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  • 22 May 2012

    According to the Viet Nam News, the People’s Committee of HCM City has asked the Prime Minister to instruct the Ministry of Transport to revoke licences that allow the Hiep Phuoc Maritime and Investment Joint-Stock Company to dredge river beds and upgrade the Dong Nai Waterway extending from Ong Nhieu Canal to Dong Nai Bridge. […]

  • 2 April 2012

    Illegal sand exploitation along Lang Co Bay in central Thua Thien – Hue Province has caused environmental degradation to the area and the bay, according to vietnamnews.com. Dredging of the sand along the coast from Loc Vinh Commune to Lang Co Town has increased dramatically. In Phu Hai 1 Hamlet in Loc Vinh Commune trees […]

  • 26 March 2012

    As Saigon-gpdaily.com reports, Ngo Xuan Hien, chairman of the People’s Committee of Cat Tien District, on March 24 attributed unchecked and illegal sand dredging to the frequent landslides along the banks of the Dong Nai River passing through Phuoc Son Village in Cat Tien District. The severe landslide on March 21 washed away three houses […]

  • 16 March 2012

    A contract for the Belgium funded 70 million euro project for the second phase of dredging the Soai Rap River was signed yesterday at a meeting held in honor of Crown Prince Philipp and accompanying Belgian delegation, reports Saigon. Le Hoang Quan, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, stressed how much […]

  • 23 January 2012

    The Dutch government’s NL Agency has awarded a contract for the provision of consultancy services for the Mekong Delta Plan in Vietnam to a consortium headed by consultancy and engineering firm DHV. Other members of the consortium include Royal Haskoning, Wageningen University & Research Centre, Deltares, RebelGroup and UNESCO-IHE. With its 17 million inhabitants, the […]

  • 17 January 2012

    Industrial zones (IZs) and Economic Zones (EZs) in the northern port city of Hai Phong aim to boost both foreign and domestic investment …   More info: vietnamnews [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, January 17, 2012;

  • 5 January 2012

    The HCM City administration is determined to stop flooding at 10 of 31 spots in the city by the end of the year…   (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, January 5, 2012;

  • 5 January 2012

    An unexploded bomb thought to be left over from the American War was discovered at the bottom of Dinh Lake in Ba Dinh District’s Ngoc Ha …   (vietnamnet) [mappress] Source: vietnamnet, January 5, 2012;

  • 2 January 2012

    While the seaports in HCM City and Ba Ria-Vung Tau have been always overloaded, the ports in the west of the southern region can only …   (vietnamnet) [mappress] Source: vietnamnet, January 2, 2012;

  • 30 December 2011

    Bien Hoa City Police and the waterway traffic police in the southern province of Dong Nai gave chase to nine boats seen illegally dredging sand in Tan Van Ward of the city on Thursday. While patrolling the ward at 1:30am, the police and environment protection officials spotted 30 people operating from nine boats illegally dredging […]

  • 19 December 2011

    On 19th December 2011, Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) welcomed the CMA CGM LAPEROUSE to the Cai Mep – Thi Vai Port Complex in Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province. Belonging to CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container shipping company, and with a nominal capacity of 13,830 TEU and DWT of 157,092, CMA CGM […]

  • 16 December 2011

    A three-year project will reclaim water space from buildings that have encroached on the Tan Hoa – Lo Gom Canal in the western districts of HCM City.   (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, December 16, 2011;

  • 13 December 2011

    The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has requested the City Department of Industry and Trade to coordinate with related …   (saigon-gpdaily) [mappress] Source: saigon-gpdaily, December 13, 2011;

  • 9 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    During the same week that Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) was officially inaugurated by HRH The Crown Prince of Denmark and the Vice Minister of Transportation of Vietnam, CMIT also achieved a new productivity milestone for handling a container vessel in Vietnam. Whilst working the Gjertrud Maersk on 30th November, CMIT achieved a new berth […]

  • 8 December 2011

    Two packages worth US$37 million were deployed in the northern city of Haiphong on December 6 as part of the Haiphong City Environmental …   (nhandan) [mappress] Source: nhandan, December 8, 2011;

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    After almost five years since the establishment of the company in January 2007, Cai Mep International Terminal Co., Ltd (CMIT) was today officially opened by HRH The Crown Prince of Denmark and Mr. Ngo Thinh Duc – Vice Minister of Transportation. HRH The Crown Prince of Denmark is visiting Vietnam from November 28 – December […]

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    As port and other infrastructure developments gear up in Vietnam to handle a strongly-growing economy, foreign investment in the manufacture of construction products continues apace. In its first production base for infrastructure materials outside of Japan, Nippon Steel has set up a company for the manufacture of steel pipe piles used for wharf pilings, motorway […]

  • 11 November 2011

    New flows of trade and commercial co-operation are expected to enhance relations between Luxembourg and Vietnam in the near future, …   By Quynh Hoa (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, November 11, 2011;

  • 10 November 2011

    In a major reversal of policy, building work on Van Phong port is currently suspended, the Vietnam Ports Association has confirmed… (portstrategy) [mappress] Source: portstrategy, November 10, 2011;

  • 31 October 2011

    The waterway at Haiphong’s Dinh Vu port is drying up. Designed to handle 20,000 deadweight tonnage ships (DWT), the port can currently handl…  atimes [mappress] Source: atimes, October 31, 2011;

  • 18 October 2011

    Phu Quoc Island authorities are building the Vinh Dam industrial-residential complex and a breakwater, upgrading the An Thoi Seaport, and dr… (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, October 18, 2011;

  • 18 October 2011

    The Vietnam Ports Association has spoken out to warn of substantial problems in the country’s port sector… (portstrategy) [mappress] Source: portstrategy, October 18, 2011;

  • 3 October 2011

    Vietnam’s seaport network has been developing very rapidly with a lot of seaports opening within a short time. However, Vietnam still cannot… (vietnamnet) [mappress] Source: vietnamnet, October 3, 2011;

  • 9 September 2011

    The Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta provinces will increase the combined capacity of their ports system from 15.7 million tonnes in 2010 to 28…   (vietnamnews) [mappress] Source: vietnamnews, September 9, 2011

  • 6 September 2011
    Project & Tenders

    The tardy progress of the construction of a US$2.1 million harbour in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue has left hundreds of boat … (vietnamtodayonline) [mappress] Source: vietnamtodayonline, September 6, 2011;

  • 16 August 2011

    At 115,700 DWT and with a capacity of 9038 TEU, Grete Maersk was the first Maersk Line vessel to call the newly opened Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) on its route from Asia to North America. With this first direct “Transpacific 6” (TP6) vessel calling CMIT on August 16th 2011, Maersk Line officially became a […]