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HCM City to develop hi-rises along metro line

HCM City to develop hi-rises along metro line

Ho Chi Minh City plans to stop construction of high-rise apartment buildings in downtown areas and focus instead on building such residential complexes along the first metro route in the eastern part of the city comprising districts 2, 9 and Thu Duc.

HCM City to submit new plan for Metro Line No1 in July

HCM City to submit new plan for Metro Line No1 in July

The council for appraisal and adjustment of the Metro line No 1 and No 2 project of Metro Line No 1 project plans to submit a newly adjusted plan for the metro projects to the City People's Committee for approval in July.

HCM City seeks state funds for metro

HCM City seeks state funds for metro

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked the Prime Minister for permission to borrow 2.15 trillion (92.9 million USD) from the central government to pay contractors who are building Metro Line No 1.

Public votes for metro line No 3 train design

Public votes for metro line No 3 train design

More than 80% of respondents surveyed about the proposed train design for the city’s metro line 3 rated the plans highly and over 90% of them said they would love to try the new means of transport when the metro line is officially operational.

HCM City, JICA to meet quarterly to speed up projects

HCM City, JICA to meet quarterly to speed up projects

Leaders of Ho Chi Minh City and relevant agencies have agreed to meet representatives of the Japan International Cooperation Agency’s (JICA) Vietnam Office every quarter to promote projects funded through Japanese official development assistance (ODA).

Spain helps HCM City build metro line

Spain helps HCM City build metro line

The Spanish Government pledges to provide financial assistance for Ho Chi Minh City to develop one more metro line, said an official from Spain’s Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness (MEIC).

HCM City seeks extra US$800 million for metro line 2

HCM City seeks extra US$800 million for metro line 2

Ho Chi Minh City has asked the Government for an additional US$800 million for the metro No 2 line from Ben Thanh to Tham Luong to accommodate design changes and permission to delay completion until 2024.