Compulsory civil liability insurance for the construction industry

Compulsory civil liability insurance for the construction industry

Construction contractors in Vietnam will have to buy compulsory civil liability insurance for third parties from July.
Skyrocketing material prices place duress on contractors

Skyrocketing material prices place duress on contractors

Rising construction material prices are driving contractors into a corner while having mixed effects on steel producers and construction groups.
World Steel Group: signing of $10 million package at Long Son Petrochemicals project

World Steel Group: signing of $10 million package at Long Son Petrochemicals project

Two major contractors – World Steel Construction JSC and Tan Phuoc Thinh Construction and Investment JSC – signed a cooperation contract for the $10 million package of the billion-dollar Long Son Petrochemicals Complex in the southern province Ba Ria-Vung Tau late last month.    
PetroVietnam thanks partners at Partnership Meeting 2020

PetroVietnam thanks partners at Partnership Meeting 2020

CEO Le Manh Hung expressed deep gratitude to the partners who have been joining hands with PetroVietnam to obtain 2019 achievements.
PetroVietnam tightens relationship with partners and contractors

PetroVietnam tightens relationship with partners and contractors

PetroVietnam has expressed its willingness to tighten relationship and business co-operation with domestic and international partners and contractors.
Major bidding package of Hanoi Metro Line 1 to be restarted

Major bidding package of Hanoi Metro Line 1 to be restarted

Preparations are on track to restart the process of selecting contractors for a key bidding package of Hanoi’s Metro Line 1.
Foreign contractors under the microscope

Foreign contractors under the microscope

Foreign contractors will face stricter scrutiny in the coming times as authorities aim to limit delays in a range of projects.
Transport contractors get squeezed

Transport contractors get squeezed

Pressure is mounting on transport project developers and contractors to fulfill the strict conditions of their 2012 capital disbursement targets.
Contractors in the slow lane

Contractors in the slow lane 1

Korean contractors for two major northern highway projects are facing serious penalties after dropping behind the Ministry of Transport deadlines.
Koreans contractors hit bumpy roads

Koreans contractors hit bumpy roads

South Korean contractors have hit roadblocks at a number of highway projects in Vietnam.
Vietconstech 2012 takes off

Vietconstech 2012 takes off

The International Exhibition of Construction Technology Vietconstech 2012, is expected to provide a platform where the world’s latest building technologies and solutions get exposure to Vietnamese firms.
Looking for local tools to get the job done

Looking for local tools to get the job done

Industry insiders are looking for ways to increase the use of locally-made equipment in key projects.
Looking to stomach bigger slice of pie

Looking to stomach bigger slice of pie

Foreign contractors, which dominate most local construction projects, are hurting Vietnam’s economy by slowing project implementation.
Rocket up ODA projects

Rocket up ODA projects

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) is stepping up efforts to accelerate official development assistance funded infrastructure projects.