North-South Expressway

Update news North-South Expressway

Despite some obstacles, the Government is determined to complete 654 kilometers of the North-South Expressway project by 2024.

North-South Expressway: Direct appointment of contractors required

The decision on direct appointment of contractors for 12 component projects of the North - South Expressway is unprecedented.

National Assembly agrees to extend eastern wing of North-South Expressway

The National Assembly on Tuesday ratified a resolution on building the eastern section of the North-South Expressway during its extraordinary meeting in Hanoi.

Government invests in 12 more projects along North-South Expressway

The Government proposed another 12 projects covering 729km of road on the North-South Express, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Govt wants public funding for all North-South expy subprojects

The Government on November 15 suggested that the National Assembly (NA) approve public funding for all 12 subprojects of the 729-kilometer North-South expressway project in the 2021-2025 period.

More than 700km of North-South Expressway to be built

The Ministry of Transport has submitted plans to build more than 700 kilometres of extra road on the east sections of the North-South Expressway.

Major transport infrastructure works to be started in June

Four major transport projects will be kicked off in June, announced the Ministry of Transport at a conference on May 28.

Transport Ministry asked to basically complete North-South Expressway by 2025

The Government has asked the Ministry of Transport to prioritize resources to execute the eastern North-South Expressway project in the next five years and complete important subprojects by 2025.

North-South Expressway projects face materials shortage

A common problem at all the component projects of the North-South Expressway is the lack of materials.

Resolution on switching investment format of North-South Expressway’s component projects adopted

The National Assembly Standing Committee yesterday adopted a resolution on the switching of investment format of some component projects on Eastern North-South Expressway project in 2017-20 period, which failed to find investors through biddings.

Transport ministry closely supervises progress of North-South Expressway’s construction

Deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Nhat talks about the ongoing construction of sections of the North-South Expressway.

North-South Expressway to feature smart traffic system

The North-South Expressway will be equipped with a smart traffic system when put into operation to ensure efficient management and operation of vehicles, according to the Ministry of Transport.

North-South expy project: Ministry says no to ineligible investors

Investors eligible to execute the North-South Expressway’s component projects under the public-private partnership (PPP) format must be financially capable, have experience and propose the lowest amount of State funding.


Vietnam to start building North-South Expressway in September

The three sub-projects set for construction in September are sections of Mai Son – National Highway No.45, Vinh Hao – Phan Thiet, and Phan Thiet – Dau Giay.

Bidding to open for North-South Expressway project

The Ministry of Transport will launch bidding for 13 packages related to three North-South Expressway sub-projects on August 8.


VN Transport Ministry opens bids on five PPP projects for North-South Expressway

The Ministry of Transport has approved bidding documents for five component projects of the North-South Expressway to be implemented under the public-private partnership (PPP) format.

What's the real cost of the North-South Expressway?

The estimated cost of the North-South Expressway in 2018 was VND16 trillion lower than the initial estimate made in 2017 when the National Assembly decided to develop the project.

NA delegates wary of transferring parts of North-South Expressway to public investment

Some National Assembly delegates yesterday expressed concerns over the Government's decision to transfer certain components of the North-South Expressway from the PPP model to public investment, Thanh Nien newspaper reported.

Actions to spur on economic growth providing momentum

Vietnam’s efforts to accelerate public investment have gained strong momentum, laying firm groundwork for the country to boost economic growth.

Gov’t proposes investment options to develop North-South Expressway

The Government has proposed to the National Assembly three options for transforming investment models at sub-projects of the Eastern North-South Expressway for consideration.