Former chairman of Danang City Tran Van Minh and his successor, Van Huu Chien, were sentenced to jail terms of 17 and 12 years, respectively, for their involvement in the acquisition of public land by Phan Van Anh Vu.
The local estate market will not see a bubble burst this year, and a land price upsurge is expected in planned special economic zones and new urban areas, the Ministry of Construction told a press briefing on January 2.
The Government Inspectorate will announce the revised zoning boundaries of five adjacent quarters affected by the controversial Thu Thiem New Urban Area project in District 2, HCMC, ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year.
The transport authority of HCMC has proposed the use of ODA loans to develop the first phase of the city’s fifth metro line. Meanwhile, the first and second metro line projects are still facing delays.
Leading Singapore-based boutique grocery and butcher brand Ryan’s Grocery officially inaugurated on December 7 its first organic food store in Vietnam at 200 Pasteur, Ward 6, District 3.