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Public skeptical as official claims HCMC has escaped severe flooding

HCMC vice chairman says the city no longer suffers the serious flooding it used to, but residents are unconvinced.

Saigon signs $608,000 pump rental deal for flood prone street

HCMC has signed a rental deal with a private company to install a water pump on Nguyen Huu Canh Street to prevent flooding.

HCMC to spend $345 million on anti-flooding projects this year

HCMC plans to spend VND8 trillion on 218 projects to combat flooding in downtown areas and part of the outskirts.
April 08, 2019 | 08:07 pm GMT+7

HCMC to spend over $20 million on reservoirs to combat flooding

Vietnam’s biggest city will invest VND475 billion ($20.4 million) to build seven reservoirs in an effort to deal with its chronic flooding problem.
December 09, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City could be a swamp 50 years from now

The city surface has been subsiding seven centimeters each year and the process is speeding up.
August 11, 2018 | 08:53 pm GMT+7
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