The National Assembly on Thursday agreed to spend nearly VNĐ45 trillion (US$1.9 billion) building more than 188 kilometres of highway in the Mekong Delta.
To keep the Long Thành International Airport project on schedule, the government has established an inter-disciplinary working team of officials from the transport and construction ministries and a deputy minister of transport will visit the construction site weekly to push the pace of the project.
Construction of the first phase of Ring Road No.4, which runs through five southern localities, including HCM City, should be completed by 2028, local reports say.
The HCM City Department of Transport has updated transport plans for until 2040.
Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính yesterday chaired a national teleconference between the Government and localities to look into the socio-economic situation in the first quarter of 2022.
The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) held a ground-breaking ceremony for the start of piling work at the passenger terminal of the Long Thành International Airport project on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính on Sunday visited Bình Phước to discuss infrastructure development for the south-eastern province.