Long Thanh airport must operate first flight in September 2025: ministry

Long Thanh airport must operate first flight in September 2025: ministry

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) is set to operate the first flight at Long Thanh airport on September 2, 2025, National Day, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Infrastructure - Tue, September 13, 2022 | 3:41 pm GTM+7

US firm to join HCMC-Moc Bai Expressway project

US firm to join HCMC-Moc Bai Expressway project

The U.S.-based PHI Group said Tuesday that it has been allowed to register to invest in constructing the $711 million Ho Chi Minh City-Moc Bai Expressway project.

Infrastructure - Tue, September 13, 2022 | 3:12 pm GTM+7

Son La suggests another airport as private-public partnership project

Son La suggests another airport as private-public partnership project

The Son La administration has proposed that another airport in the northern highlands province, serving both civil and military purposes, be included in the national airports development plan.

Infrastructure - Mon, September 12, 2022 | 3:27 pm GTM+7

Transport ministry supports $185 mln Lai Chau airport investment

Transport ministry supports $185 mln Lai Chau airport investment

The Ministry of Transport said Thursday it supported Lao Chau province's proposal to build a VND4,350 billion ($185 million) new airport, for both civil and military purposes, in the northern mountainous province.

Infrastructure - Fri, September 9, 2022 | 9:06 pm GTM+7

Transport minister can appoint contractors for North-South Expressway

Transport minister can appoint contractors for North-South Expressway

The Minister of Transport and chairpersons of provinces have been authorized to appoint contractors for North-South Expressway bidding packages in 2022 and 2023, as per a new government resolution.

Infrastructure - Fri, September 9, 2022 | 4:04 pm GTM+7

Gov’t converts southern PPP expressway project to public investment

Gov’t converts southern PPP expressway project to public investment

The government has converted Bien Hoa-Vung Tau Expressway phase 1 from a public-private partnership (PPP) project to a public investment for faster completion, set for 2025.

Infrastructure - Thu, September 8, 2022 | 3:53 pm GTM+7

Deputy PM approves $355 mln southern Vietnam expressway

Deputy PM approves $355 mln southern Vietnam expressway

Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has approved a plan to build the VND8,365 billion ($355 million) Dau Giay-Tan Phu expressway in southern Vietnam as a public-private partnership (PPP) project.

Infrastructure - Thu, September 8, 2022 | 9:14 am GTM+7

HCMC seeks priority for southern rail connectivity

HCMC seeks priority for southern rail connectivity

Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee has proposed the Transport Ministry to prioritize investment in the Thu Thiem-Long Thanh and HCMC-Can Tho railway projects to bolster regional connectivity.

Infrastructure - Wed, September 7, 2022 | 9:51 am GTM+7

Hanoi to integrate bicycle lanes into infrastructure plans

Hanoi to integrate bicycle lanes into infrastructure plans

Hanoi plans to study the possibility of bicycle lanes being part of infrastructure development, a step the capital city has never taken to date.

Infrastructure - Tue, September 6, 2022 | 12:28 am GTM+7

Vietnam aviation authority seeks to expand capacity of key airports

Vietnam aviation authority seeks to expand capacity of key airports

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed that the Cat Bi, Van Don, Danang and Chu Lai airports be allowed to expand their capacities by 2030 and 2050.

Infrastructure - Mon, September 5, 2022 | 3:23 pm GTM+7

Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway creates a spectacle amidst spectacular terrain

Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway creates a spectacle amidst spectacular terrain

The Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway, which winds its way through spectacular terrain of rice fields, hillocks, sea and rivers, is itself a spectacle as aerial captures show.

Infrastructure - Sun, September 4, 2022 | 9:19 am GTM+7

Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway opens to traffic

Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway opens to traffic

Van Don-Mong Cai Expressway in the northern province of Quang Ninh opened to traffic Thursday after more than two years of construction.

Infrastructure - Thu, September 1, 2022 | 2:26 pm GTM+7

Hanoi to start building Ring Road 5 before 2030

Hanoi to start building Ring Road 5 before 2030

Hanoi aims to complete the Ring Road 4 project before 2027 and begin work on Ring Road 5 before 2030.

Infrastructure - Tue, August 30, 2022 | 10:12 am GTM+7

December start scheduled for work on Long Thanh Airport approach roads

December start scheduled for work on Long Thanh Airport approach roads

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) and Dong Nai province authorities expect to begin work this December on two approach roads for the Long Thanh International Airport.

Infrastructure - Mon, August 29, 2022 | 7:04 pm GTM+7

Northern highlands to receive infrastructure investment priority: PM

Northern highlands to receive infrastructure investment priority: PM

Public investment priority should go to expressways, airports and international border gates in the northern highlands, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said Saturday.

Infrastructure - Sun, August 28, 2022 | 3:49 pm GTM+7

Dong Nai wants additional bridge linking with HCMC

Dong Nai wants additional bridge linking with HCMC

The southern manufacturing hub of Dong Nai is asking its neighbor Ho Chi Minh City to build an additional bridge for increased traffic and economic connections between the two localities.

Infrastructure - Wed, August 24, 2022 | 11:05 pm GTM+7

Mekong Delta province plans $214 mln coastal road

Mekong Delta province plans $214 mln coastal road

Soc Trang plans to build a VND5,000 billion ($213.6 million) coastal road that connects with other Mekong Delta provinces of Tra Vinh and Bac Lieu.

Infrastructure - Mon, August 22, 2022 | 2:56 pm GTM+7

Land clearance for HCMC-Dong Nai expressway to complete this month

Land clearance for HCMC-Dong Nai expressway to complete this month

Ho Chi Minh City and Dong Nai authorities are required to basically complete land clearance for the Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway project before the end of August.

Infrastructure - Mon, August 22, 2022 | 1:36 pm GTM+7

Work on central Vietnam section of North-South Expressway to begin by year-end

Work on central Vietnam section of North-South Expressway to begin by year-end

Construction of an 88-km section connecting the central province of Quang Ngai with Hoai Nhon township in neighbouring Binh Dinh province will start by the end of this year.

Infrastructure - Mon, August 22, 2022 | 9:35 am GTM+7