The largest infrastructure investments are gravitating towards the developing economies of Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia. As these countries’ economies continue to grow, roads, rail, metro, water and waste water projects must be constructed and expanded. Vietnam has been listed among developing countries expected to lead the region in transport infrastructure growth this year.
The first edition of South East Asia Bridge and Tunnel Summit hosted on 17th and 18th of April, 2013 in Ho Chi Min, Vietnam brought together key players in the bridge and tunnel industry to discuss the current state of bridges and tunnels and to exchange ideas regarding the way ahead.
The chairman, Trinh Nguyen, Partner, Trinh Nguyen and Partners began the conference by welcoming all the delegates to the summit. She proceeded to speak about the business risks and regulatory hurdles in the bridge and tunnel sector.