All JBIC articles

  • The Can Tho Bridge in Vietnam following its collapse in September 2007. A Kobelco crawler crane is s
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    Inquiry reports on Vietnam’s Can Tho Bridge collapse

    2008-07-07T10:15:00Z

    Vietnam's Minister of Construction, Nguyen Hong Quan, has reported the failure of a temporary pillar, set on an uneven foundation, caused the collapse of Can Tho Bridge last September, killing 54 and injuring over 80 Vietnamese workers in the process.

  • This Dynapac CA252 is being used for soil compaction work on a 25 km long stretch of highway south o
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    Regional Report: Asia-Pacific

    2008-06-11T13:56:00Z

    Despite some impact from the economic problems in the US, construction growth in the emerging Asian economies remains strong. However, labour shortages and soaring materials costs are a growing threat. Chris Sleight reports.

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    Vietnam's first elevated railway

    2008-04-04T10:19:00Z

    The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is to loan over US$ 1.2 billion to finance the Giap Bat-Gia Lam Elevated Railway Project, according to an agreement signed by the bank and Vietnam's Ministry of Finance in Tokyo this week.

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    JBIC to finance Vietnam's first elevated railway

    2008-04-03T13:29:00Z

    The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is to loan over US$ 1.2 billion to finance the Giap Bat-Gia Lam Elevated Railway Project, according to an agreement signed by the bank and Vietnam's Ministry of Finance in Tokyo this week.

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    Bridge collapse

    2008-03-18T15:03:00Z

    Propping system suspected on Can Tho Bridge project