Finance minister Đinh Tiến Dũng on Tuesday said that the controversial asset tax will not be on the agenda at least until the next National Assembly (NA) semester, or 2021.
Upgrades to the Chợ Gạo canal, which connects the southeastern and southwestern regions of Việt Nam, have proven ineffective after just three years of operation, experts say.
The Cai Lậy BOT toll station in the Mekong Delta province of Tiền Giang is scheduled to re-open in June after operation was suspended for over six months.
Phan Thị Thu Hiền, deputy director of the Directorate of Roads of Việt Nam, speaks to the Kinh tế Việt Nam & Thế Giới (Việt Nam & World Economy) on the safety and transparency benefits of electric toll collections (ETCs) in Việt Nam.
The Ministry of Transport does not regulate distance between toll booths in the draft version of circular No 49 on the standards of Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) toll stations, said minister Nguyễn Văn Thể.
US-based AES Corporation wants to invest in Sơn Mỹ 2 thermal power plant in the central province of Bình Thuận under the form of Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT).
Amidst the current financial constraints, the continuing mobilisation of financial resources from non-state sectors for transport infrastructure development is necessary, according to experts.
A new proposal for the reduction of toll fees, as well as the exemption of tolls for cars of 17 communes and wards located in a 10km radius of Ninh Lộc Toll Station in Khánh Hoa Province, has been submitted to the Ministry of Transport.
Nguyễn Danh Huy, general director of the transport ministry’s Public-Private Partnership Investment Project Management Department, speaks to Tuổi trẻ (Youth) newspaper about measures to attract investors to participate in BOT projects.
More efforts should be made to boost administrative reform in the banking system to further facilitate access to credit for micro, small and medium enterprises.