HCM City to resume waterway transport Society

HCM City to resume waterway transport

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has proposed reopening a high-speed boat and water-bus route that connects the city with Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Binh Duong and Tien Giang provinces from October 20.
Plans for coastal transport development under discussion Business

Plans for coastal transport development under discussion

The Ministry of Transport will propose a special mechanism to develop a fleet of river-sea vessels serving the country’s scheme to develop coastal transport, Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The told at a national teleconference on development of waterway and coastal transport logistics in Hanoi on October 14.
Quang Ninh proposes 2,200 billion VND general port in Q4 2021 Business

Quang Ninh proposes 2,200 billion VND general port in Q4 2021

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has proposed a project on building the Van Ninh general port at total investment of 2,248.5 billion VND (99 million USD), which, if approved, is expected to start construction in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
Can Gio - Vung Tau ferry service officially debuts Society

Can Gio - Vung Tau ferry service officially debuts

A ceremony was held at Tac Suat Terminal in HCM City’s Can Gio district on January 4 to officially launch a ferry service between the southern economic hub and Vung Tau city, the capital of neighbouring Ba Ria-Vung Tau province.
Traffic accidents drop over 5 percent in 2019 Society

Traffic accidents drop over 5 percent in 2019

The numbers of traffic accidents, traffic-related deaths and injuries in the country all decreased in 2019, as compared to the previous year, heard a national teleconference held on December 28.
Waterway transport needs investment Business

Waterway transport needs investment

A lack of investment in inland waterways has stunted the development of water-borne shipping and made Vietnam’s logistics sector heavily dependent on more expensive road transport.
HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism Travel

HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council and the Radio Voice of Ho Chi Minh City People (VOH) held a dialogue with the municipal authorities on July 28 to discuss measures to further develop its tourism.