Regulations on freshwater provisioning services needed

Regulations on freshwater provisioning services needed

National Assembly deputies, representatives of state management agencies, experts, and representatives from businesses and associations in the field of clean water supply services all said that Vietnam needs regulations on freshwater provisioning services to make the sector grow.

 

Japanese Government helps build classroom, road, water supply

Japanese Government helps build classroom, road, water supply

The Japanese Government will provide US$268,597 as non-refundable aid to carry out classroom-building and road -building projects in the Mekong Delta Province of Kien Giang, the Southern-Central Province of Binh Thuan and the Central-Highlands Province of Dak Lak.
A saltwater-prevention sluice in Vi Thanh city in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang. (Photo: VNA)

Mekong Delta ensures water supply

Saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta in the 2020 – 21 dry season is expected to be higher than average, but not as severe as the last dry season.

Water supply for daily, agricultural activities top priority

Water supply for daily, agricultural activities top priority

Agricultural authorities in central provinces asked irrigation management body of hydroelectric lakes to control the water discharge of downstream rivers to ensure enough water for agriculture and daily activities.
Workers installing a water supply route in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Sawaco proposes to increase water price

Saigon Water Corporation (Sawaco) has completed a water price increase project in the phase of 2017-2020, sent to authorized agencies for consideration, to have funds for improving water supply quality, safety and reducing water loss ratio to below 10 percent.
 
Residents in Can Gio District use tap water (Photo: SGGP)

$158 million invested in water supply system in HCMC

Ho Chi Minh City Finance and Investment state-own company (HFIC), State-owned commercial bank Vietcombank and the Saigon Water Corporation (SAWACO) this morning co-signed an agreement on implementation of the water supply program worth VND3,650 billion ( $158 million).