Passengers at a coach station in HCMC

Transport Ministry prepares for booming travel demand in Tet holiday

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The required relevant agencies to urgently implement important missions from now until the end of 2018, including those to meet rocketing travel demand in the upcoming Tet holiday and adjust Circular 35 to increase toll levels in tunnel projects on November 28.

Da Nang-Quang Ngai expressway has been damaged a month after being opened to traffic in September, 2018 (Photo: SGGP)

Transport Ministry inspects Da Nang-Quang Ngai Expressway

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The yesterday signed a decision to conduct an unexpected inspection over management, implementation and exploitation of Da Nang-Quang Ngai Expressway, invested by Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC).

Potholes occur in Da Nang-Quang Ngai Expressway that has been openned to traffic for a short time

Toll collection stops in damaged expressway

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The yesterday signed a decision to halt toll collection in Da Nang-Quang Ngai expressway which was opened to traffic last month from October 12 to repair damage.

An Uber cab in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Regulations must be revised to manage Grab, Uber: Minister

At the meeting discussing a draft decree to replace Decree 86 stipulating auto transport trading and conditions yesterday, Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The said that regulations given by the decree drafting board showed many loopholes and did not meet social requirements to manage Grab and Uber.
The toll gate in Xuan Mai-Hoa Binh stretch, Highway 6 (Photo: VNA)

Transport Minister warns highway investor for contract breach

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The yesterday issued the first warning on the investor of BOT project building Hoa Lac-Hoa Binh road and upgrading Xuan Mai-Hoa Binh stretch of Highway 6 for serious breach of contract.

Cat Bi airport in the northern city of Hai Phong

Transport Minister works with Hai Phong city on airport expansion

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The yesterday presided over a meeting with the People’s Committee of Hai Phong city and relevant agencies to implement the Prime Minister’s requirement on Cat Bi airport adjustment and expansion.
 
Non-stop toll collection to be implemented nationwide in 2019

Non-stop toll collection to be implemented nationwide in 2019

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The required the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam to build a roadmap ensuring that electronic toll collection would be implemented at all BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) toll stations nationwide in 2019 at a meeting yesterday.