The HCM City Department of Transport has piloted the installation of QR readers under street name signs that provide the streets’ historical facts, background information and designated names.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has urged HCM City to devise a long-term plan to turn the city into a smart city over the next five years and an international financial hub in Southeast Asia in the future.
HCM City plans to open more pedestrian streets in central District 1 to meet locals and tourists’ entertainment and recreational demands.
The central province has completed construction works on the second phase of the key coastal road connecting Tam Kỳ city with Chu Lai Airport and Chu Lai Open Economic Zone on 26.5km with an investment of VNĐ1.48 trillion (US$64.35 million).
The majority of National Assembly deputies agreed on the need to build a draft law on road traffic safety and order separate from the draft law on road traffic to reduce traffic accidents and tighten compliance with traffic laws.
Construction on many traffic infrastructure projects is running behind schedule due to an inefficient land clearance process.