Hai Van pass, the best coast road in central Vietnam

Hai Van pass, the best coast road in central Vietnam

Hai Van pass is approximately 20km long and 500m above sea level. It is on National Highway 1A, some 80km from the heart of Hue to the south and over 20km from the centre of Da Nang to the north, running across Bach Ma mountain which stretches from the Truong Son range to the sea, creating a natural boundary between Thua Thien-Hue province and Da Nang city.
At teh groundbreaking ceremony (Photo: SGGP)

North-South expressway breaks ground after long time waiting

Speaking at the ground-breaking ceremony of the North-South Expressway yesterday, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphasized the strategic importance of the national expressway which connect cities, provinces to major economic regions, contributing to the country’s growth and people’s living condition.
A traffic jam stretches over 10 kilometers in Highway N2, Bến Lức district, Long An province in the photo taken from Minh Hai's Facebook posting

Tet travel heavily overloads roads to Mekong Delta

Tens of thousands of people from HCMC and southeastern provinces returned to their hometowns in the Mekong Delta to celebrate the Tet holidays on February 11, overloading National Highway 1A and other routes such as Highway N2 and Highway 50 and causing badly traffic jam.
Cai Lay tollbooth resumes operation from 9 a.m. on November 30

Controversial tollbooth resumes operations after three month halt

The controversial tollbooth Cai Lay BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) has resumed operation since 9 a.m. today after three month halt in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, announced National Highway 1A Tien Giang Investment Company.
HCMC to build three nonstop BOT tollbooths

HCMC to build three nonstop BOT tollbooths

The HCMC People’s Committee has approved electronic toll collection projects at three BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) tollbooths in An Suong-An Lac stretch in National Highway 1A, Phu My Bridge and Hanoi Highway.