The construction site of an item to prevent tidal water from the Saigon river from entering Te, Doi, Tau Hu and Ben Nghe canals (Photo: SGGP)

Major anti-flooding project rushes to finish line in HCMC

The first phase of the anti-flooding project in HCMC was kicked off on June 26, 2017 with the total capital of VND10 trillion (US$429.74 million) comprising of six tidal control sewers and five embankments with the total length of 7,801 kilometers.