The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has just issued a plan to implement the project of developing transport infrastructure in HCMC in the period of 2020 – 2030
Total investment for projects in 2021, which needs 137,600 billion:
• Of which, the budget capital is nearly 64,000 billion VND,
• Remaining from central capital, ODA, socialization…
Projects expected to be completed:
• 4 main roads in Thu Thiem New Urban Area,
• Thu Thiem Bridge 2,
• Expanding Dong Van Cong Street (Thu Duc City);
• Upgrading Dang Thuc Vinh route (provincial road 9 – Hoc Mon district);
• Hang Ngoai Bridge (Go Vap District),
• Overpass in front of the new Eastern Bus Station (Thu Duc City)…
Key and urgent projects will be submitted for approval of investment policies
• Ho Chi Minh City – Moc Bai Expressway;
• Belt 2; upgrade,
• Expand national highways 50, 22, 13.
• An Phu intersection
• Large bridges across rivers such as Thu Thiem 4, Can Gio, Nguyen Khoai and Binh Tien street bridges…
Expected approval of investment policy in 2021:
• No. 1 elevated road (Cong Hoa – Ngo Tat To intersection),
• Overhead road No. 1, No. 5 (intersection of Station 2 – An Suong);
• Complete construction of North – South axis road (Nguyen Van Linh – Ba Chiem bridge);
• Project to connect buses with Metro No. 1, New Western Bus Station…
In the period of 2020-2030, the city needs VND 970,000 billion to develop transport infrastructure in Ho Chi Minh City.
Priority investment projects during this time:
• Expressways: HCMC – Long Thanh – Dau Giay (expanded), HCMC – Thu Dau Mot – Chon Thanh;
• National highway projects: 1, 13, 22, 50;
• Road connecting Tran Quoc Hoan – Cong Hoa;
• Complete belt 2, 3.
• Group of regional linkage projects such as Cat Lai bridge,
• The dynamic axis connecting Ho Chi Minh City – Long An – Tien Giang,
• New opening of Northwest road,
• Extending Vo Van Kiet Street,
• The elevated route crossing the Dong Nai river…
Completed and put into operation:
• Metro Line No. 1 (Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien);
• Deployment of Line 2 (Ben Thanh – Tham Luong); No. 5, phase one (Seven Hien crossroads – Saigon bridge);
• Thu Thiem light railway – Long Thanh airport;
• ICD port projects in Thu Duc city, Cu Chi district…