Ho Chi Minh City requests railway link to new airport

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City requests railway link to new airport

Ho Chi Minh City authorities have asked lawmakers to build a rail link to the planned Long Thanh International Airport in neighboring Dong Nai Province and scrap plans to expand Tan Son Nhat International Airport.

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HCM City rejects airport expansion

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

HCM City rejects airport expansion

Ho Chi Minh City has rejected plans to expand its airport on practicality grounds and instead wants work on a new airport in neighbouring Dong Nai province speeded up.

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Nepal bus crash kills 29 people and injures dozens

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Nepal bus crash kills 29 people and injures dozens

An overloaded bus in western Nepal has fallen off a road and plunged into a gorge, killing 29 and injuring dozens.

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City rejects airport expansion

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 2 related news

City rejects airport expansion

HCM City has rejected plans to expand its airport on practicality grounds and instead wants work on a new airport in neighbouring Dong Nai Province speeded up.

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City says impossible to expand Vietnam’s biggest airport to avoid overload

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City says impossible to expand Vietnam’s biggest airport to avoid overload

Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport is forecast to become overloaded by 2017, but it is infeasible to expand what is now the largest airport in Vietnam, the municipal administration has said.

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Tay Ninh lacks waste treatment

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

Most waste-treatment facitlies in the southern province of Tay Ninh are overloaded, causing environmental pollution, according to the provincial Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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First int’l refraction training course opens in Vietnam

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SaiGon GP English 2 month(s) ago

For the first time, a refraction training course was held jointly by Brien Holden Vision Institute, Pham Ngoc Thanh Medicine University and the Eye Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Waiting lists grow at HCM City heart hospitals

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago 1 related news

Waiting lists grow at HCM City heart hospitals

VietNamNet Bridge – While cardiac surgery facilities in HCM City continue to work at full capacity, the list of patients awaiting their turn runs into the thousands every year.

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Vehicles queue up at ports as loading rule takes effect

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Vehicles queue up at ports as loading rule takes effect

VietNamNet Bridge – Transport firms delivering goods to partners have complained about long waits at ports because of a new regulation that requires verification of the loading capacity of vehicles.

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Tay Ninh firm fined for pollution

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Tay Ninh's People's Committee yesterday issued a fine of VND300 million (US$14,000) to Tay Ninh Industrial Park Infrastructure Development Joint Company (JSC PTHT Tay Ninh Industrial Zones) for a problem in the wastewater treatment system of Trang Bang Industrial Park.

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More heart patients waiting for operations

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More heart patients waiting for operations

Doctors of Heart Institute in Ho Chi Minh City are currently being overloaded with around 3,000 patients annually who are waiting for their operations.

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School classrooms overcrowded as more high-rises, apt blocks built

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

School classrooms overcrowded as more high-rises, apt blocks built

VietNamNet Bridge – Newly built schools in Hanoi cannot keep pace with the number of new residential quarters and urban areas being built in the city, resulting in overcrowded classrooms.

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Ministry turns to ports in fight against overloading

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Ministry turns to ports in fight against overloading

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Transport said any ports found to violate regulations on overloading from the second time will be closed for a period of between one and three months, a sanction accepted by all ports at a meeting here on Tuesday.

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Vietnam considers coastal shipping route to take load off roads

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Vietnam considers coastal shipping route to take load off roads

VietNamNet Bridge – Following the success of the Quang Ninh – Quang Binh route, the Vietnam Maritime Bureau (Vinamarine) is considering putting other coastal shipping routes into operation to help ease the current overloading on roads.

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Airline pushes for Long Thanh airport

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

The Viet Nam Airlines Corporation has recommended that the Long Thanh International Airport be built. It has sent its letter to the National Assessment Committee. Its report shows that Tan Son Nhat International Airport is overloaded as it was designed to serve 20 million passengers annually.

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