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Can Tho: Urban expansion towards sustainability

The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho, one of the hardest hit by climate change between now and 2050, has been upgrading and expanding its urban areas in an eco-friendly fashion that adapts to the changing climate.
Climate change response developed in Mekong Delta region Environment

Climate change response developed in Mekong Delta region

The Southern Institute for Water Resources Planning (SIWRP) has implemented a master plan to build three irrigation systems in response to climate change in Can Tho, Ca Mau and Vinh Long – the three most severely inundated cities in the Mekong Delta.
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Can Tho works to better water supply capacity

The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho is implementing a number of water supply projects in a bid to raise total water supply capacity to 491,606 cu.m a day by 2020 in accordance with the Government’s approved plan in the 2015-2020 period.
Can Tho focuses on developing new tourism products Travel

Can Tho focuses on developing new tourism products

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho puts a plan afoot to develop infrastructure and diversify tourism products in a bid to draw more visitors in 2015, according to Le Minh Son, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
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Can Tho city invests 19.5 million USD in urban upgrade

Thirteen kindergartens and primary schools in Binh Thuy, Ninh Kieu, Cai Rang, O Mon districts, the Mekong delta city of Can Tho will be built as part of the Can Tho city sub-project of Vietnam – Mekong Delta Region National Urban Development Upgrading Project.
Party leader urges Can Tho to promote motivating role Politics

Party leader urges Can Tho to promote motivating role

Can Tho should promote its role as a driving force of development in the Mekong delta region, needing to develop infrastructure, high-quality human resources, and processing industry, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has said.
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Can Tho to invest 60 million VND in building schools

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will invest 60 billion VND (2.82 million USD) to build more kindergartens and primary schools by the end of this year to ease the overload situation in some localities, a municipal leader has said.