HCM CITY (VNS) — The municipal People's Committee has approved land use planning by 2020 as well as planning in the five-year period 2011-15 of its Binh Thanh District.
Under the planning, all of the district's area of 2,070.66 ha will be non-agricultural land.
Of the total, around 833 ha will be used for infrastructure development, 761 ha will be urban area and 87 ha for production and business. In the period 2011-20, more than 233 ha of agricultural land will be converted into non-agricultural land. — VNS