Ho Chi Minh City to fell, relocate 258 old trees for bridge construction

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

A number of decades-old trees along a street in Ho Chi Minh City’s center are slated to be either cut or relocated to make way for a bridge construction, the municipal transport department said Wednesday.

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Reckless driver faces criminal charges over pile-up in Saigon River Tunnel

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

A driver who crashed into multiple cars after traveling in the wrong direction through the Saigon River Tunnel in Ho Chi Minh City last week may be criminally charged, police said on Monday.

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Ho Chi Minh City to give impetus to waterway tourism

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City are planning to make the best use of its rivers and canals to develop waterway tourism, with many programs to be run in the near future.

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Ho Chi Minh City to open maiden river bus route in August

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City is expected to operate its first-ever river bus route this August to help relieve the increasing traffic pressure on local streets.

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Wrong-way driver crashes multiple cars in Saigon River Tunnel

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

An apparently drunk driver sped through the Saigon River Tunnel in Ho Chi Minh City and crashed into three other cars on Thursday night, the tunnel management center said Friday.

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Inferno engulfs warehouse in Ho Chi Minh City

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

A massive fire at a large warehouse owned by a local company in Ho Chi Minh City caused severe damage to the facility and its assets.

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Saigon police hand out free wet weather ponchos to commuters

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Hundreds of motorcyclists taking shelter from the rain inside the Saigon River Tunnel in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday evening were surprised to receive free rain ponchos from traffic police.

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400 take part in boat passenger rescue drill on Saigon River

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 month(s) ago

The Ho Chi Minh City fire department, alongside multiple other agencies, participated in an emergency response drill simulating a fire and explosion aboard a passenger vessel on the Saigon River on Thursday.

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HCMC proposes PM to build one more bridge over Saigon River

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SaiGon GP English 4 month(s) ago

The HCMC People’s Committee proposed the Prime Minister to approve the policy of building one more bridge over Saigon River under BT (Build-Operate) form and permit the city to choose investors on Thursday.

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Ho Chi Minh City plans markets for street vendors

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SaiGon GP English 5 month(s) ago

Deputy Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City Tran Vinh Tuyen yesterday proposed district to arrange a weekend market in Bach Dang Park along a Saigon River bank.

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Maiden river buses set for June launch in Ho Chi Minh City

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 month(s) ago

The first two river bus lines in Ho Chi Minh City will open in June to offer locals an alternative traffic-free means of public transport.

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300 surveillance cameras to be installed in traffic jam-prone spots

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SaiGon GP English 5 month(s) ago

Head of the Management Center of the Saigon River Tunnel Le Minh Triet yesterday said that as per the traffic digital map management system, a system of 300 surveillance cameras will be installed in traffic jam-prone spots.

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HCMC to launch two river bus routes next quarters

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SaiGon GP English 6 month(s) ago

Deputy director of the HCMC Department of Transport Tran Quang Lam on February 18th announced that the department is scheduled to launch two inland waterway transport routes or river bus routes in June and September to ease traffic pressure for roads.

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HCMC chairman sets deadline for Thu Thiem site clearance

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SaiGon GP English 6 month(s) ago

Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong instructed the management board of Thu Thiem new urban area and relevant agencies to complete site clearance this year at a working session with the board on February 16th.

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Saigon to revitalize downtown riverside park

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 month(s) ago

A weekly market will be held at a park along the Saigon River in downtown Ho Chi Minh City, as municipal authorities look to revitalize the weather-beaten historical site.

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