’s public bus system is now on the verge of a fuel shortage as the only supplier plans to reduce supply, Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper has reported.
Hanoi delays CNG buses expansion Society

Hanoi delays CNG buses expansion

Buses using compressed natural gas or CNG are deemed more eco-friendly than normal buses, however Hanoi’s plan to introduce a new fleet of buses has been hindered by multiple obstacles.
Da Nang to roll out 6 new bus routes Society

Da Nang to roll out 6 new bus routes

The central city of Da Nang plans to add more six inner-city bus routes with subsidised fares in an effort to promote public transportation beginning in the second quarter of this year.
Hanoi adds 15 new buses Society

Hanoi adds 15 new buses

Fifteen new high-quality buses with capacity of 60 seats each were put into operation on two routes in Hanoi from June 1.
Hanoi to launch 62 new bus routes Society

Hanoi to launch 62 new bus routes

As many as 62 new bus routes will be launched in Hanoi by 2020 to meet the local demand and reduce traffic jams, according to Ha Huy Quang, Deputy Director of the city’s Department of Transportation.
CNG-fuelled buses take to HCM City streets Society

CNG-fuelled buses take to HCM City streets

An environmentally-friendly bus route No. 33 from the An Suong Bus Station in Hoc Mon district to Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City in Thu Duc district was launched this week.
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Hanoi's bus drivers told to ease up

Bus drivers in Hanoi have been urged to ensure they obey all traffic regulations, after statistics showed that drivers of public buses are getting an increasing number of traffic fines.