HCMC – Thu Thiem new urban area management board and Vietnam Infrastructure Development and Finance Investment Joint Stock Company (VIDIFI) last Friday commenced work on four main roads in the urban area with a total investment of VND10 trillion.
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VietNamNet Bridge – Over 20,000 hectares of forest had been chopped down for several purposes, mostly for development of hydropower plants, but only around 700 hectares had been replanted as of the end of 2012.
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VietNamNet Bridge – By the end of March, the Road Maintenance Fund collected more than VND1 trillion ($50 million) of road maintenance fees of automobile owners. The fee for motorcycles is not fixed yet. Many transportation companies propose to pay the fee on a monthly basis.
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PANO – Deputy Defence Minister and Chief of the General Staff, Senior Lieutenant-General Do Ba Ty chaired a conference to review the General Staff’s tasks in 2012 on January 10th.
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PANO - The Ministry of Transport has recently decided to stop operations at 17 toll booths across the country from January 1st, 2013, including 12 under the government agency, and the remainder still paying the cost of road construction and maintenance.
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Ngo Thinh Duc, former Deputy Minister of Transport (MoT), received an Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF) recognition award on December 4.
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VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnamese government will create the best possible conditions for Japanese businesses to invest in Vietnam, says Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
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The military command of the northern province of Quang Binh said Wednesday that a 700-lb (368-kilogram) wartime bomb had been found at a local road construction site, Vietnam News Agency reported.
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An exceedingly rare gold artifact from the 14th century was unearthed at a road construction site near the Ngoa Van Pagoda on Yen Tu Mountain in the northern province of Quang Ninh on June 21.
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More than 1,700 local households around Lai Chau Hydro-electric Plant will be evacuated in the first quarter of next year in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau.
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India's industrial output unexpectedly shrank in March by 3.5 percent as Asia's third-largest economy was hit by declining domestic demand and falling exports, official data showed Friday.
Labourers are seen working on road construction in Siliguri on May 10, 2012. Seeking to spur growth further, India' central bank in April lowered interest rates for the first time in three years, with a bigger-than-forecast 50 basis points cut in interest rates.
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Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank-STB) has recently reported the holding of its majority shareholder namely Saigon Exim Investment Joint Stock Co whereby this shareholder bought 50.4 million STB shares, accounting for 5.17 percent of the total STB shares in circulation.
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The remains of 16 more martyrs from the Vietnam War were unearthed in Khanh Hoa Province Thursday, bringing the total remains found at a local road construction site to 22, the Vietnam News Agency reported.
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