Total investment of Ben Thanh – Tham Luong Metro Project adjusted

Total investment of Ben Thanh – Tham Luong Metro Project adjusted

The Ho Chi Minh City Management Board of Urban Railway (MAUR) yesterday proposed to HCMC People’s Committee to direct the local authorities of the districts of 1, 3, 10, 12, Tan Binh, and Tan Phu to prepare an adjustment report for the total investment in land clearance task. This report will be submitted to the HCMC Natural Resources and Environment Department for approval soon.

HCMC adjusts progress of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line project

HCMC adjusts progress of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line project

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has approved to allow the Management Authority for Urban Railway of Ho Chi Minh City (MAUR) to continue to implement Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line while doing procedures to adjust the project's progress.
HCMC asks for untying knot in capital for metro line No.1

HCMC asks for untying knot in capital for metro line No.1

The Management Authority for Urban Railway of Ho Chi Minh City (MAUR) has been simultaneously implementing the metro construction projects No.1 (Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien) and No.2 (Ben Thanh - Tham Luong). Of which, metro project No.1 is currently facing difficulties in the capital due to obstacles in administrative procedures. Recently, the People's Committee of HCMC has sent an urgent document to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF) to request support.
The map of Metro line 2

Work on HCMC’s Metro Line 2 expected to begin at the end of this year

Despite the complicated developments of the Covid-19 pandemic, construction of the HCMC’s Metro Line No.2, connecting Ben Thanh Market in District 1 and Tham Luong depot in District 12, is scheduled to start at the end of this year while 85 percent amount of the total work of Metro Line No.1, connecting Ben Thanh Market and the Suoi Tien Theme Park in District 9, has been completed, announced the HCMC Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR).
Ben Thanh underground station on HCMC's first metro route

HCMC calls for investment in construction of Ben Thanh metro station

Chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC, Nguyen Thanh Phong gave a nod to the HCMC Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR) to rebuild the surface of Le Loi Street, on the section from Pasteur Street to Nguyen Hue Street, in District 1 for the public transport before April 30, announced the Office of HCMC People's Committee on April 6.
Functional departments, units take roles in city’s main projects

Functional departments, units take roles in city’s main projects

Chairman of HCMC People's Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on March 23 asked relevant departments and sectors to give priority to solving problems for projects, including the Metro Line No 1, the rebuilding of Ton Duc Thang Museum and construction of HCMC Center for Innovative Startup to ensure timely completion of the works.
MAUR to carry out pre-feasibility study report on HCMC-Can Tho railway project

MAUR to carry out pre-feasibility study report on HCMC-Can Tho railway project

The Ministry of Transport on January 13 delegated the HCMC Management Authority for Urban Railways (MAUR) to build the pre-feasibility study report on the construction of a railway route from Ho Chi Minh City to the Mekong Delta hub of Can Tho which is among the middle-term plans for public investment in the 2021-2025 period.
A stretch of the first metro line in HCMC, Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien (Photo: VNA)

Progress of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line could be delayed

The State Council for Pre-Acceptance Test of Construction Works has asked the HCMC Management Authority for Urban Railways (MAUR) to urgently inspect the replacement of elastomeric bearings pads for the entire length of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien Metro Line after they fell out from the bedrock at the pillar P14-10 of Package 2 (CP2).