The Ministry of Transport and Communications will invest about 705 billion VND from now until 2010 in upgrading Cai Cui, Tra Noc and Hoang Dieu harbours in Can Tho under a plan to develop the transport and communication network in the Mekong Delta.
Officials and business executives from Laos, Viet Nam and Thailand as well as international organisations gathered in Vientiane on Friday for a two-day conference to seek ways to facilitate the export of goods from land-locked Laos via Vung Ang sea port of Viet Nam's central province of Ha Tinh.
The city government will use the State budget to buy the toll collec≠tion right on Nguyen Tat Thanh and Huynh Tan Phat streets, collectively called Inter provincial Road 15, to make for smooth traffic to and from seaports in the city.
Saigon New Port Co. has inaugurated a new pier and three modern gantry cranes at its port in Cat Lai in HCMC's District2.The new facilities are part of a VND744-billion project in phase two of a port develop≠ment plan in which the Gov≠ernment will move existing ports from the city center to Cat Lai and Hiep Phuoc
Norway's Barwil Agencies AS, a global port and marine services pro≠vider, has set up a joint ven≠ture with a Vietnamese part≠ner to pro vide effective, inno≠vative and cost-efficient port and marine solutions.
Plans for a major transhipment hub at Van Phong in Vietnamís Khanh Hoa province have been submitted by the Ministry of Transport for Prime Minsiter approval. The plan includes no less than 12,590m of quay for 42 berths with a total annual capacity of 17 mill TEU.