Saturday, 20 January 2018 07:32

A Commute on Saigon’s Water Bus

Rarely do projects garner as much talk as the Saigon WaterBus. Now it’s up and running, George Schooling does the commute. What’s it like and what are its prospects for the future?

Published in The Stories
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 09:05

Electric Ticket Gates

Vietnam’s railways start to modernise

Published in Briefings
Thursday, 25 May 2017 07:56

Highway to Heaven

Vietnam’s unprecedented development has left its major cities in need of greater and better infrastructure. One key factor is the roads.

Published in The Big Story
Thursday, 09 March 2017 05:06

Take a Seat

Zoe Osborne and Mike Palumbo avoid the high-speed, aircon buses to the provinces and instead take a trip on clapped-out local vehicles to My Tho. Here’s what they find

Published in The Big Story
Tuesday, 07 March 2017 18:24

The Hanoi Skytrain

With new funding and support in place, the Skytrain system looks set to open up in 2021. Diane Lee goes in search of the details. Photos by Sasha Arefieva

Published in The Stories
Thursday, 02 March 2017 04:54

The River Bus

A new public transport option comes to Saigon

Published in Briefings
Sunday, 30 August 2015 21:03

Hanoi By Bus

A typical Hanoi bus. Photo by Julie Vola

Taylor Edgar took on that challenge that all of us dream of. For one week he went everywhere in the capital by bus, with not even a xe om or taxi in sight. Almost. Here’s how he fared. Photos by Julie Vola

Published in The Stories
Monday, 31 March 2014 23:44

The E-Bike

David Mann gives us a crash course in buying an electric bike (excuse the pun). Popular in Hanoi and spreading further afield, are they the answer to a country increasingly struggling with exhaust fumes? Photos by Andy Crompton

Published in The Perspectives

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