Articles about construction, infrastructure, and transport in Vietnam.
Quang Ninh Province
Quang Ninh will have 3 urban railway lines – [News: 27/03/23]
Lao Cai Province
Red River Delta Region
Hai Phong plans to build 8 new railway lines – [News: 11/06/23]
North Central Coast Region
Quang Binh Province
Thua Thien Hue Province
South Central Coast Region
Bình Dinh Province
Binh Thuan Province
Binh Thuan trip report (2023 edition) (Subscriber only)
Construction update on the Southeast coast of Vietnam. The weird building in a land corruption scandal, a mega-hotel on top of a sand dune, empty new urban developments, and the lost beach of Mui Ne.
Thanh Long Bay
A resort/new urban development on the South Central Coast of Vietnam.
Tuy Phong Station – How the proposed high-speed railway in Vietnam could transform this provincial fishing port.
South Beach Da Nang
South Beach Da Nang is a proposed multi-tower beachfront development on the road between Da Nang and Hoi An.
Cocobay Da Nang – A leisure and entertainment complex in Da Nang, covering an area of 31 hectares with a 600-metre beachfront.
Da Nang Metro – A proposed rail transit network for Da Nang and Hoi An.
Khanh Hoa Province
Ninh Thuan Province
Phu Yen Province
Quang Nam Province
Trip Report: Hoi An 2023 construction update (Subscriber only)
The Da Nang-Hoi An resort coast, more new urban areas, the fragile beaches of Hoi An, and the hidden casino resort from Macau.
Central Highlands Region
Lam Dong Province
Future Ho Chi Minh City Metropolitan Area – Construction and infrastructure projects in Greater HCMC.
Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province
Ba Ria – Vung Tau planning three urban railway lines [News: 31 May 2023]
Binh Duong Province
Dong Nai Province
Dong Nai plans 4 new urban railway lines [News: 6 Jun 2023]
Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City construction update – what to expect in 2019
Ho Chi Minh City construction update – 2020 edition
Ho Chi Minh City construction update – 2021 edition
Ho Chi Minh City construction update – 2022 edition
A guide to District 2
Construction guide for District 2 (before it became Thu Duc City).
Empire City is a major property development in District 2, Ho Chi Minh City. The project is located on one of the prime riverfront subdivisions of the Thu Thiem new urban area.
One Central HCM
One Central HCM (formerly Spirit of Saigon) is a double-tower development in Ho Chi Minh City. The two towers of 48 and 55 floors feature a distinctive design of a cantilevered overhang at the top of each building representing dragon heads.
Thu Thiem Eco Smart City
Thu Thiem Eco Smart City in Ho Chi Minh City is a major riverside development by Lotte.
Sunshine Tower – Proposed 370-metre twin tower in District 1.
Ho Chi Minh City Metro Concept Map – “If Saigon had a subway like Shanghai”.
Construction projects near Line 1 Ho Chi Minh City Metro
Line 1 of the Ho Chi Minh City Metro will be 19.7 km with 14 stations. Here is a summary of the major projects that are planned or already built near each station.
Ben Thanh Station – A 3-line metro interchange that will transform Ho Chi Minh City.
Mekong Delta Region
Phu Quoc construction report 2021 – The biggest leisure development site in Southeast Asia.
Vietnam’s booming aviation market – 2019 Report
Why Vietnam’s aviation sector is booming, current and prospective airlines, future challenges, and potential new routes.
Mekong Delta Railway
The proposed Ho Chi Minh City – Can Tho railway.
Southern Economic Corridor Railway – Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City by rail.
Quang Nam plans urban railway line connecting Da Nang and Chu Lai airports – [News: 04/07/23]
Putting into operation four new stations on the North-South railway line – [News: 04/07/23]