June 12, 2013
Hitachi said public transport is needed in Vietnam to ease congestion
Reposted from BBC News
Japanese infrastructure firm Hitachi is set to build Vietnam’s first urban railway in Ho Chi Minh City.
The project is valued at 37bn yen ($381m; £245m), and is expected to start operation in 2018.
Hitachi will deliver trains, ticketing machines, communications and signalling systems. More…
January 10, 2012
Reposted from the Asia Sentinel
Burma, long an outcast nation, is starting to see the benefit of political reforms undertaken by President U Thein Sein’s government. Although it is early days, delegations of western businessmen have started to appear on the horizon, looking for opportunity. More…