An expressway linking Châu Đốc city in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang to Cần Thơ City and Sóc Trăng Province is expected to open by 2026. –VNA/VNS Photo Viet Nam News HCM CITY– Construction on an expressway linking Châu Đốc city in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang to Cần Thơ City and Sóc Trăng Province is expected to start in 2024 and will open to traffic in 2026, according to the Cửu Long Corporation for Investment, Development and Project Management of Infrastructure. In 2024, contractors for the project will be selected, and in the project’s first phase, the nearly 200-kilometre four-lane expressway will be built. Each lane will be 3.5 metres wide. The total investment capital for this phase is estimated at VNĐ29.6 trillion (US$1.3 billion). The project, which is under a public-private partnership, has 50 per cent of capital allocated from the Government … [Read more...] about Construction on Châu Đốc-Cần Thơ- Sóc Trăng expressway to start in 2024
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Amata City Biên Hòa. Amata plans to start construction of its Sông Khoai IP this month in Quảng Ninh Province. - Photo theleader.vnViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Amata VN Public Company Limited, a subsidiary of Thailand-based Amata Corporation PCL, expects to begin construction of the Sông Khoai Industrial Park in Quảng Ninh Province between December 20 and 25. In March, Amata VN PCL received a certificate of investment registration for the IP, located in Quảng Yên, from the People’s Committee of Quảng Ninh with a total investment capital of about VNĐ3.5 trillion for five stages. This will be Amata VN PCL’s fourth industrial park in Quảng Ninh. By November 29, the amount of compensation for site clearance of about 103 hectares reached VNĐ212.7 billion. The first phase is expected to be complete by the end of 2019, putting an area of 123ha into operation. The project aims to develop infrastructure … [Read more...] about Amata to start construction of Sông Khoai IP
Neymar is set to start Paris Saint-Germain's crucial Champions League tie at Red Star Belgrade if he comes through a pre-match training session unscathed, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Monday (Dec 10). Paris Saint-Germain's Neymar celebrates scoring his 11th league goal of the season against Bordeaux before leaving the field through injury. (AFP/NICOLAS TUCAT) "I think if training goes well today (Monday) then it's obvious he will play," the German said. The world's most expensive player came off early in the 2-2 draw at Bordeaux on Dec 2 after hurting the same groin he injured playing for Brazil against Cameroon in November. The Brazilian could line up alongside France World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe to form a potent PSG attack. Mbappe praised Neymar's ability in the pre-match press conference. "It's a massive advantage for us, we'll see on Tuesday all the quality he has," he said. "He'll be there and he'll prove his quality by helping us win." The Parisians need to win in … [Read more...] about Neymar likely to start for PSG against Red Star
Economists point out the root causes of macro-economic uncertainty and suggest ways to tackle the problem At a workshop on Vietnam's economy in 2011 and outlook for 2012 held in HCM City late last month, noted Vietnamese economists were concerned with only one topic: inflation and macro-economic uncertainty. They discussed at length all solutions to bring the economy out of the doldrums and scrutinized to what extent these solutions had been implemented. The economists agreed that the measures Vietnam is taking to curb inflation and stabilize the economy are essentially the same as those implemented in 2008. Dr. Le Dang Doanh said, "Vietnam's economy is in stagflation. The Vietnam dong is the only currency in the region that depreciates against the U.S. dollar. Recurring inflation shows that the solution applied is wrong." … [Read more...] about Economic Stabilization: Where To Start?
VietNamNet Bridge - Many schools get puzzled when implementing the pilot English teaching programme for first graders. The problem is that the demand far exceeds the teaching ability. "160 first graders have registered to learn English. The students are now put in the same classes with the students who do not have the demand to study English. However, they will be put in separated classes from the second semester. What I am worried about is that the splitting cause a great chaos," said a teacher of Bau Sen Primary School in District 5 in HCM City. … [Read more...] about Teaching English for first graders: where to start?