HCMC suspends street markets, public passenger transport service

HCMC suspends street markets, public passenger transport service

The People’s Committee of HCMC on June 19 has announced to suspend temporary street markets, taxis, App-based cars and motorbikes transporting passengers, city buses and trans-provincial coaches amid continuing Covid-19 transmission.
From now on, Google Maps can show routes for motorbikes in Vietnam

Google Maps to officially show routes for motorbikes in VN

The application Google Maps has officially launched the function to give directions for motorbikes in Vietnam since July 18. This will make it much easier for Vietnamese users compared to the version for cars.

Traffic jam is a permanent issue in many areas, HCMC during peak hours (Photo: SGGP)

Experts prompt heavy-handed crackdown on motorbikes

HCMC must make a breakthrough, a revolution to solve severe rampant traffic jam by urgently limiting and proceeding to a ban on motorbikes in some routes to the center of the city.