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Development Investment Corporation freeway Vietnam (VEC) – the management unit of the above 4 expressways has signed a contract of service rental package non-stop toll collection with the service provider. This unit will install 155 non-stop toll lanes at stations, of which 140 new lanes are invested, 15 lanes have been installed on the Cau Gie – Ninh Binh route.
It is necessary and urgent to operate ETC at tollgates on expressways managed by VEC to replace manual toll collection.
The purpose is to ensure convenience for people to travel, reduce congestion at toll stations on peak occasions, holidays, Tet… Currently, toll stations across the country are also speeding up the installation progress of lanes. ETC remains and must be completed by July 31st.
VEC’s expressways have a very large volume of vehicles, high-speed traffic, and the installation of an automatic toll collection system must still ensure normal operation. Up to now, expressways managed by VEC have served more than 297 million vehicles, total revenue of more than 22,600 billion VND, ensuring capital for businesses to pay interest and principal.
Earlier, at the meeting in May, Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh asked VEC to speed up the implementation of ETC in expressway projects. After July 31, if any project has not been completed to collect tolls without stopping, they will have to discharge the station.
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