Railway goods transport between Vietnam, China surges Business

Railway goods transport between Vietnam, China surges

The total volume of goods traded between Vietnam and China going through the two border-gate railway stations of Lao Cai and Dong Dang reached more than 838,000 tonnes in the first nine months of 2021, up 43 percent year-on-year, according to statistics of the Vietnam Railways Corporation (VNR).
Traffic accidents down in ten months Society

Traffic accidents down in ten months

Traffic accidents decreased in three criteria year-on-year from September 15 to October 14, said Chief of the Office of the National Traffic Safety Committee Tran Huu Minh.
Laos: Railway to slash cost, time of travel World

Laos: Railway to slash cost, time of travel

Ticket prices on the Laos-China railway will be cheaper than travel over the same distance by road, with the price beginning at 350 kip (0.035 USD)/person/kilometre, while the travel time will be much shorter.
Vietnam to build nine new railways by 2030 Business

Vietnam to build nine new railways by 2030

Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has signed a decision approving the railway system planning for 2021-2030, with a vision to 2050, which sets a target of building nine new railways with a total length of 2,362km by 2030.
Transport Ministry proposes easing conditions for air, railway passengers Society

Transport Ministry proposes easing conditions for air, railway passengers

The Ministry of Transport has proposed easing conditions for air and railway passengers in its recent report sent to Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh assessing the pilot resumption of passenger transport activities in the aviation and railway sectors to ensure safe and flexible adaptation as well as effective pandemic control.