Living In Asia News: November 2020

A summary of new articles and updated posts at in November 2020.

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Articles Published In November 2020

East Coast Rail Link – The new railway that will connect the Straits of Malacca to the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia

The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) is a 640 km long railway under construction in Peninsula Malaysia. This standard gauge double-track railway will connect Port Klang to Kota Bharu.

Nha Trang construction update – 2020 edition

A summary of Nha Trang construction activity in 2020.

Vega City Nha Trang

Vega City Nha Trang is a coastal resort/new urban area that features hotels, villas, shophouses, and an entertainment area.

Ho Chi Minh City construction update – 2020 edition

A summary of major building and infrastructure projects under construction in Ho Chi Minh City in 2020.

Bangkok–Nong Khai high-speed railway

The Bangkok–Nong Khai high-speed railway is a planned railway that will connect Bangkok to Nong Khai in northeast Thailand on the Laos border.

Updated Articles


China bags Cambodian airport contract in blow to French operator


China-Laos railway seals roof of its largest Vientiane station building


Transport Ministry: ECRL project ahead of schedule, to proceed with existing allocations

KL-Singapore HSR: Malaysia intends to continue with project given the ‘positive multiplier effect’ on economy, says finance minister


Lahore joins the metro club


Mindanao Railway Project to take 10-15 years to complete


Phuket’s tram plan may be replaced with electric bus rapid transit

Pattaya: High Speed Rail taking shape - nearly one billion baht compensation sums discussed


200 kph dual purpose railway better option for Vietnam

Construction of Long Thanh Airport to begin next month