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CAAV asks for transport ministry’s approval for Phú Quốc and Pleiku expansion plans – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Phú Quốc International Airport is determined to increase its capacity to four million visitors per year by 2020 and ten million visitors in 2030. — Photo phuquocnews.com Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has recently asked the Ministry of Transport to approve its detail planning adjustments for Phú Quốc International Airport in the southern province of Kiên Giang and Pleiku Airport in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai. The proposal was made according to Decision No 236/QĐ-TTg of the Prime…

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Ministry of Transport to accelerate North-South Expressway project – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

The Ministry of Transport plans to rush the implementation of the North-South expressway project in 2019, said Minister of Transport Nguyễn Văn Thể.— Photo vietnamfinance.vn HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Transport plans to rush the implementation of the North-South expressway project in 2019, said Minister of Transport Nguyễn Văn Thể. He said the ministry had approved a feasibility study of 11 sub-projects of the North-South expressway project since October last year and was in the process…

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Transport ministry to set higher emission standards for vehicles – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Transport (MoT) plans to tighten control of emissions of vehicles in circulation as well as used vehicles imported to curb air pollution. Under a draft decision on new emission standards which is open to the public to collect opinions, vehicles manufactured prior to 1999 will continue to face emissions stanrdards at Level 1. Level 2 will be applied for vehicles manufactured between 1999-2008 from January 1, 2021 and vehicles made after 2008 from January 1, 2020. Regarding used…

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Transport key to Kazakhstan-Việt Nam cooperation – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Co-operation between Kazakhstan and Việt Nam in transport and logistics has great potential, said Kazakhstan’s ambassador to Việt Nam Beketzhan Zhumakhanov. Situated in Central Asia, Kazakhstan could be a transit hub between Southeast Asia and Europe. Co-operation between the two countries is taking on even more importance as Việt Nam is expected to sign a free trade agreement with the European Union soon, according to the ambassador. “Once the agreement is signed, the transportation of goods between Việt Nam, China,…

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