Take a look at Hanoi’s new ‘gold’ road International

The road in Vietnam’s capital cost a whopping $43 million, earning it the shiny nickname. The 1.5-kilometer road connecting Nguyen Van Cu Street and the Red River in Long Bien District opened in January 2017 after three years of construction. Work cost VND985 billion ($43.3 million), more than half of which was spent on compensating […]

Work spins into action at $80 mln wind power project in south-central Vietnam – International

Singapore-based renewable energy developer The Blue Circle and a Vietnamese partner started construction on an $80 million wind power plant in Vietnam’s south-central province of Ninh Thuan on Friday. The Blue Circle, one of Southeast Asia’s leading wind energy developers, is building the 40-megawatt Dam Nai plant with Vietnamese firm TSV Company, VietnamPlus reported. Ninh Thuan is […]

Argentine tourist killed in traffic accident in Vietnam International

By VnExpress  &nbspApril 28, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7 A scene of the fatal accident in Tuyen Quang Province. Photo courtesy of Giao Thong Newspaper The victim was traveling on motorbike through a mountainous area when the accident took place. An Argentine traveler has been killed earlier this week in a road accident in the […]

Russian Navy ship group starts 5-day visit to Vietnam International

By VnExpress  &nbspApril 28, 2017 | 09:59 am GMT+7 The missile cruiser Varyag of the Russian navy’s Pacific Fleet. Photo by Navaltoday The visit aims to enhance the countries’ comprehensive strategic partnership. A group of three ships under the Russia’s Pacific Fleet arrived at a key port facility in Vietnam on Thursday as part of […]