A plan of Ho Chi Minh City to treble the number of buses running on compressed natural gas (CNG) by the end of 2017 might be in jeopardy as the CNG price has increased this year and is forecast to edge up further in the coming years.
Water pumping stations in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta provide more than 985,000 cubic metres daily to urban areas, meeting 89 percent of the need, the Ministry of Construction has said.
Experts from Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia and Vietnam have concluded that Hanoi needs a modern sewage system for flooding prevention.
(VOV) - Northern coastal provinces are bracing themselves for tropical storm Jebi which is forecast to make landfall early on August 3.
The Hanoi Sewage and Drainage Co. Ltd on November 29 kicked off a Belgian-funded project to build and upgrade three sewage pumping stations in the west of Hanoi.
Hanoi needs US$666 million for its urban drainage system until 2015, according to recent reports.
Under the National Target Program for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation, Can Tho has received over VND30 billion so far this year to improve 79 drainage pumping stations and build three new stations in Thoi Loi and Thot Not districts.