The HCM City People's Committee on Thursday ordered relevant agencies to check on 63 ongoing embankment reinforcement works in Districts 12, Binh Thanh, Thu Duc, Cu Chi, Can Gio, Binh Chanh, Hoc Mon, and Nha Be to prevent flooding during the upcoming rainy season.
It ordered district people's committees to ensure the safety of the construction works and people and their properties to ensure no landslides occur or embankments get broken.
They have been urged to complete the works by the third quarter.
SAI GON GIAI PHONG (LIBERATED SAI GON)
Tam Ky centre to help women
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and South Korea's Ministry of Gender Equality and Family Center set up the Centre For Capacity Building Training For Women in the central city of Tam Ky on Thursday.
The centre will work to improve women's working capacity and incomes, provide them vocational and soft skills training, and apprise them of job openings.
NHAN DAN (THE PEOPLE)
New airport for Thanh Hoa approved
The People's Committee of the northern province of Thanh Hoa has approved construction of a new airport.
Tho Xuan Airport will have a capacity of 600,000 passengers per year and cost an estimated VND600 billion (US$28.4 million). Construction will begin in October and be completed in December next year.
DAU TU (VIETNAM INVESTMENT REVIEW)