return icon Vietnamnet.vn

Hanoi to demolish run-down apartment buildings in 2023 Q3

Vice-Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Duong Duc Tuan has just approved a plan on renovating and rebuilding old apartment buildings in the capital.

{keywords}
A degraded apartment block in the Ministry of Justice residential complex in Hanoi. — VNA/VNS Photo Minh Nghia

Plan no. 335/KH-UBND also sets up a temporary housing reservoir for house owners during the renovation and reconstruction process.

Following the inspection, several apartment blocks in Ba Dinh District will be demolished due to unsafe conditions (Grade D buildings): Block C8 of Giang Vo apartment complex; Block G6A of Thanh Cong complex; Block A of Ngoc Khanh complex; two front blocks of the Ministry of Justice complex; and the old building at No. 148-150 Son Tay Street.

No. 51 Huynh Thuc Khang Street (Dong Da District) is also classified as a Grade D building. 

The households at these locations are expected to be relocated during the first quarter of 2022. 

Demolition of Grade-D buildings is expected to take place in Q3 of 2023, while for building at No. 148-150 Son Tay Street, it will be Q3 of 2022.

Ba Dinh District People’s Committee is tasked with relocating the households during the first quarter of 2022. 

Funding will be mobilised from three sources: social capital, public investment capital, and loans from the city’s Development Investment Fund. 

In the case where the State directly implements the renovation projects, public funding is expected to include VND60.5 trillion (US$2.6 billion) for the reconstruction of four Grade-D apartment complexes (Thanh Cong, Giang Vo, Ngoc Khanh, and that of the Ministry of Justice), plus over VND4.8 trillion for five temporary housing projects.

Hanoi Department of Construction will also coordinate with the local authorities to review the assessment result and continue the inspection for the remaining buildings, according to the approved plan. 

The capital city will also evaluate the current renovation projects at eight other locations: No. 22 and No. 26 Lieu Giai Street (Ba Dinh District); No. 3A Quang Trung Street and No. 23 Hang Bai Street (Hoan Kiem District); No. 225 Thuy Khue (Tay Ho District); Block A and B of Nghia Do Apartment Complex (Cau Giay District); Blocks L1 and L2 at No. 93 Lang Ha Street (Dong Da District); Nguyen Cong Tru Apartment Complex on Pho Hue Street; and the complex of the Railway Transport Service at No. 1 Dinh Cong Street (Hoang Mai District). 

The list of apartment complexes to be demolished and reconstructed will be reviewed every six months, based on the assessment and proposal of the ward-level People’s Committees (where the buildings are located), under the supervision of the city Department of Construction.

Source: Vietnam News

Hanoi accelerates renovation of old apartment buildings by Q3 of 2023

Hanoi accelerates renovation of old apartment buildings by Q3 of 2023

The plan is considered a breakthrough in improving people’s living standard in the capital city.  

MORE NEWS

Greece supports Vietnam in promoting comprehensive partnership with EU

Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou affirmed her nation’s readiness to back Vietnam in enhancing its partnership and comprehensive cooperation with the EU, and further utilizing the EVFTA in order to boost trade ties between the two nations.

Kovalevskaya Award 2021 presented to two university professors

Two Vietnamese university professors were honoured with the Kovalevskaya Award 2021 for their outstanding achievements in applied sciences at a May 16 ceremony with Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan in attendance.

Remarks by PM Pham Minh Chinh at CSIS in Washington D.C

Prime Ministe Pham Minh Chinh has delivered a speech at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington D.C during his ongoing working trip to US.

VIETNAM BUSINESS NEWS MAY 16

Big customers to buy electricity directly from generators

Market cap of 10 State-owned firms expected at US$5 billion each by 2025

The Government has set a target that at least 25 State-owned enterprises will have a market capitalization of over US$1 billion each by 2025, including a minimum of ten firms with a market cap of over US$5 billion each.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES MAY 16

European Film Festival in Vietnam to take place in four localities

31ST SEA GAMES: UPDATES MAY 16

Five golds for Vietnam in SEA Games 31’s athletics

Microplastic pollution found in Da Nang air

Microplastic pollution in the air in both inner and suburban areas of the central city of Da Nang has become serious. Microplastics can go directly into the lungs during daily activities.

State Securities Commission prioritises stabilising solutions for stock market

The State Securities Commission (SSC) is closely monitoring the developments of the economic - political situation, assessing the influence on Viet...

Local aviation market sees strong recovery

The aviation market in Vietnam is vibrant and recovering with the number of international visitors increasing five-fold, according to experts.

Vietnamese PM receives leaders of US companies in New York

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received executives of Warburg Pincus and Glenfarne Group in New York on May 15, part of his working visit to the US and the UN.

Digital transformation: action and breakthrough results

During the time supply chains were disrupted because of the Covid-19 pandemic, Vietnam's wood and furniture industry still maintained its market share and even surpassed rivals to become the largest wood exporter to the US.

Keeping CPI below 4 pct this year a challenge for VN: Economist

It will be a challenge to keep Consumer Price Index (CPI) growth under 4 percent this year, according to an economist.

Vietnam currently tops SEA Games 31 medal tally

Vietnam is standing atop the SEA Games 31 medal tally with 68 golds, leaving second-placed Thailand far behind.

Five bodybuilding gold medals for Vietnam at SEA Games 31

Vietnam reaped a total of five gold medals among the 10 bodybuilding categories at the ongoing 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) after competitions of this sport wrapped up on May 15.
back_to_top