Under-construction Thu Thiem 2 Bridge in HCMC (Photo SGGP)

Major traffic projects accelerate to finish in HCMC

In spite of practicing social distancing to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic from further spreading; major traffic infrastructure projects in HCMC have been under construction with all officials, workers and contractors trying to not only ensure anti-pandemic requirements according to the Ministry of Health’s guidelines but also build these projects on schedule.
New Mien Dong Coach Station in District 9 (Photo: SGGP)

Projects to ease traffic jam sluggishly implemented in HCMC

Rampant traffic jam keeps occurring in the entrance gateways to HCMC, especially areas surrounding Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Mien Dong (East) Coach Station in days near Tet holiday every year. However projects meant for reducing the traffic jam have been stagnant due to complicated procedures.
Mien Dong Coach Station becomes first e-bus station in HCMC

Mien Dong Coach Station becomes first e-bus station in HCMC

The Mien Dong (Eastern) Coach Station in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Thanh District yesterday officially installed microchip that stores and processes information and an antenna to receive and transmit signals aiming to avoid endless vehicles’ queues at the entrance of the station.

Passegers at Mien Tay coach station (Photo: SGGP)

Holidaymakers rush to coach stations in HCMC

Millions of people started rushing to Mien Dong (East) and Mien Tay (West) coach stations to return their hometowns for celebration of Reunification Day (April 30) and May Day holidays in Ho Chi Minh City late Friday.

Passengers wait to buy tickets at Mien Dong coach station (Photo: SGGP)

Coach fare triple near Tet holidays in HCMC

Most of high quality passenger transport companies in Mien Dong (East) Coach Station have run out of Tet tickets, meantime tickets are still available in companies outside the station but prices have tripled over normal.