Inshore shipping routes prove competitive edge Business

Inshore shipping routes prove competitive edge

Shipping routes along the coast of Vietnam have played an increasingly large role in transporting goods from the north to the south of the country in recent years, helping ease the burden on road transport.
HCM City to launch first river-bus service Society

HCM City to launch first river-bus service

Ho Chi Minh City plans to launch the first river bus transport service in June connecting Bach Dang Wharf in District 1 with Thu Duc district, and a second route in September from Bach Dang Wharf to District 8.
Government to consider plan for Red River dams Society

Government to consider plan for Red River dams

Experts have proposed the construction of five to seven dams along the Hong River to raise the water level, thus serving agricultural production and water transport without affecting flood drainage.
Mekong Delta in need of logistics boost Business

Mekong Delta in need of logistics boost

A logistics centre built in Can Tho could help sustainable economic growth across the Mekong Delta region, experts said at a workshop on logistics development in the region held in Can Tho on Nov 13.
BOT deals to float waterway projects Society

BOT deals to float waterway projects

The Ministry of Transport has approved 45 build-operate-transfer (BOT) projects worth 11 trillion VND (505.6 million USD) to upgrade waterway routes, estuaries and ports.