The construction of Hanoi’s first metro line is expected to be completed next year, but has resulted in several accidents, one deadly. Photo: Handout

Vietnam’s tale of two metros, one built by the Japanese and the other by the Chinese

Delays and cost overruns are to be expected as the nation tries to recreate the transportion systems of its two largest cities, but accidents and mistakes on the Chinese-led project are feeding into some longstanding prejudices

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The construction of Hanoi’s first metro line is expected to be completed next year, but has resulted in several accidents, one deadly. Photo: Handout
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