The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) is planning an investigation into toll collection activities of the State-run Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) on all highways over concerns of a lack of transparency.
Transport authorities have prevented 31,000 trucks overloaded with goods or passengers from entering highways since early this year, the Vietnam Expressway Service Joint Stock Company (VEC) has said.
The Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) reported on October 3 that 142 million vehicles used expressways invested and managed by the firm by the end of September this year.
The Da Nang-Quang Ngai expressway will open for traffic on the National Day, September 2, said the investor, Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) after inspecting the whole route on August 30.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has just asked the Government to handle the state-owned enterprises (SOEs) which failed to disclose their business information in 2017 in line with the Government’s Decree 81/2015/ND-CP issued in September 2015.
The project to build an expressway with total length of 1,372 kilometers linking the northern and southern parts of the country through 16 cities and provinces has sparked controversy among experts.
While the expressway’s speed limit sits at a lofty 120km per hour, vehicles battling weekend traffic typically inch along at 10kph.
VOV.VN - State-owned Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) has announced it is deploying smart city digital solutions to enhance the experience for visitors travelling the Ho Chi Minh City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway.
Data collected from 68 surveillance cameras along the Ho Chi Minh City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway in southern Vietnam will be analyzed by a control center for real-time analysis of traffic situations.
The Ministry of Transport is promoting the use of technology in an effort to better manage the country’s highways, a ministry official said.
The Ministry of Transport continues taking measures to accelerate the equitisation and the divestment of all State capital from transport corporations in 2016.
A number of foreign companies have been rushing to negotiate with Vietnamese partners to secure the right to collect tolls on expressways in Vietnam to tap into their profit potential.
Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang decided to set up an inspection team to look into expressway projects contracted to the Republic of Korea’s POSCO Engineering and Construction (E&C) on April 9.
(VOV) - The HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway officially opened to traffic on February 8.
Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang requested the Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) complete its restructuring plans so the process can be concluded in 2015.
(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on September 21 gave the order to open Vietnam’s longest highway – Noi Bai-Lao Cai – to the public.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s longest Noi Bai-Lao Cai highway is finalizing the final stages before officially opening to the public on September 9.
(VOV) - Three Japanese firms have been awarded a contract to supply construction and transport monitoring and supervision equipment for a south-north expressway project in HCM City.
(VOV) - A section of the Noi Bai-Lao Cai Highway linking Hanoi with Vinh Phuc temporarily opened for public use on December 27.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Transport on May 19 broke ground on a project to build a national expressway from Danang city to central Quang Ngai province.