Construction started on February 27 on the My Thuan Bridge 2 to connect the Trung Luong-My Thuan and My Thuan-Can Tho expressways between Ho Chi Minh City and Can Tho, linking the two economic powerhouses of the southern region.
Can Tho has a lot of advantages for foreign businesses to invest in the Mekong Delta city, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Quang Manh said while meeting with Motoyuki Nakamura, director general of Tri Viet company, on January 30.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked competent ministries and companies to accelerate construction of the Trung Luong – My Thuan Expressway project in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang so that it can be inaugurated in 2021.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged ministries, Tien Giang province, investors and bankers to work to ensure the progress and equality of the Trung Luong – My Thuan expressway – a key route for the development of the Mekong Delta while chairing a meeting of permanent Cabinet members in Hanoi on July 30.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc wants a plan in place to help local businesses drive the country to fulfil economic targets this year.
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) will sell bidding documents to select investors for the North-South expressway project in the coming time, said Nguyen Danh Huy, head of the ministry’s Department of Public-Private Partnership (PPP).
The investor of the Trung Luong-My Thuan Expressway has negotiated an agreement with four local banks to receive VND6.86 trillion (US$298.7 million) to develop the long-delayed build-operate-transfer (BOT) expressway project, the Government news website reports.
Eleven investors, including those from the Republic of Korea and China, wish to invest in the My Thuan-Can Tho expressway in the Mekong Delta region.
VOV.VN - After finishing his military service in 2002, Nguyen Quoc Viet of Binh Tan district, Vinh Long province, started farming. Ten years later, he became well-off, and given many local young people a stable income.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has urged the two ministries to oversee the Trung Luong-My Thuan expressway project to speed up construction of the My Thuan-Can Tho stretch so that the entire road can be open to traffic by 2019.
A Ministry of Transport unit, the Thang Long Project Management Board, has asked the ministry to examine its feasibility study for the My Thuan-Can Tho Expressway’s first phase.
(VOV) - For fiscal year 2015-2016, the total amount of Australian aid to Vietnam has been estimated at AUD89.6 million, including AUD58.4 million as direct bilateral assistance.
(VOV) - During the 70 years since the August Revolution, including 30 years of Doi Moi, many bridges have been constructed, each in its own way contributing to the socio-economic development of the nation.
(VOV) - Danang has attracted a large number of domestic and foreign tourists to its beautiful landscape and attractive destinations.
The most important segment of the Mekong Delta highway system, the My Thuan – Can Tho highway, will kick off by the end of the year.
(VOV) - The new Australian government highly values Vietnam’s increasing profile and considers the country one of its key partners in the Asia-Pacific region, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said.