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Thousands in Hanoi have to live with contaminated watericon
SOCIETY19/09/20200

Thousands in Hanoi have to live with contaminated water

A quarter of a million households in Hanoi's Thanh Oai and My Duc districts are having to use contaminated water as they are still not connected to the city's fresh water system.

 
Water sector draws investmenticon

Water sector draws investment

BUSINESS
13/07/2020

The water supply and drainage sector is drawing investment thanks to its high profit margins and good growth potential.

Mekong Delta province faces severe water shortageicon

Mekong Delta province faces severe water shortage

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
22/05/2020

The Mekong Delta province of Long An, which has been hit by severe drought this year, needs more fresh water, but can only supply about 50 percent of demand from its 35 fresh water treatment plants and stations.

Half of seas, islands to be surveyed by 2030icon

Half of seas, islands to be surveyed by 2030

SOCIETY
13/01/2020

By 2050, 60% of farming areas in Vietnam will be equipped with water-saving irrigation systems, according to the country's Water Management Strategy, which was recently approved by Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.

Should foreign companies be allowed to join Vietnam's water supply market?icon

Should foreign companies be allowed to join Vietnam's water supply market?

BUSINESS
22/11/2019

The water supply market is beset with many groups of interests, according to Luu Binh Nhuong, a National Assembly Deputy.

Underground water overexploitation in HCMC causes serious subsidenceicon

Underground water overexploitation in HCMC causes serious subsidence

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/09/2019

HCMC authorities have asked city residents to fill in water wells because underground water overexploitation is believed to be the cause of flooding and subsidence.

Da Nang city faces freshwater shortageicon

Da Nang city faces freshwater shortage

SOCIETY
19/04/2019

The Da Nang Water Supply JSC (DAWACO) yesterday sent a report to the Da Nang authorities about saltwater intrusion alert at Cau Do (Red Bridge) Water Plant, the largest citywide water supply plant.

HCM City faces dangerous drinking water problemicon

HCM City faces dangerous drinking water problem

SOCIETY
13/04/2019

Over 42% of the households in HCM City are using water that isn’t safe.