Ministry works on draft decree to tighten transport services

The Ministry of Transport worked on a draft decree to tighten automobile transport services on April 22.

The Ministry of Transport will tighten automobile transport services (Photo: SGGP)

The new decree aims to create a fair transport service market, improve services, streamline costs, ensure traffic safety and reduce traffic jam.

Taxi cabs must be installed with invoice printers which are connected with milometer from July 1 next year.

Owners of buses with capacity of 10 passengers and higher will have to inform departments of transport before effectuating their transport contracts from July 1 next year.

The new decree will also require passenger buses and cargo trucks with capacity of 7 tons and higher to install GPS tracking devices.

Regulations on passenger bus stations, truck depots, drivers, badges, signboards, company scale, and traffic safety certificates will also be issued.

By Bich Quyen – Translated by Hai Mien

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