After facing severely public objection, Cai Lay BOT tollbooth has halted operation since August 14 to wait for decision from the Ministry of Transport (Photo: SGGP)

Public disagree with toll cut of controversial BOT tollbooth

The Ministry of Transport, the People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang and investors yesterday met and agreed to cut down tolls for all vehicles through controversial Cai Lay BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) tollbooth.
Representatives of departments at the handover ceremony (Photo: Sggp)

Defence ministry transfers land to Da Nang Airport for expansion plan

The Ministry of Defense, the Air Defense – Air Force Service and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on August 9 signed an agreement on the handover of 12.7 hectares of military land at Da Nang International Airport to the Transport Ministry to enable the airport expansion.