April 13, 2021 | 19:24
The dream of state-owned railway giant Vietnam Railways to develop an Asia-Europe railway link could go nowhere unless a breakthrough change in state policy emerges to open the door for domestic and international private ventures.
March 17, 2021 | 12:36
Vietnam Railways is planning to build new railway stations, warehouses, and logistics areas to increase connectivity with IPs and other means of transport.
February 03, 2021 | 13:55
Amid serious impacts on business from COVID-19, Vietnam’s state-owned transport giants like Vietnam Railways, Vietnam Maritime Corporation, and Vietnam Airlines have been setting focus on new areas in a bid to minimise losses.
September 10, 2020 | 14:00
The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement is opening new doors for EU contractors in the Vietnamese government procurement in the railway sector, and new scenarios for domestic firms, too...
July 13, 2020 | 21:25
VNR will officially launch an app for online ticket sales and payment on July 15 to improve service quality and convenience for passengers.
May 22, 2020 | 09:00
In the wake of the positive impact of digitalisation, state-owned railway giant Vietnam Railways is focusing more on technology application as a way to increase both customer experience and operational efficiency.
May 13, 2020 | 14:00
Despite the supporting policies soon ahead, state-owned transport giants will take some time to recover from the global health crisis as a fault in global supply chains remains apparent.
April 15, 2020 | 09:00
State-owned transport giants Airports Corporation of Vietnam, Vietnam Airlines, Vietnam Railways, and Vietnam Maritime Corporation suffered all-time biggest losses in the first quarter of 2020 due to COVID-19 and are trying in vain to recover, seeking for rapid supporting policies from the government.
April 02, 2020 | 21:09
State-owned railway giant Vietnam Railways is now running only a single couple of trains on the north-south network to prevent the spread of the pandemic.
February 27, 2020 | 12:03
State-owned VNR and VinaChem on February 24 signed a co-operation agreement on the transportation of apatite, fertiliser, and chemicals in 2020.
February 26, 2020 | 11:00
Amid the challenges driven by the long-awaited approval of a new restructuring plan and the impact of the global coronavirus outbreak, state-owned giant Vietnam Railways is increasingly struggling to fulfil 2020 business targets.
February 18, 2020 | 16:50
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested for an analysis on a proposal to move Vietnam Railways (VNR) under the umbrella of the Ministry of Transport following legal confusion that left the corporation with no budget for railway maintenance.
February 05, 2020 | 10:09
Passenger Train T8701/MR2 from China to Vietnam will be suspended as from 18:05 on February 4 amidst the spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV).
February 04, 2020 | 17:00
Vietnam Railways officially suspended transnational passenger trains to China from February 4 as a measure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus epidemic.
January 06, 2020 | 12:05
Vietnam Railways has launched the Hanoi-Beijing railway line on January 1, 2020 in a move to facilitate people’s travel demand.