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.
HCMC calls for investment in three wastewater treatment plants

HCMC calls for investment in three wastewater treatment plants

The Department of Construction of Ho Chi Minh City on July 18 said that from now to 2025, the city will call for ODA capital and domestic investors to carry out some wastewater treatment projects in the basin in the West of the city.
HCM City-Long Thành-Dầu Giây Highway funded by Official Development Assistance of Japan International Cooperation Agency. - VNA/VNS Photo Mạnh Linh

PM urges faster capital disbursement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for faster disbursement of Official Development Assistance (ODA) capital and concessional loans following slow disbursement in the first half of 2017.