In response to the proposal from the Department of Construction, the People's Committee of Binh Dinh Province has allocated VND45 billion to mitigate flooding in the Ghenh Rang urban area of Quy Nhon City.
Since 2014, Vietnam has deployed 533 personnel, including 529 military officers and four police officers, to participate in UN peacekeeping operations at UN missions and headquarters in New York, United States.
After the General Statistics Office announced that the GRDP index of HCMC in the first quarter of 2023 had only increased by 0.7 percent, the city's leaders are looking at drastic actions to revive the economic hub to its old glory again.
Over 15 years ago, some farmers from Bac Lieu and Ca Mau provinces began cultivating shrimps on Vinh Thuan alkaline soil in Kien Giang Province. It took approximately 5-6 years for shrimp farming to become stable in the area.
After more than five years of Resolution 120/NQ-CP coming to life, local authorities and people in the Mekong Delta have been gradually building up natural farming models, creating livelihoods for sustainable development.
HCMC is facing various urban challenges like traffic congestion, urban flooding, green space shortage. They could be alleviated if the city applies more drastic measures to minimize horizontal housing structures and boost vertical ones.