Delays in completion of key transport projects

Delays in completion of key transport projects

The Ministry of Transport is currently facing many roadblocks in the disbursement of funds for the completion of several key transport projects for the last six months of the year. 
Many supermarkets in HCMC are in need of essential goods to serve the high demand of residents in the city during the social distance time. (Photo: Co.opmart Fanpage)

Ministries to cooperatively form special lane for essential goods flow into HCMC

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai, who takes charge of goods supply for Ho Chi Minh City and the Southern provinces, yesterday sent an urgent document to the Health Ministry and Transport Ministry regarding their collaboration in establishing a special ‘greenlight’ lane for essential commodities transport into HCMC.

Disbursement of traffic projects reaches 40 percent of year plan: Ministry

Disbursement of traffic projects reaches 40 percent of year plan: Ministry

The Ministry of Transport on July 2 revealed that at the end of June 2021, its sub-divisions disbursed about VND43,401 billion, accounting for 40 percent of the plan for the entire year, higher than that during the same period last year and the average disbursement rate of the country.
Ministry prompts repair of flood-damaged highways

Ministry prompts repair of flood-damaged highways

The Ministry of Transport yesterday required the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam to promptly repair flood-damaged sections and tackle flooding on some national highways, especially in the National Highway No.1 and Ho Chi Minh Highway.
MoT proposes reduction of airfreight rates for Bac Giang lychees

MoT proposes reduction of airfreight rates for Bac Giang lychees

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) yesterday proposed Vietnamese airlines including Vietnam Airlines, Pacific Airlines, Vietjet Air, Bamboo Airways and Vietravel Airlines to consider the reduction of airfreight rates for Thieu lychees from Bac Giang Province.