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 Ministry of Industry and Trade proposes to consider Uber and Grab as transport firms

Ministry proposes to consider Uber, Grab as transport firms

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has sent a document to the Government Office, proposing to change relevant regulations to consider software application supply firms such as Uber and Grab as transport firms, said the ministry yesterday.
Seven taxi firms of Vietnam have developed their own car hailing applications, besides Uber and Grab, under a Government approved pilot project to apply science and technology in passenger transportation. (Photo:

Traditional taxi firms turn to technology

The transportation market of Vietnam is witnessing significant changes since the rapid expansion of ride hailing apps Uber and Grab in recent years.