Multilateral investment guarantee agency insures road project in Vietnam

Thu Thiem

The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) – the political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank group – has decided to support the rehabilitation and expansion of a section of National Highway 20, a life-line transport road in Vietnam. Accordingly, MIGA is providing non-honoring of sovereign financial obligations More...

by BTimes | Published 1 month ago

BIDV to fund section of National Highway 1A

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Vietnam’s longest cross-sea bridge to take shape

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January 28th, 2014

VN must improve waste water treatment

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January 21st, 2014

WB funds us$250 million for Vietnam”s road asset management

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January 16th, 2014

Expressway toll collection auctioned in HCM City

The Cuu Long Corporation for Investment, Development and Project Management of Infrastructure (Cuu Long CIPM) yesterday signed a contract for toll collection rights to the HCM City-Trung Luong Expressway with Yen More...

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Expressway section in southern hub gets ready

A 20km section of the Ho Chi Minh City – Long Thanh – Dau Giay Expressway will open to traffic later this month, the investor of the project has said. Mai Tuan Anh, director of the Vietnam Expressway More...

December 21st, 2013

Transport inspectors discover highway project irregularities

Tranport inspectors are criticising the execution of a build-operate-transfer (BOT) model highway upgrade in northern Thai Binh. The first of their critiques is the project’s slow progress. According to the Ministry More...

October 31st, 2013

Transport inspectors discover highway project irregularities

Tranport inspectors are criticising the execution of a build-operate-transfer (BOT) model highway upgrade in northern Thai Binh. The first of their critiques is the project’s slow progress. According to the Ministry More...

October 26th, 2013