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Vietnam urbanization seeks sustainable growth

Society

Vietnam urbanization seeks sustainable growth

Urbanization in Vietnam has been growing beyond forecast due to a lack of control, many experts warned at a workshop that sought for the sustainability of the planning and resilience for the country’s urban areas in Hanoi on January 10.

VN targets 38 percent urbanisation rate by 2015

Society

VN targets 38 percent urbanisation rate by 2015

Vietnam will strive to achieve an urbanisation rate of 38 percent with 870 urban areas by 2015, if the Government approves a draft national urban development programme from now until 2020 suggested by the Ministry of Construction.