The People’s Committee of Hanoi has asked authorised agencies and local authorities at the grass-roots levels to tighten inspection and demolish the areas being illegally used to store construction materials in the city.
Stable production and supply-demand balance has helped Vietnam’s construction materials industry better meet domestic demand, according to the Department of Construction Materials under the Ministry of Construction.
A project on developing construction materials to build facilities in coastal and island localities through 2025 has been approved by the Government, the Ministry of Construction has said.
The border demarcation and marker planting force in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong will examine the last section for demarcation along the borderline it shares with Cambodia this year.
Coal-fired thermal power plants in Vietnam release about 16.4 million tonnes of ash and cinder each year and are forecasted to discharge about 20.5 million tonnes by 2020, a report of the National Assembly (NA)’s Committee on Science, Technology and Environment has revealed.
VOV.VN -A large fire broke out at a 200 square-meter building used to sell construction materials located at 211 Nguyen Dinh Loc Street, in Dong Dong Town, Cao Loc District, Lang Son province on November 14.
A group of middle-aged and elderly residents in a region of Vietnam’s Mekong Delta have willingly built a number of bridges for years without requiring any pay in return, but they believe it is what they can do for the community that counts.
Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in August inched up 0.45% month-on-month, and 3.89% from the same time last year, pushing up the eight-month figure to 3.52% year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Construction will improve the housing market’s information system and the database on the property market to ensure sustainable development toward achieving this year's growth rate of 8.46 – 9.21%.
Province and city authorities have been told to stop investment in fired clay brick production and to prioritise investment in other environmentally friendly construction materials.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted an official welcome ceremony for his Sri Lanka counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe on the morning of April 17 at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi.
The Vietnam Glass and Ceramics for Construction Corporation (Viglacera) and the Cuba Industrial Construction Group (Geicon) have contributed over US$39.8 million in chartered capital to set up a joint venture to produce construction materials in Cuba.
More than 420 enterprises operating in the construction, real estate and interior-exterior decoration industries will showcase products at the third Vietbuild Hanoi International Expo 2016 from November 16-20.
The air quality in Hanoi has declined, especially in the inner city and near major transport routes and construction sites, the Hanoi Department of Natural Resources and the Environment said in a report which noted the rapid increase in Benzene.
The Vietnam Glass and Ceramics for Construction Corporation (Viglacera) and Cuba’s Geicons Group are set to establish a joint venture producing ceramics sanitary wares and tiles in October.
Realty developers and individual investors once rushed to build villas in Mang Den, a mountainous town of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum, before the wave subsided years ago, leaving a ‘ghost town’ of deserted edifices.
In recent months, highways across the northern province of Hai Duong have become inundated with high-capacity trucks using the roads to detour away from toll collection stations while they barrel through at breakneck speeds.
The production and sale of construction materials from the beginning of this year are quite favourable with stable prices, the Construction Materials Department under the Ministry of Construction evaluated.
It is difficult to identify the architectural structures of palaces built under the Dynasties of Ly (1010-1225) and Tran (1225-1400) due to the lack of data, heard an international workshop on February 22.
(VOV) - Viglacera Corporation will set up a joint venture (JV) with Cuba’s Geicon Company to produce sanitary ware and ceramic wall and floor tiles in San Jose and Santa Cruz in Cuba in 2016.