USAID video contest highlights Vietnam’s development challenges

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The US Agency for International Development (USAID) on July 24 announced awards of a video contest it launched in January 2015 to encourage Vietnamese youth’s engagement in addressing the country’s development challenges.

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Quy Nhon city urged to inherit local tradition

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Quy Nhon city urged to inherit local tradition

VGP - Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam has asked the central city of Quy Nhon to inherit local cultural and educational tradition and base on scientific grounds in urban planning.

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Vietnam realty market recovery not due to speculation: construction minister

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Vietnam realty market recovery not due to speculation: construction minister

The recovery of the real estate market in Vietnam does not result from speculation, Minister of Construction Trinh Dinh Dung said in a recent TV show.

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In photos: Short naps in Ho Chi Minh City

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In photos: Short naps in Ho Chi Minh City

As urbanization increases rapidly, immigrants tend to move to big cities in Vietnam in the hope of having more chances to get a job.

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Hanoi’s green areas viewed from flycams

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Hanoi’s green areas viewed from flycams

VietNamNet Bridge – Amid rapid urbanization, the capital city of Vietnam still has green areas such as Kim Ma and Thanh Nien.

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Vietnam plans to have 1,000 cities by 2025

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Vietnam plans to have 1,000 cities by 2025

VietNamNet Bridge - By 2030, Vietnam will have the first megacity: HCM City and by 2025, there will be 1,000 urban areas, according to a special research report from FPT Securities Joint Stock Company (FPTS).

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Chau Doc becomes Grade-II City

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Chau Doc becomes Grade-II City

VGP – The PM has decided to recognize Chau Doc in the southern province of An Giang as the Grade-II City.

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Water quality suffers in HCM City

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Water quality suffers in HCM City

VietNamNet Bridge – The quality of water supply resources for HCM City has declined due to pollution in the Dong Nai River, experts have warned.

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HCMC concerns about clean water shortage

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HCMC concerns about clean water shortage

Dong Nai River is the main water supply source for Ho Chi Minh City. However, the quick urbanization speed of provinces and cities in the river valley has posed a challenge for the city in ensuring its water resource security, according to Dr. Nguyen Van Nga from the HCMC Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

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Binh Duong aims for urbanization rate of 85% in 2020

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Binh Duong aims for urbanization rate of 85% in 2020

The government of Binh Duong Province has set a target of increasing the urbanization rate from over 75% to 85% with a population of up to 2.5- 3 million people by 2020.

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Tracking urbanization: How big data can help shape policies to make cities work for the poor

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Tracking urbanization: How big data can help shape policies to make cities work for the poor

Every minute, dozens of people in East Asia move from the countryside to the city.

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Long An Border EZ to become Mekong Delta’s growth pole

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VGP – PM Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a master plan to turn the Long An Border Economic Zone (BEZ) of the southern province of Long An into a pole of economic development in industry, commerce and services of the Mekong Delta region, by 2030.

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VN population reaches 90.4 million, with 7.95 million in HCM City

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VN population reaches 90.4 million, with 7.95 million in HCM City

VietNamNet Bridge - As of 0h, 1/4/2014, Vietnam's population reached 90,493,352 people, including 44,618,668 men (49.3%) and 45,874,684 women (50.7%), reported the General Statistics Office yesterday.

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Vietnam’s population hits more than 90.4 million

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Vietnam’s population has exceeded the 90 million people mark since April this year, the General Statistics Office announced Wednesday.

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West Lake: green lung or dead basin?

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West Lake: green lung or dead basin?

VietNamNet Bridge – Ho Tay, or West Lake, once known as the “green lung” of the capital city of Hanoi, is dying slowly due to rapid urbanization.

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