Thai-Chinese high-speed railway boost economy World

Thai-Chinese high-speed railway boost economy

The Thai-Chinese high-speed railway from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima will act as a major spur to the economy, Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on October 28. He made the affirmation while presiding over a ceremony at Government House to sign a contract worth 50.63 billion THB (1.62 billion USD) for the Bangkok-Nakhon Ratchasima section of the route.
Indonesia to build two railways on Java island World

Indonesia to build two railways on Java island

Indonesia will build two railways on Java island – the world’s most populous island under the 2020-2024 National Medium-Term Development Plan signed by President Joko Widodo on January 20.
Transport ministry to prioritise investment in expressway in 2020 Society

Transport ministry to prioritise investment in expressway in 2020

The Ministry of Transport will prioritise investment in building expressways in 2020 to improve connection between economic centres, regions, and industrial parks, as well as ensure traffic safety, Minister Nguyen Van The said in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.
Japanese firms seek investment opportunities in Can Tho Business

Japanese firms seek investment opportunities in Can Tho

Can Tho city attracted the largest number of Japanese businesses who came to the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Ho Chi Minh City to learn about the investment environment in Vietnam’s southern provinces and cities, a JETRO official has said.
Roads to Long Thanh airport under consideration Business

Roads to Long Thanh airport under consideration

Roads leading to the would-be Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai have been proposed with a view to ensuring the airport’s sustainable and long-term connectivity.
Japan helps Indonesia to develop railway network World

Japan helps Indonesia to develop railway network

Indonesian Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has said that the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) was completing a comprehensive feasibility study on the Jakarta-Surabaya railway.
PM asks for quality Trung Luong – My Thuan expressway Politics

PM asks for quality Trung Luong – My Thuan expressway

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.