The virtual meeting between experts of the water industry in Vietnam and Hungary

Vietnam to implement advanced technologies in water source protection

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Science and Technology Associations has just organized a virtual meeting for businesses of the water industry between Vietnam and Hungary regarding current challenges and solutions to ensure security and quality of water sources in Vietnam.

A tidal flood control work in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC should build overall drainage plan for 2030

HCMC should immediately build an overall drainage plan for 2030 with visions for 2050, review existing drainage projects as they have been designed for too long and no longer suited the current situation.
Ongoing Vietwater in HCMC features technologies in waste water treatment

Ongoing Vietwater in HCMC features technologies in waste water treatment

Ongoing Vietnam’s International Water Supply, Sanitation, Water Resources and Purification Event (Vietwater) backed by Vietnam Water Supply & Sewerage Association (VWSA) has been taking place at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) from November 6.
A corner of Binh Hung wastewater treatment plant, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Wastewater treatment far behind urbanization speed: expert

Vietnam’s drainage and wastewater treatment system has been old, downgraded, asynchronous and unable to catch up with urbanization speed, said Mr. Cao Lai Quang, chairman of Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association.
HCMC loses 40 pc of clean water a day

HCMC loses 40 pc of clean water a day

The amount of clean water being lost through leakages in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City is up to 40 percent, while the national average is lower at 33 percent, Nguyen Ton, chairman of Vietnam Water Supply and Sewerage Association (VWSA), said June 19.