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HCM City’s population growth stands at 2.15 percent in 10 years

HCM City’s population growth stands at 2.15 percent in 10 years

Ho Chi Minh City announced on April 1 that its average population growth rate during 2009-2019 is 2.15 percent per annum, which means the city has an addition of 170,000 people each year, equivalent to the population of a small district in the southern hub.

HCM City needs over US$4 billion to tackle flooding

HCM City needs over US$4 billion to tackle flooding

Ho Chi Minh City needs a large amount of money to fix its flooding problem since it was designed for two million people but the population has surged to more than 10 million, experts have said at a recent conference on the issue.

Vietnam’s Population Day celebrated in Hanoi

Vietnam’s Population Day celebrated in Hanoi

(VOV) - The Ministry of Health held a meeting in Hanoi on December 25 - the eve of Vietnam’s Population Day (Dec. 26) - promoting birth rate reduction and gender equality for sustainable development.

Population growth hits record low

Population growth hits record low

Population growth in the 2001-2010 period dropped to 1.2 percent, the lowest in fifty years, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Ba Thuy.