Severe congestion immobilizes major bridge in Ho Chi Minh City

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Severe congestion immobilizes major bridge in Ho Chi Minh City

Thousands of vehicles got stuck in heavy traffic on an artery bridge leading to downtown Ho Chi Minh City at rush hour on Friday.

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Torrential rain inundates Saigon, relieves heat while causing severe traffic jams

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Torrential rain inundates Saigon, relieves heat while causing severe traffic jams

While the intense heat dissipated after heavy rain swept through Ho Chi Minh City on Monday, flooding caused huge traffic jams in several areas of the city.

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HCM City flooded after two-hour rainfall

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HCM City flooded after two-hour rainfall

Ho Chi Minh City's streets proved incapable of dealing with their first rain on May 16 after a long dry spell.

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Shop signage argument points to tidier streets

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Shop signage argument points to tidier streets

Le Trong Tan Street, which used to be known for chronic traffic congestion and flooding, is now infamous for the decision by local authorities to force all retail outlets to use the same style of signage.

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Make traffic lights smarter to relieve Ho Chi Minh City congestion: expat

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Make traffic lights smarter to relieve Ho Chi Minh City congestion: expat

Traffic signals are odd in this country. At intersections, green lights appear simultaneously on both sides of the road, and once they turn green, vehicles scramble to drive in multiple directions at the same time, often getting stuck somewhere in the middle.

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Cambodia bans cars from travelling in front of Angkor Wat

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Cambodia bans cars from travelling in front of Angkor Wat

The main road alongside Cambodia’s Angkor Wat Temple is now off-limits to cars, Prime Minister Hun Sen announced in a Facebook post on May 3.

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Terrible congestion as thousands leave Ho Chi Minh City for long weekend

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Terrible congestion as thousands leave Ho Chi Minh City for long weekend

Traffic congestion over several kilometers on National Highway 1 at 4 p.m. Friday as many traveled home to neighboring provinces. There was a lot of honking as many people lost patience under the baking sun. Photo credit: VnExpress

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Rapid bus system the right choice for Ho Chi Minh City: transport experts

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Rapid bus system the right choice for Ho Chi Minh City: transport experts

Transport experts in Ho Chi Minh City agreed that developing a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system is the right way for Ho Chi Minh City to ease traffic congestion during a seminar held on Wednesday by Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper.

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Congestion makes Hanoi buses unpopular choice

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Congestion makes Hanoi buses unpopular choice

Public buses services in Hanoi, once very popular, have been losing around 150,000 passengers every day this year as many people have become unhappy with traffic jams.

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HCM City announces public investment

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HCM City announces public investment

Representatives of Ho Chi Minh City’s People’s Council’s eighth term on April 21 approved a public investment proposal on 1,277 projects with a total investment of 137 trillion VND (6.2 billion USD) until 2020.

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City seeks funds for key traffic infrastructure project

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City seeks funds for key traffic infrastructure project

This central city is seeking a US$51.74 million loan to fund the Traffic Infrastructure Improvement Project for 2016-19.

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Neighboring provinces float connection with Ho Chi Minh City via subway

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Neighboring provinces float connection with Ho Chi Minh City via subway

Two provinces bordering Ho Chi Minh City have proposed lengthening an under-construction subway project in the southern metropolis to connect with their own infrastructure to boost development and reduce traffic congestion.

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63 killed in traffic crashes during Hung Kings long weekend

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63 killed in traffic crashes during Hung Kings long weekend

A total of 83 traffic crashes during the three-day holiday claimed 63 lives and injured 56 nationwide, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported Monday.

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Vietnam may borrow $185 million from Japan to build bridge in the Mekong Delta

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Vietnam may borrow $185 million from Japan to build bridge in the Mekong Delta

An undated photo of traffic jam on My Thuan Bridge crossing the Tien River in the Mekong Delta. Photo: Thanh Duc

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PM encourages people to use public vehicles for upcoming holidays

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc encouraged people to use public transport for their travel in the national holidays.

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