The capital city has proposed a VNĐ1.5 trillion (US$66 million), two-year project that will upgrade roads and divide traffic flow at the Pháp Vân-Cầu Giẽ Expressway and Ring Road No 3 intersection.
Hà Nội will take over three delayed transport projects from the Ministry of Transport to speed up efforts in curbing traffic jams in the city.
Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam yesterday joined some 500 students in cleaning up the area around Hà Nội’s Linh Đàm Lake.
Many of the lakes in Hà Nội have been cleaned up, but the water is still contaminated with organic pollutants, the municipal Department of Construction has said.
The mass fish deaths reported in Linh Đàm Lake in Hà Nội’s Hoàng Mai District are not related to its water quality, Hà Nội Environment Protection Branch officials said.
A large number of fish have been found dead in Linh Đàm Lake in Hà Nội’s Hoàng Mai District, with locals claiming polluted water was the main reason.