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More Hanoians prefer traveling by bus

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More Hanoians prefer traveling by bus

The number of people in Hanoi choosing bus as their means of transportation is rising. In the first half of this year, 221 million tickets were sold, an increase of 5 percent compared to the same period last year.

Hanoi buses strive to serve more riders

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Hanoi buses strive to serve more riders

The number of passengers riding buses in Hanoi has risen since late 2016, the municipal Department of Transport said, but the system still faces major challenges as it seeks to attract more riders.

Hanoi completes rapid bus stations

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Hanoi completes rapid bus stations

An overall check was carried out and a document was signed in Hanoi on May 31 to mark the completion of 21 stations designed for the local bus rapid transport (BRT) system.

HCM City intensifies battle on smuggling

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HCM City intensifies battle on smuggling

Smuggling of cigarettes from Cambodia into HCM City is becoming increasingly sophisticated, making it hard for authorities to combat it, the HCM City Market Management Department has said.

HCM City to allow ads on buses

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HCM City to allow ads on buses

The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee has approved a pilot project to place Department of Transport advertisements on buses to increase revenue and reduce subsidies for public buses.

French collector restores classics

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French collector restores classics

Claude Balland, from France, has spent 14 years in Vietnam collecting old sidecars, French-manufactured vintage buses and cars that have been lost in Vietnam from the late 1990s.