The Ministry of Transport and central Quang Binh Province yesterday broke ground for the widening of 29km of National Highway No 1 in Quang Trach and Bo Trach districts.
The work is being done on a build-operate-transfer basis at a cost of VND2 trillion ($95.2 million), and will be completed in 2015.
Sai Gon Tiep Thi (Sai Gon Marketing)
Work to begin on new Vinh airport
Construction of a new terminal at Vinh Airport in central Nghe An Province will begin tomorrow at a cost of VND500 billion (almost $25 millions).
Aaccording to the Airports Corporation of Viet Nam, the terminal will measure 11,700sq.m and have a capacity to handle 1,000 passengers at a given time.
Tuoi Tre (The Youth)
$285m insurance for VN's satellites
Post-Telecommunication Insurance and Bao Viet Insurance will be the insurers for Viet Nam's VINASAT-1 and VINASAT-2 satellites in 2013-14.
VINASAT-1 is insured for VND4 trillion ($190.4 million) and VINASAT-2 for VND2 trillion. — VNS