September 15, 2021 | 08:08
The Thai government has yet to license EGATi, the investor of Quang Tri 1 thermal power plant, to invest overseas, making construction plans uncertain.
August 27, 2021 | 08:00
Over the past few years, investors have not been much inclined towards build-operate-transfer (BOT) transport projects in Vietnam, while the number of schemes with financial constraints has increased.
August 25, 2021 | 21:29
The Ministry of Transport has issued a report asking the prime minister's approval for the road system plan for the next ten years.
August 25, 2021 | 14:00
As Vietnamese invesstors are moving to accelerate corporate bond issuances and new business models to raise funds for transport initiatives to ease reliance on bank loans, more opportunities are coming for international ventures.
August 11, 2021 | 22:56
Investors of build-operate-transfer projects are expected to rejoice over upcoming solutions related to issues surrounding lending rates and VAT refunds in August.
July 31, 2021 | 13:12
The BOT contract has been signed for the Cam Lam-Vinh Hao section of the Eastern Cluster of the North-South Expressway, pushing it toward construction.
July 21, 2021 | 16:38
Toll collection at all BOT stations in the southern localities has been suspended to reduce logistics costs for local and foreign businesses and manufacturers.
May 22, 2021 | 16:23
The construction of five sub-projects of the North-South Expressway will start in May and June.
July 14, 2020 | 22:42
Despite their difficulties, the investors of four BOT thermal power plants are rushing to start operation and begin generating power.
November 01, 2019 | 15:00
In order to achieve its economic goals, Vietnam is trying to attract deeper investment from the private sector, with public-private partnerships considered one of the more effective tools.
October 28, 2019 | 09:06
Bank loans for build-operate-transfer (BOT) and build-transfer (BT) infrastructure projects by the end of September this year reached nearly VND110 trillion (US$4.72 billion), up 1.85 per cent against the end of 2018.
October 26, 2019 | 10:21
With Vietnam as a focus of President Moon Jae-in’s New Southern Policy, South Korea is supporting the country’s development of the legal framework on public-private partnership investment as a way to clear the road for its businesses to join potential projects.
October 18, 2019 | 15:30
Vietnam has closed its doors to international investors joining the Eastern Cluster of the North-South Expressway initiative, catering to domestic groups only. However, the bankability of this key national project remains in question amid various concerns
October 18, 2019 | 10:00
With the Ministry of Transport recently cancelling the international bidding process and replacing it with domestic bidding for the North-South Expressway project, the feasibility for bank loans is put on the top shelf of concerns.
July 17, 2019 | 11:58
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has pushed for the implementation of automated non-stop toll collection on all build-operation-transfer (BOT) highways across the country with a deadline of end of the year.