Agency wants cashless toll payments

22/11/2016 19:38

The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) has asked the Ministry of Transport for permission to test cashless toll collection on one-stop toll highways.

Ministry pledges to ease revenue shortages for BOT investors

28/05/2019 09:21

The Ministry of Transport is to take responsibility for assisting build-transfer-operate (BOT) road investors facing revenue shortages in order to help them secure investment efficiently as well as avoid non-performing loans and subsequently lessen the adverse impacts on the credit system.

Ministry mulls stricter penalties to drunk driving

05/05/2019 15:38

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has asked the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) to revise the Government Decree No 46 issued in 2016 towards imposing stricter penalties on drivers whose alcohol content in blood or breath exceeding the permitted level.

Vietnam to host green transport event

31/01/2019 21:49

Vietnam will host the 12th Intergovernmental Regional Environmentally Sustainable Transport Forum in Asia (EST 12) this year, said the Ministry of Transport.

Vietnam seeks ways to reduce noise at airports

30/11/2018 15:14

Solutions to lessen worsening noise levels at airports were discussed at a workshop held by the Ministry of Transport (MoT) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Hanoi on November 29.

Hanoi resumes delayed projects

09/10/2017 09:13

Hanoi will take over three delayed transport projects from the Ministry of Transport to speed up efforts in curbing traffic jams in the city.

Railway breakdowns prompt investigation

10/08/2017 14:22

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has asked concerned organisations to investigate two consecutive breakdowns in which a train was derailed twice at Yen Vien Railway Station on the Ha Noi-Lao Cai railway route last Sunday and Monday.

Aviation authority calls for fee hik

17/03/2017 16:11

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has sent a proposal to the Ministry of Transport to raise several aviation service charges in order to reduce peak-hour overloads and raise money for infrastructure development.

North-South highway plan adjusted

14/02/2017 15:52

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) has decided to adjust its construction plan for the North-South Expressway linking Hanoi and HCM City due to a funding shortfall.