Capital bans Uber, Grab from 13 streets during rush hours


VGP – The authorities of Ha Noi have prohibited Uber and Grab cars from entering 13 streets in rush hours  in an effort to reduce traffic congestion. 

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The municipal Department of Transport has posted signs prohibiting cars with less than nine seats and operating as paid passenger transport vehicles from 13 routes during the morning commute from 6:00 am to 9:00 am and the evening commute from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

The 13 affected streets include Hoang Hoa Tham, Mai Xuan Thuong, Giang Vo, Lang Ha, Le Van Luong, Truong Chinh, Kham Thien, Hang Bai, Phu Doan, Cau Giay, Xuan Thuy, Giai Phong, and the Chuong Duong Bridge traveling toward the city center.

The regulation took effect from January 11./.

By Kim Loan