HCM City plans to seek big ADB loans for wastewater facilities

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HCM City plans to seek big ADB loans for wastewater facilities

The Department of Planning and Investment of HCMC has asked the city government to add four wastewater treatment facilities worth a total of US$890 million to the list of projects to be financed by Asian Development Bank (ADB) aid in 2016-2020.

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HCM City wants to borrow $900 million to build sewage treatment plants

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HCM City wants to borrow $900 million to build sewage treatment plants

VietNamNet Bridge - HCM City will have 12 sewage treatment plants by 2020, up from its current two. The city wants to borrow nearly $900 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to build four more plants.

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HCM City plans to seek loans for wastewater facilities

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VOV News English 3 day(s) ago

The Department of Planning and Investment of Ho Chi Minh City has asked the municipal government to add four wastewater treatment facilities worth a total of US$890 million to the list of projects to be financed by Asian Development Bank (ADB) aid in 2016-2020, the Saigon Times Daily reports.

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HCM City plans to seek loans for wastewater facilities

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VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago

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.

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Ho Chi Minh City needs $985 mln for new waste water treatment plants

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City needs $985 mln for new waste water treatment plants

Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe Canal in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Diep Duc Minh

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Altar built to discourage public urination along Saigon’s most beautiful canal

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Altar built to discourage public urination along Saigon’s most beautiful canal

With a dearth of public restrooms along the recently revitalized Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe canal in Ho Chi Minh City, local residents have come up with a spiritual solution to curb public urination.

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HCM City to offer Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe boat tours this September

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HCM City to offer Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe boat tours this September

VietNamNet Bridge – Formerly the "smelly" canal, Nhieu Loc - Thi Nghe, which runs through the five major districts in central Ho Chi Minh City, has been revived and is about to become the ideal place for visitors to enjoy boat trips.

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Slums along Saigon canals to be removed; city struggles with huge costs

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Slums along Saigon canals to be removed; city struggles with huge costs

Ho Chi Minh City has counted at least more than 17,000 shanty houses along its canals, saying that it may need hundreds of millions of dollars to relocate all the slum dwellers.

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Photojournalist displays photos of HCM City

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Photojournalist displays photos of HCM City

40 photos on Ho Chi Minh City taken from helicopter in 2014 by photojournalist Gian Thanh Son are being displayed at Ly Club in District 3.
Ly Thai To crossroads (Photo: Gian Thanh Son)

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HCM City's canals cleaned at huge cost again polluted

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HCM City's canals cleaned at huge cost again polluted

Newly cleaned and dredged canals around HCM City are quickly being re-polluted by locals who dump waste directly into them.

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HCM City's canals cleaned at huge cost again polluted

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

HCM City's canals cleaned at huge cost again polluted

Newly cleaned and dredged canals around HCM City are quickly being re-polluted by locals who dump waste directly into them.

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Water in Gia Dinh canal black from pollution, rubbish

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

Water in Gia Dinh canal black from pollution, rubbish

VietNamNet Bridge - Gia Dinh canal is well known in HCM City as the ‘dead canal’ or ‘black water canal’.

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HCMC canal dredging damages houses badly, compensation to be paid

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

Hundreds of houses along a Ho Chi Minh City canal have been weakened and are in danger of collapse reportedly because of work to dredge and clean the canal and upgrade the streets along it.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – June 2

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – June 2

Here is a summary of some of the leading news stories published on Tuesday (June 2) in Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper:

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Home-loan limit lifted for low-income earners

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

The HCM City government has decided to allow low-income people to borrow VND500 million (US$23,000) with a maximum term of 15 years from HCM City Housing Development Fund to buy housing, up from the current VND400 million ($18,400).

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