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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged all sectors and localities to review and formulate response plans for natural disasters and incidents.

Comprehensive plan needed to prevent flooding in HCM City

 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City needs up to VND73 trillion (US$3.15 billion) for flood prevention projects by 2020, according to its Department of Planning and Investment.

HCM City needs modern drainage: experts

 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City and southern provinces are being battered by heavy rains in the first 10 days of October. The heavy rains, together with high river tides, will cause flooding in many places, 

HCM City to spend $21m to prevent flooding in outlying district

 VietNamNet Bridge –  A VND473 billion (US$21 million) flood-prevention project in HCM City’s Binh Thanh District will be implemented in the period of 2017-2018, 

HCM City to open floodgates for 3rd time this year

 VietNamNet Bridge – The floodgates of Dau Tieng Lake in Dong Nai Province will be opened for the third time this year to ease rising flood waters,

HCM City to develop urgent plan to prevent flooding at Tan Son Nhat Airport

 VietNamNet Bridge – Party Secretary Dinh La Thang has urged HCM City authorities to develop a long-term plan to prevent worsening flooding at the country’s largest airport.

PM gives instructions on capital city planning

 VietNamNet Bridge – Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung requested that those behind a Ha Noi development master plan work on overhead and underground transport to ease congestion in the capital and neighbouring provinces.