October 12, 2012 | 08:43
Japan will assist Vietnam in developing eco-city projects, said Japan’s Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Traffic and Tourism Hata Yuichiro.
September 21, 2012 | 10:49
Siemens Group has opened an urban state-of-the-art development centre named the Crystal in London
July 02, 2012 | 14:37
Thu Dau Mot City has officially been founded in Binh Duong province since June 27, 2012 following the governmental Resolution 11/2012/NQ-CP.
October 11, 2011 | 10:24
One of Hanoi’s major tasks is to complete zoning plans for the entire city by 2015.
October 09, 2011 | 22:37
If all of existing flood control projects were completed by the end of this year as scheduled, the city would not be flooded.
October 02, 2011 | 22:29
Urban railway projects are the answer to Hanoi’s traffic woes.
May 23, 2011 | 09:25
It’s proving to be a tough year for the property sector. With the government tightening monetary policies and squeezing credit lines for property trading, not to mention a jump in the interest rates of property credit to more than 20 per cent per year, can listed realty companies really hit their targets this year? Nguyen Minh Hanh, an analyst with PetroVietnam Securities Incorporated, shares her views with VIR.
March 16, 2011 | 17:57
The government has approved a construction plan for the Mekong Delta until 2020, with a vision to 2050, the Ministry of Construction announced on March 14.
March 07, 2011 | 07:30
Ralf Matthaes, Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) regional managing director for Vietnam and Malaysia, provides a unique insight into Vietnamese consumer spending trends in 2011.
February 05, 2011 | 10:36
Tet is definitely the most important and popular festival in Vietnam. It is celebrated on the first day of the Lunar New Year, which falls between late January and early February.
December 21, 2010 | 09:06
Northern Thai Nguyen province is hitting big economic jackpots thanks to its eye-catching investment achievements.
December 13, 2010 | 06:39
New urban areas must be strictly zoned along Hanoi’s new railway system and its stations.
August 30, 2010 | 14:48
A German-backed project is looking to help redraw Vietnamese architectural planners’ outlooks.
June 18, 2007 | 18:31
Vietnam must set aside enough land for the settlement of more than six million people who will come to urban areas by 2010. That is a big challenge. I think that we should make detailed plans and exploit land sources in the city centre first, instead of expanding to outskirts and taking away agricultural land
November 23, 2004 | 17:42
Private firm Bitexcoland last week broke ground on a high-end shopping mall and officetel complex in Hanoi, part of a wider trend of shopping centre development that is drastically altering Vietnam’s urban landscape.