Head of HCMC Commission of Mass Mobilization Nguyen Huu Hiep (2nd, R) offers gifts to households that move to temporary accommodation in Thanh Da Trade Union hotel in Binh Thanh District amid pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

Mobilizing community implemented skillfully with a sincere attitude

The Party Central Committee (PCC)'s Commission for Mass Mobilisation has just coordinated with the HCMC Commission of Mass Mobilization and Binh Thanh District to call up more than 2,000 local residents, who are living in substandard rental housing and slums in 16 wards in Binh Thanh District, for moving to the apartment building at 1050 Chu Van An and Thanh Da Trade Union hotel during citywide social distancing amid pandemic complexities, said Head of HCMC Commission of Mass Mobilization Nguyen Huu Hiep.
Binh Thanh District has new Covid-19 treatment facility

Binh Thanh District has new Covid-19 treatment facility

The Covid-19 pandemic treatment facility at Binh Hoa Primary School, Chu Van An Street, Ward 12, Binh Thanh District was officially put into operation and received the first coronavirus patients on August 2. 
Self-sufficient model encouraged for communities in lockdown

Self-sufficient model encouraged for communities in lockdown

On July 30, Mr. Nguyen Ho Hai, Deputy Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee and local officials from Binh Thanh district visited and presented gifts to 60 households in the locked down alley at 290 No Trang Long, Ward 12, Binh Thanh, HCMC.
HCMC plans to build residential water drainage systems through  sewers in Binh Thanh District in the first quarter of 2020.

Water drainage project in Binh Thanh District worth nearly VND 220 bln

According to Deputy Director of Management Board of Urban Infrastructure Construction and Investment of Ho Chi Minh City Mr. Nguyen Hoang Anh Dung, the city scheduled to build residential water drainage systems through  sewers in Binh Thanh District for the first quarter of 2020. 
A top side view of Binh Quoi-Thanh Da area in HCMC

HCMC to adjust Binh Quoi-Thanh Da plan boundary

HCMC will consider and adjust the plan boundary of Binh Quoi-Thanh Da area in Binh Thanh district to suit practice and facilitate residents’ self-development in line with plan, announced office chief of the city People’s Committee Vo Van Hoan at a press conference yesterday.
Deputy PM requires overall inspection over sluggish urban project

Deputy PM requires overall inspection over sluggish urban project

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has required the HCMC People’s Committee to comprehensively inspect Mieu Noi residential area project, which has completed 90 percent of work volume since 2002 and been stagnant until now.
Nguyen Huu Canh street, Binh Thanh district was heavily flooded during a heavy rain in October last year (Photo: SGGP)

Nearly 18 percent of HCMC area in danger of flooding

If sea level rises 100 centimeters by 2100, 17.8 percent area of HCMC will be flooded, says the HCMC Department of Natural Resources and Environment quoting climate change and sea level rise scenario issued last year.