WB aids Vietnam’s transport, flood control efforts

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SaiGon GP English 13 hour(s) ago 2 related news

WB aids Vietnam’s transport, flood control efforts

The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank (WB) has recently approved a loan worth more than US$ 500 million in support for upgrading road and bridge connections as well as flood control and sanitation conditions in Vietnam.

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World Bank helps Vietnam improve transport, flood control

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

World Bank helps Vietnam improve transport, flood control

The World Bank on Friday approved more than US$500 million in support for improvements to road and bridge connections as well as flood control and sanitation conditions in Vietnam.

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WB funding supports transport, flood control in Vietnam

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved more than US$500 million in support for improvements to road and bridge connections as well as flood control and sanitation conditions in Vietnam.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – April 25

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – April 25

Good morning from Vietnam!

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HCM City green lights 84 flood prevention projects

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago

HCM City green lights 84 flood prevention projects

HCM City has announced that it will pump an estimated VNĐ11.61 trillion (US$505 million) into 84 projects in an attempt to reduce floods over the next five years.

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HCM City green lights 84 flood prevention projects

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SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

HCM City green lights 84 flood prevention projects

HCM City has announced that it will pump an estimated VND11.61 trillion (US$505 million) into 84 projects in an attempt to reduce floods over the next five years.

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HCMC fails to get wastewater treatment targets

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

HCMC fails to get wastewater treatment targets

Ho Chi Minh City has failed to obtain its target for the phase 2011-2015 that 90 percent of new urban areas would have wastewater treatment systems as the rate was only 50 percent by the end of last year.

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HCM City plan to build reservoirs blasted

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago 1 related news

HCM City plan to build reservoirs blasted

VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City has decided to build three reservoirs at a cost of VND950 billion (US$42 million) to prevent flooding, but critics say they are not really needed and improving the sewerage system should be the priority.

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HCM City spends US$437 million combating floods

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VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

HCM City spends US$437 million combating floods

The Prime Minister has just approved a US$437 million project on managing floods in Ho Chi Minh City by 2020, the Saigon Giai Phong newspaper has reported.

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Hanoi pushes for private vehicle reduction

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago 2 related news

Hanoi pushes for private vehicle reduction

Hanoi need joint hands from ministries and state agencies in developing a plan to reduce the use of personal vehicle in the city in order to ease the worsening traffic congestion.

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HCM City backs flood prevention plan

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

HCM City backs flood prevention plan

VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City government has signed up private firm Trungnam Group to carry out a massive anti-flood project in build-transfer mode.

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First turbine of Lai Chau hydropower plant begins operation

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Báo điện tử CP English 4 month(s) ago

First turbine of Lai Chau hydropower plant begins operation

VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung on December 23 attended a ceremony to mark the inauguration of the first turbine at Lai Chau hydroelectricity plant.

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HCM City seeks investors for flood control projects

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VietnamNet English 4 month(s) ago 1 related news

HCM City seeks investors for flood control projects

VietNamNet Bridge – HCMC is calling for private firms to implement flood control projects in public-private partnership (PPP) or build-transfer format as chronic flooding is taking its toll on the city. Several firms have shown interest in the flood control projects.

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HCM City looks for private anti-flood capital

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VietnamNet English 5 month(s) ago

HCM City looks for private anti-flood capital

Nguyen Huu Tin, deputy chairman of the HCM City People's Committee, called for raising VND15.9 trillion ($709.8 million) from private investors for anti-flooding works at a working session of the HCM City Steering Centre of the Urban Flood Control Programme and other relevant agencies on Monday.

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Ho Chi Minh City experiments with Danish flood control technology

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City experiments with Danish flood control technology

Officials in Ho Chi Minh City have been testing a Danish flood combat model for a few days, saying they will report the experimental results to the People’s Committee for their decision on whether to use it.

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