Residents struggle as high tide submerges Ho Chi Minh City streets (photos)

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

A high tide has inundated Ho Chi Minh City once again, flooding several streets and causing difficulties for local residents.

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HCM City and Seoul sign co-operation agreement

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

The governments of HCM City and Seoul on October 31 signed an agreement to foster friendship and co-operative relations in multiple sectors.

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HCM City to choose contractors for tidal flood-control project

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

The Prime Minister has agreed in principle to allow the HCM City administration to apply bidding selection forms in special cases under Article 26 of the Law on Bidding to select a contractor for a tidal flood control project for the city.

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HCM City to choose contractors for tidal flood-control project

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

The Prime Minister has agreed in principle to allow the HCM City administration to apply bidding selection forms in special cases under Article 26 of the Law on Bidding to select a contractor for a tidal flood control project for the city.

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Ho Chi Minh City to test centrifugal pumping system to curb flooding

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 month(s) ago 1 related news

Ho Chi Minh City is poised to install a centrifugal pumping system developed by a local private enterprise as a pilot project to combat the city’s infamous flooding.

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Historic rains deluge HCM City roads - Environment

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 month(s) ago

The need to accelerate flood-prevention projects has become more urgent than ever as HCM City mobilised workers and pumps to remove water from flooded streets following a historic downpour on Monday evening that inundated the city.

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Ho Chi Minh City spends over $940mn on flood, sewage management

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City is set to begin implementing two projects worth over VND21 trillion (US$944.7 million) for flood control and sewage management in the near future.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – September 26

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Good morning from Vietnam!

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HCM City fights pollution in canals

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

Pollution in HCM City canals is worsening as large quantities of household and industrial wastewater, as well as rubbish, are being discharged or dumped into city canals, according to the city’s Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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HCMC speeds up progress of two wastewater treatment plants

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SaiGon GP English 3 month(s) ago

HCMC speeds up progress of two wastewater treatment plants

Deputy chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa has instructed authorized agencies to speed up the progress of two wastewater treatment plants in District 9 and Thu Duc.

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Tan Son Nhat Airport seeks rescue from flood

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 month(s) ago

Tan Son Nhat Airport seeks rescue from flood

Flooding has been a headache of Ho Chi Minh City authorities for years and Tan Son Nhat International Airport is also being submerged in water while solutions are slow in being implemented.

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$3.4mn approach adopted to ease flooding on Ho Chi Minh City street

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 month(s) ago

$3.4mn approach adopted to ease flooding on Ho Chi Minh City street

Ho Chi Minh City has agreed to install a pumping machine as part of a project aimed at alleviating flooding on a main street in the city.

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Ho Chi Minh City chairman urges permanent solution to flooding

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City chairman urges permanent solution to flooding

One Ho Chi Minh City leader has brought up the ineffective solutions to flooding in the southern metropolis and called for the problem to be permanently solved in the future.

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Ho Chi Minh City copes with flooding after torrential downpour

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City copes with flooding after torrential downpour

A recent pouring rain that struck Ho Chi Minh City has urged competent authorities to speed up flood control projects and figure out new measures to deal with similar downpours in the future.

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Wetland accretion exacerbates tidal flooding in Ho Chi Minh City: expert

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 month(s) ago

A Vietnamese scientist is blaming human interference along the banks of a major river in Ho Chi Minh City for rising water levels.

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