Society

Germans advise on traffic lights

A team of local and foreign scientists at the Vietnamese-German Transport Research Centre at the Vietnamese–German University is developing new road traffic signals that will help improve traffic flow and safety on the country's roads.
Photo exhibition on traffic safety underway Culture - Sports

Photo exhibition on traffic safety underway

Almost 300 photos to promote road safety will be put on display in public areas, including Hanoi Railway Station, Giap Bat Bus Station in the southern city of Bac Ninh and the Maritime University in the port city of Hai Phong.
Society

Traffic safety project kicks off

A project for road safety improvement in the north was kicked off on June 8 in Thai Nguyen province by the Ministry of Transport and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Politics

Tanzania considers VN's helmet rule

Tanzanian Prime Minister Mizengo Peter Pinda met with the president of the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation in Hanoi during his official visit to Vietnam last week to discuss the merits of a new helmet initiative being planned between Vietnam and Tanzania.
Society

French Red Cross helps in storm relief

The French Red Cross (FRC) has committed 19 billion VND (roughly 1.03 million USD) in relief aid for storm victims in several central and Central Highlands provinces.