Railways lag behind in Vietnam Business

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

The decline of the railway’s popularity in Vietnam is not new: back in 2010, the European Union labelled rail transport as the country’s “least relevant” mode of transport.
Deputy PM asks for better urban management Business

Deputy PM asks for better urban management

Infrastructure development cannot meet demand if management capacity is poor, stated Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung at a Ministry of Construction’s conference on January 6 to launch its 2017 tasks.
RoK supports Vietnam develop transport Society

RoK supports Vietnam develop transport

The Ministry of Transport and the KOICA in Vietnam signed a record of discussion on the project for development experience exchange partnership in the transport sector in Hanoi on June 14.
Department seeks funds for Da Lat railway Society

Department seeks funds for Da Lat railway

The Vietnam Railway Department has drafted plans to lease out infrastructure in the Da Lat-Trai Mat rail section to mobilise private investment for developing railway infrastructure.
Society

Railway sector plans restructuring

Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNRC) Deputy Director Doan Duy Hoach recently spoke with the Lao dong (Labour) Newspaper about plans to restructure the railway sector.
Business

Vietnam Railway to divest all capital from ten firms

The State-owned Vietnam Railway Corporation (VRC) has said it will divest all its capital from 10 joint-stock companies this year and next to focus on railway transport as its core business, and sharply reduce its stakes in several others, the Saigon Times Daily reported on August 13.
Society

Vietnam Railways undergoes restructuring

A number of subsidiaries of the Vietnam Railways Corporation are being equitised, including two major companies, Hanoi Railway Passenger Transport and Saigon Railway Passenger Transport, the English language news website dtinews.vn reported.
Vietnam Railways proposes north-south track Society

Vietnam Railways proposes north-south track

The Vietnam Railways Corporation has proposed the Ministry of Transport build a separate track to the current railway from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City, to meet increasing demand for transport.