Vietnam’s road sector forecast to grow 7.2 pct in 2019 Business

Vietnam’s road sector forecast to grow 7.2 pct in 2019

The expansion of Vietnam’s road network would continue in the next decade in order to support growing freight transport volumes due a projected increase in economic activity, Fitch Group’s Fitch Solutions Macro Research forecast in a report released on May 14.
HCM City seeks investments for infrastructure Business

HCM City seeks investments for infrastructure

With the aim of attracting more investment for much-needed infrastructure, Ho Chi Minh City is touting its efforts to become a digital- and knowledge-based economy with a highly skilled workforce.
New infrastructure approved for Thu Thiem resettlement area Society

New infrastructure approved for Thu Thiem resettlement area

The HCM City government has given approval to a local property developer to build technical infrastructure on three land lots covering 38.4 hectares for resettlement of residents in the Thu Thiem New Urban Area in District 2’s Binh Khanh Ward.
Blue Whale gas field project to be launched in Quang Nam Business

Blue Whale gas field project to be launched in Quang Nam

Deputy head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission and Chairman of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group’s Member Council Tran Sy Thanh held a working session with authorities of the central province of Quang Nam on March 1 to discuss the launch of Blue Whale gas field project – the largest of its kind in Vietnam.
HCM City’s An Suong tunnel project suspended Society

HCM City’s An Suong tunnel project suspended

A project to build a second branch of a double tunnel at An Suong intersection in Ho Chi Minh City’s district 12 has been suspended because affected households have refused to move and accept the compensation amount.
Vietnam needs a better Government bond market Business

Vietnam needs a better Government bond market

In recent years, the Government bond market has become an important capital mobilisation channel for Vietnam. However, the scale of the country’s bond market is modest compared to national economic scale and to other regional countries.
Phu Quoc to boost investment in socio-economic development Business

Phu Quoc to boost investment in socio-economic development

Phu Quoc island district continues to deploy synchronous solutions, creating favourable conditions, supporting investors and enterprises to implement projects as planned, speeding up construction and contributing to local socio-economic development.
Binh Duong open for investment Business

Binh Duong open for investment

To reach the targets for economic growth for the 2016 – 20 period, the southern province of Binh Duong will focus on eight major works this year to encourage new investment.
Phu Tho province puts an end to billion-USD project Business

Phu Tho province puts an end to billion-USD project

The northern province of Phu Tho has terminated an eco-residential area, resort and sports project worth about 1.5 billion USD in Tam Nong district, citing the investor’s weak capacity as the reason for this decision.