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Expressway network expected to create breakthroughs in Mekong Delta

A lot of expressway projects have been implemented and are about to start construction, creating a big opportunity for the Mekong Delta to vigorously develop.

Vietnam to have 33 new highways by 2030

With 33 highway projects totaling nearly 3,000 km long planned for construction in 2021-2030, a decade of busy expressway building is expected.

New electronic toll collection caused traffic jam at expressway

The traffic situation on the HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway has been congested in recent days after an electronic toll collection (ETC) was put into operation.

Expressway hopes feel the squeeze

Thus far, the Law on Public-Private Partnership Investment has yet to make a major effect on the transport sector.

VEC to use collected tolls from 4 highways to pay debt to Japanese contractors

Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC) is following procedures to use money from tolls collected from four highway projects to pay the Japanese contractors of the Ben Luc – Long Thanh Expressway project.

VN seeks capital for expressway projects

The Ministry of Transport has canceled bids for two component projects of the North-South expressway, national highway 45 - Nghi Son and Nghi Son - Dien Chau, because it could not find investors.

Laos considers new expressway linking Vientiane, Vietnam

The Lao government is discussing the planned route of an expressway running from Vientiane through Xaysomboun, Xieng Khuang and Huaphan provinces to the Vietnamese border.

Ministry of Transport proposes toll on State-invested expressway

The Ministry of Transport is consulting ministries and Government agencies on collecting tolls at sections of the North-South Expressway built from State capital.

Ring Road No. 3 project in HCMC must be completed by 2025: Deputy PM

The Ring Road No. 3 project, which was approved 10 years ago, must be completed by 2025 to help ease traffic jams in HCMC and connect with the southern key economic zone, said Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh.


Expressway connecting central coastal localities ready for opening to traffic

The La Son-Tuy Loan expressway connecting Thua Thien-Hue Province and Da Nang City, part of the North-South expressway, is now ready for opening to traffic.

Five localities seek PM approval for giant highway project

Hanoi and the four northern provinces of Hung Yen, Bac Ninh, Bac Giang and Vinh Phuc have proposed a major highway project to the Prime Minister.

Vietnam needs over US$32.4 bln to complete 5,000-km long expressways

According to the Ministry of Transport (MoT), its divisions are striving to complete the statement to the Politburo for the policy approval of implementing a set target of 5,000- kilometer long expressways in the whole country by 2030.

North-South Highway: slow site clearance and material shortage

Some provinces have failed to meet the Prime Minister’s deadline for site clearance for the eastern part of the North – South Highway.

Mekong Delta to have at least 300 km of expressway by 2025

The Mekong Delta will have at least 300 km of expressway by 2025, said Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The.

Dak Nong to have expressway to HCM City

The Ministry of Transport has urged the Ho Chi Minh Road Project Management Board to step up preparations for the construction of an expressway linking Dak Nong Province in the Central Highlands and HCMC.

Lang Son proposes new construction plan for $330 million Huu Nghi-Chi Lang Expressway

Lang Son People’s Committee has submitted the construction plan of Huu Nghi-Chi Lang Expressway to the Ministry of Planning and Investment

Vietnam’s North-South Expressway project gets fresh air

Vietnam is stimulating key transport projects and other infrastructure ones to support development and economic recovery in post-Covid-19. And this is a good opportunity for investors.

Two new expressways to be built in Mekong Delta

The Ministry of Transport has directed the Cuu Long Corporation for Investment Development and Project Management of Infrastructure (CIPM) to conduct a pre-feasibility study for two expressway projects in the Mekong Delta.

Expressway to connect HCM City and Tay Ninh

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to assign the People’s Committee of HCMC as the state agency to implement a project building an expressway linking the southern economic hub with Moc Bai in Tay Ninh province.

North-south expressway: foreign contractors not always the best choice

It’s time for Vietnam to build an expressway on its own, experts say.