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​A history of delays on Ho Chi Minh City’s first metro line project

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 21:53 GMT+7
A metro station is under construction in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City in this aerial photo. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A metro station is under construction in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City in this aerial photo. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A billboard providing information on Ho Chi Minh City’s metro project is badly damaged after years in the weather. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A billboard providing information on Ho Chi Minh City’s metro project is badly damaged after years in the weather. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A construction site for the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City is left abandoned. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A construction site for the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City is left abandoned. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A stretch of the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City is left unfinished after repeated deadline delays. Photo: Tuoi Tre
A stretch of the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City is left unfinished after repeated deadline delays. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
Workers walk inside an underground tunnel located beneath the downtown area of Ho Chi Minh City, where the future metro line will travel. Photo: Tuoi Tre
Workers walk inside an underground tunnel located beneath the downtown area of Ho Chi Minh City, where the future metro line will travel. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
An aerial view of the under-construction first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Tuoi Tre
Workers install tracks on the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24, 2017. Photo: Tuoi Tre
Workers install tracks on the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24, 2017. Photo: Tuoi Tre

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