The underground water reservoir using Japanese Crosswave technology on Vo Van Ngan Street in HCM City’s Thu Duc district has been built and proved efficient in reducing flooding. (Photo:

HCM City to build underground reservoirs

 Ho Chi Minh City’s Steering Centre for the Urban Flood Control Programme has sought the People’s Committee’s approval to build five more underground reservoirs using Japanese Crosswave technology to prevent floods in the city.
The under construction tidal flood control work in Phu Dinh wharf in District 8 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC requires continuing of tidal flood control project

The HCMC People’s Committee has required relevant agencies to create advantageous conditions to ensure continuous implementation of the first phase of VND10 trillion ($440.4 million) tidal flood control project, said the HCMC Steering Center of Urban Flood Control Program yesterday.