HCM City to clean up canals Environment

HCM City to clean up canals

Ho Chi Minh City will spend 29 trillion VND (1.3 billion USD) for anti-flooding and canal dredging, works and cleaning up its highly polluted canal network.
HCM City authorities, housing developers at loggerheads Society

HCM City authorities, housing developers at loggerheads

While housing developers in Ho Chi Minh City are looking for occupants for over 15,000 apartments they have built, the city's authorities said more such apartments are needed to resettle people moved out of their houses for various reasons.
Society

HCM City plans to seek loans for wastewater facilities

The Department of Planning and Investment of HCM City has asked the municipal government to add four wastewater treatment facilities worth a total of 890 million USD to the list of projects to be financed by Asian Development Bank (ADB) aid in 2016-2020, the Saigon Times Daily reports.
Infrastructure upgrades benefit city residents Society

Infrastructure upgrades benefit city residents

More than 7.5 million people in four cities, Nam Dinh, Hai Phong, Can Tho and Ho Chi Minh City, have been the direct and indirect beneficiaries of the Vietnam Urban Upgrading Project, which was carried out over the past 10 years.
Environment

HCM City combats pollution

Ho Chi Minh City has resolved pollution problems at 1,400 manufacturers in the city over the last 11 years by either relocating the factories or by suspending polluting operations.