The Inspectorate of the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry decided on a fine to Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) – investor of stage 1 of Long Thanh Airport project - for air pollution during the construction project.
Amid an infiltration of red basalt soil dust from the Long Thanh Airport project causing pollution and affecting residential areas, Deputy Minister of Transport Le Anh Tuan has just required the contractors to reduce dust infiltration.
Contractors will still deploy over 2,000 machines, equipment, engineers and workers for the construction of Long Thanh international airport during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, reported the project’s management board on January 18.
The delegation led by Transport Minister Nguyen Van Thang yesterday held a working session with Dong Nai Province People’s Committee, Airport Corporation of Vietnam (ACV), and related units on the status of Long Thanh Airport project – stage 1.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has recently submitted to the Ministry of Transport for appraisal and approval four investment projects on building and operating aircraft maintenance workshops at Long Thanh International Airport with a total investment of more than VND2.75 trillion (US$119.7 million).
HCMC’s eastern part, especially areas near the Southern province of Dong Nai’s Nhon Trach District, is having the potential for development. However, according to many experts, the infrastructure in the area does not meet development demand. Luckily, relevant ministries, agencies, central authorities as well as local authorities have simultaneously started implementing many transport infrastructure projects to remove this bottleneck paving the way for the area’s future development.
Deputy Minister of Transport Le Anh Tuan and Deputy Chairman of the People’s Committee of Dong Nai Province Vo Tan Duc yesterday chaired a working session with relevant departments, agencies, the People’s Committee of Long Thanh District and Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) on implementation process of Long Thanh International Airport.
The People’s Committee of Dong Nai Province yesterday informed that the locality is preparing dossiers and documents for the investment procedures of two routes connecting to Long Thanh International Airport ( DT 770B and DT 773 ) with a total investment of around VND12,354 billion (US$541 million).
Debut of masses of modern infrastructure construction nationwide has decorated the country’s new face in the last years facilitating people’s travel demand and contributing to the national gross domestic product growth rate.
The People's Committee of Dong Nai Province together with the Ministry of Transport and the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) agreed to propose the government to permit relocating 400 households, whose lands have been reclaimed for construction of two roads connecting to Long Thanh international airport, in Loc An - Binh Son resettlement area.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a decision No. 1777/QĐ - TTg approving the first phase of the Long Thanh Aiport’s construction project which will be started from 2020-2025 at an investment capital of VND109,000 billion (US$4.7 billion).
The Ministry of Transport has suggested the Prime Minister and the State Appraisal Council to select the proposal by Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) in which ACV will use its capital to invest in Long Thanh International Airport without using Official Development Assistance (ODA) funds, announced the ministry on August 9.
Long Thanh International Airport, one of Vietnam’s key projects, will make use of the most advanced technologies to reach the service quality and flying safety standards of the world's leading airports.
Feasibility study of Long Thanh airport must be submitted no later than May, Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The said to consultancy agencies at yesterday meeting on the airport construction progress.
Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The on January 7 presided over a meeting to speed up the progress of some aviation infrastructure projects including Long Thanh International Airport construction and Tan Son Nhat International Airport expansion.
Long Thanh International Airport project is expected to undertake 85 percent of international flights including flights of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and foreign airlines, said the Ministry of Transport yesterday.