Three Japanese firms have won the contract to install intelligent transport systems in Vietnam's new expressways, with the aim of helping reduce traffic problems in the country.
Toshiba Corporation, Hitachi Ltd and Itochu Corporation have signed a contract to supply the Vietnam Expressway Corporation with electronic toll collection, traffic control and equipment monitoring systems.
The systems, worth approximately 4 billion yen (1.3 billion baht), will be installed on the 55-kilometre Ho Chi Minh and Dau Giay section of Vietnam’s North-South Expressway within the first half of 2017.
Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.