Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Hanoi has created urban development plans for the banks of the Hong (Red) River, yet problems remain due to lack of flood and dyke planning. Planners have been seeking solutions to balance sustainable development with land and water resources. In 2006, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development submitted a plan to the Government on flood prevention and control and dyke system reinforcement on the Red and Thai Binh rivers, reported Kinh Te Do Thi (Economy and City) newspaper. Under the plan, it was necessary to move 855,993 people who lived on an area of 12,504ha on riverbanks to ensure safe flood discharging. The areas for housing were below 15 percent of the river banks in Tam Xa- Xuan Canh and Long Bien-Cu Khoi areas in Hanoi. The plan, which was approved but has not yet been carried out, was estimated to cost 113 trillion VND (4.9 billion USD). Along with funding from the State budget, revenue was to be drawn from the auction of land use rights in the … [Read more...] about Planning on Red River banks needs work
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The Central Inspection Committee concluded in 2018 that Cang, while serving as director of the city's Department of Transport, had violated land and construction investment regulations by signing a build-transfer contract with Dai Quang Minh Construction Investment JSC in 2013 for building four major roads running a total of nearly 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) in the Thu Thiem New Urban Area. … [Read more...] about HCMC Party official gets away with formal criticism for violations
Hanoi (VNA) - Wood and wooden product exports hit 1.05 billion USD in July, bringing the figure to 6.09 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 6.2 percent, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has revealed. … [Read more...] about Wood, wooden product exports rise 6.2 pct.
The volume of cargo handled by them is growing at 5 per cent a year, with the goods brought mainly by road, meaning the number of container trucks going in and out of the ports is huge. … [Read more...] about HCM City transport department wants to collect infrastructure fees at ports
Accordingly, the municipal People’s Committee ordered the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to collaborate with the Department of Science and Technology to support and advise cooperatives on tools to manage productivity, quality, intellectual property, and innovation; support the transfer of the model of applying scientific and technological advances and innovation to promote agricultural production, and improve the capacity of agricultural production and processing cooperatives. Besides, cooperatives should proactively restructure their products, reorient investment, switch to produce market-linked products, increase the proportion of deep processing, and improve agricultural production capacity to adapt to climate change. The Department of Industry and Trade of HCMC helps to develop the agricultural markets; strengthen the management, forecasting, and information on agricultural markets to limit the situation of bumper crops - low prices; support to expand … [Read more...] about City provides support to cooperatives amid Covid-19 pandemic