The street leading to the 38-ha resettlement area in Tan Thoi Nhat Ward of District 12 is uncompleted. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC suggested to prioritize socio-economic aspects in urban planning

Seeing that certain land resources in Ho Chi Minh City are underused or abandoned wastefully due mostly to project suspension and legal issues, experts in the field propose that the municipal authorities focus more on methods related to investors and law adjustment.

Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong talks to Thu Thiem residents on November 7 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC leader efforts ongoing to settle Thu Thiem planning issue

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said he would arrange another meeting with District 2 residents next week after he have had two meetings with them to solve issues about Thu Thiem new urban area planning.