Published: May 07, 2021
NEW ORLEANS - Backdropped by a dilapidated bridge that has outlived its expected working life by two decades, President Joe Biden sought to define the debate on his $2 trillion infrastructure plan as a question of priorities: overdue investments that would benefit a wide swath of Americans versus tax cuts that would help a wealthy few.
Published: February 16, 2021
In 2020, even best laid plans were hijacked by COVID-19. And the uncertainty of the pandemic still hangs all around us. But the world is already moving forward. KPMG recently launched a report detailing 10 Emerging Global Infrastructure Trends for 2021.
Published: September 09, 2020
HCM CITY — Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyễn Chí Dũng has urged localities in the south-east and Mekong Delta regions to develop transport infrastructure by diversifying the sources of and effectively using capital over the next five years.
Published: June 09, 2020
The Transport Ministry’s Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) announced that of the 168 infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) 121 were either under construction or had been completed. The 168 infrastructure projects are valued at Bt988.948 billion.
Published: July 05, 2019
Investors want the incoming government to stick to its investment plans for infrastructure mega-projects and release budget plans for them as soon as possible, said the head of private banking at Kasikornbank (KBank).
Published: June 18, 2019
The Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) and Nissan in Thailand have announced an agreement to ensure that home charging options and correct electrical infrastructure are in place to give Nissan LEAF customers confidence in their charging alternatives in upcountry parts of the country.
Published: November 05, 2018
Forty-five state enterprises have invested a total of Bt310.92 billion in the first nine months of this year, up 45 per cent from the same period last year, State Enterprise Policy Office (SEPO) director-general Prapas Kong-led said on Monday.
Published: June 11, 2018
THE tourism industry will serve as a key driver for Asean countries to increase their investments in infrastructure and improve the living standards of people within the region, said Wouter Schalken, senior tourism specialist of the World Bank Group.