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Stricter rules over “ghost projects”

The Ministry of Construction will coordinate with localities to further inspect and investigate to detect, prevent, and punish “ghost” real estate projects in a timely manner.

VN steelmakers hit hard by virus outbreak as demand, prices spiral

Vietnamese steelmakers were in need of State support to minimise the damage caused by the outbreak of COVID-19, which could well reach a pandemic as dozens of countries reported new infections.

Huge cost hikes at Hai Phong City projects

 VietNamNet Bridge – Most construction projects in the northern port city of Hai Phong are running well above their initial cost estimates, with the cost hikes in some cases reaching thousands of billions of dong, 

Two projects found discharging waste water into Da Nang beaches

Two more construction projects in coastal Son Tra and Ngu Hanh Son districts of Da Nang have been found discharging untreated waste water into the city’s household sewage system.

Abandoned houses blot Hanoi’s landscape

 VietNamNet Bridge – Unsightly and dilapidated temporary houses for construction workers that have long since been abandoned are affecting the landscape in some parts of the city.

US$12mil a prerequisite for starting higher education institute

 VietNamNet Bridge – The government has set a mandatory prerequisite of VND250 billion (US$11.9 million) to set up a higher education institute.