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Deputy Minister Phan Thi My Linh receives the UBM Asia's Managing Director of ASEAN Business
Source: Ministry of Construction of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 18 August 2015

"Hanoi (August 17th, 2015) - Deputy Minister Phan Thi My Linh received and worked with Mr. M. Gandhi - the UBM Asia's Managing Director of ASEAN Business on applying scientific technology to water supply and drainage sector in Vietnam."


Hungary willing to assist Vietnam in water resource management
Source: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 3 December 2014

"The two countries have recognized the importance of water in sustainable development and established sustainable development goals related to water resources as well as commit to work closely on bilateral and multilateral forums."


Hanoi: Preparing to start projects of industrial wastewater treatment
Source: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 6 November 2014

"Accordingly, in November 2014, the city will start the investment project to build centralized wastewater treatment systems in Phu Thi indsutrial complex, Gia Lam District; Binh Phu industrial complex, Thach That District; Lai Yen industrial complex, Hoai Duc District."
Hanoi, 7 million people drink contaminated water
Source: Asia News
Published on 24 January 2011


"Arsenic, manganese, selenium, barium and other toxic substances were discovered in drinking water wells of the Red River Delta, which also supplies Hanoi."


Efforts to protect water resources of Cau River
Source: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 18 August 2014


"Evaluating the status of scheme implementation, the Chairman of the Commission Bui Van Hai said that, in 2013 and the early 6 months of 2014, 100% of cities and provinces located in the river basin have issued implementation plan of Environmental Protection Scheme of Cau River basin in the area and actively implemented the approved plan."


Centralized wastewater treatment system at the industrial parks in Hanoi to be built
Source: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 12 August 2014


"According to statistics, at present, Hanoi has 107 industrial zones with a total planned area of nearly 3,200hectares, of which 42 clusters have been put into operation. According to the Department of Industry and Trade, only 59 out of 107 clusters have wastewater treatment systems (accounting for 55%)."


South Korea supports Hanoi to build rain water filtration system
Source: Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Published on 24 July 2014

"The system has been launched since April 2014. Rainwater are collected from the roof, and run to filters to remove impurities, then put water in the tank, use the Korea water purifier to remove substances again. By using membrane filtration technology, water quality satisfied standards of the Ministry of Health."


Vietnam Mekong Delta to Build 30 Wastewater Treatment Plants by 2020
Source: VUFO-NGO Resource Center
Published on N/A

"Vietnam's Mekong Delta region plans to build 30 wastewater treatment plants from now through 2020."


Vietnam calls for private investment for waste water treatment
Source: Vietnam Net
Published on 11 February 2014

"A report showed that $150 million has been spent every year, or 0.45 percent of GDP in the last decade to upgrade the urban sanitation. It was estimated that $2.1 billion was spent in 1995-2009 on water drainage and waste treatment alone."