At Mae Sot-Myawaddy checkpoint (Photo: bangkokpost)

Thailand helps Myanmar develop infrastructure

The Thai Cabinet has approved a preferential loan worth THB777 million (over US$25.76 million) under a 30-year contract for Myanmar for infrastructure development in Myawaddy city.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Photo: Reuters)

Indonesian President sworn in for second term

Indonesian President Joko Widodo was officially sworn in on October 20 for his second and final five-year term with a pledge to take bolder actions in infrastructure development.

A top side view of the first metro line project Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien in the area of Ba Son shipyard, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Government supports special mechanisms for ground clearance in HCMC

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with leaders of Ho Chi Minh City on April 12 on the implementation of special policies and procedures to shorten times for the compensation, resettlement, and handover of land during ground clearance for infrastructure development in the city.
HCMC People’s Committee and IFC leaders sign the cooperation MoU on city infrastructure development in Wasington D.C on December 15 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC signs cooperation with US financier on infrastructure development

HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan worked with leaders of Internatinal Finance Corporation ((IFC) and witnessed the signing ceremony of a cooperation Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the city People’s Committee and IFC on improving and expanding city infrastructure in the US on December 15.