Tag: "residential areas"

Tien Giang spends big to reinforce Go Cong sea dike

Tien Giang spends big to reinforce Go Cong sea dike

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang will allocate more than VND32 billion (US$1.4 million) to reinforce the Go Cong sea dike to protect coastal agricultural land and residential areas in 2017.

Tree-planting campaign in Hanoi

 Tree-planting campaign in Hanoi

VOV.VN - On February 4, a ceremony was held in Tay Ho district, Hanoi to kick off a greening-up campaign in honour of the late President Ho Chi Minh.

Security camera nemesis of HCM City criminals

Security camera nemesis of HCM City criminals

Security cameras installed by citizens of several residential areas in Ho Chi Minh City have contributed to a reduction in crime as well as to their investigation.

Security cameras thrive in Vietnam

Security cameras thrive in Vietnam

Vietnamese cities are rushing to install security cameras in an effort to deter crime and ensure the safety of their neighborhoods.

Ho Chi Minh City reveals final metro routes

Preparations to build three metro lines in Ho Chi Minh City at a cost of nearly VND92 trillion (over US$4.2 billion) have been finalised, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Management Authority of Urban Railways.

Rising sea levels threaten central region's coastline

Rising sea levels threaten central region's coastline

Rising sea levels over the last decade caused the disappearance of many beautiful beaches and protected forests in central Quang Nam province and are now encroaching on coastal residential areas in Nui Thanh district and Hoi An City.

NA Chairman encourages great national unity

NA Chairman encourages great national unity

(VOV) - National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has stressed great national unity is the decisive factor behind the country’s strength and remarkable victories.

Millions of dollars invested in upgrading Can Tho city

Millions of dollars invested in upgrading Can Tho city

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is investing more than US$90 million to upgrade its urban areas. Of that amount, $69.9 million is sourced from the World Bank and the remainder from the Vietnamese Government.

Nearly 550 fires, explosions in four months

Nearly 550 fires, explosions in four months

The first four months of 2012 saw 546 fires and explosions that left 23 dead and 42 injured, and caused total losses of VND128.5 billion, the police department for preventing and extinguishing fires reports.