ADB funds safe water project for central VN Society

ADB funds safe water project for central VN

Some 350,000 rural workers in six provinces, mostly in the parched central region, will have access to safe water supply thanks to a project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Funds seek opportunities in Vietnam

To meet foreign investment demand, Vietnam should develop new strategies to expand the private sector to meet infrastructure and logistics challenges, speakers said at a conference held in HCM City this week.

More than 500 investors and representatives from investment funds and securities companies met at the three-day conference organised by the US-based Thunderbird University 's Global Private Equity Centre and the Vietnam Chamber Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in HCM City.

Thai bank pushes investors to explore Vietnam

The Economic Intelligence Centre of the Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has urged Thai private investors to look for opportunities in three Indochinese countries and Myanmar amidst its losing position in Vietnam.

PM approves eastern highway

An eastern north-south freeway that travels a distance of more than 1,811 kilometres from Hanoi to the Mekong Delta capital of Can Tho received approval from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung last week.

Open door for PPP investment model

About 10 infrastructure projects in areas of expressway, hi-speed railway and seaport request funding under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) form, said the Ministry of Transport (MoT).