A Vietnamese-French urban research agency has found that at least 207 heritage buildings in downtown Ho Chi Minh City have been destroyed or defaced in the last decade.
Tag - urban
samedi 12 avril 2014
vendredi 4 avril 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has asked the Hanoi government to reverse a decision to turn two streets near the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum into walking streets given the diplomatic significance of the roads.
lundi 24 février 2014
HANOI - Tourists, hawkers and motorcyclists rub shoulders every morning in the congested alleyways of Hanoi's low-rise Old Quarter, which seems generations away from the office towers and electronics megastores springing up in other parts of the capital.
dimanche 16 février 2014
HANOI — Tourists, hawkers and motorcyclists rub shoulders every morning in the congested alleyways of Hanoi's low-rise Old Quarter, generations away from the office towers and electronics megastores springing up in other parts of the capital. The quarter's street grid, laid out in the 15th century, is still dominated by dilapidated shops selling everything from brass gongs to bamboo scaffolding.
mardi 9 octobre 2012
HCMC – A considerable number of urban planning schemes for HCMC are unfeasible and impractical, proven by the fact that they require adjustments after being approved, heard the sixth meeting of the HCMC People’s Council which opened on Thursday.
dimanche 30 septembre 2012
Vietnamese and French architects are co-operating on a master plan to restore and expand the central highlands city of Da Lat into an entity covering 3,300 sq.km.
mercredi 16 novembre 2011
Ho Chi Minh City’s urban planner has completed a study to introduce walking streets into the city’s downtown in an effort to restrict personal vehicle use, Tuoi Tre quoted an official as saying Tuesday.
mercredi 23 septembre 2009
Experts believe that it is now the right time to change Dung Quat Economic Zone (EZ) into an industrial city under Quang Ngai province to create a new driving force in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI).
mardi 23 décembre 2008
Investment and Construction Authority for Thu Thiem New Urban Area (Thu Thiem ICA) looks set to clinch a contract with the French firm Defrain Souquet Architectes (DeSo) for doing the second-phase designs for Central Plaza and Crescent Park in Thu Thiem new town.