More than 1,100 billion VNĐ invested for water supply in Mekong Delta


This is the project under the management of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) with funding provided by the state budget. The project will construct about 80 water supply works for water scarcity areas, i.e., islands, water polluted areas, coastal areas, and saline intruded areas. Seven provinces of Mekong Delta including Đồng Tháp, Bến Tre, Trà Vinh, Sóc Trăng, Bạc Liêu, Cà Mau, and Kiên Giang will benefit from this project.
The project period is as follows:
Preparation: 2020 – 2022
Implementation: 2022 – 2025
Funding allocation: 4.1 billion VNĐ for 2016 – 2020 and 1,099.8 billion VNĐ for 2021 – 2025
Source & further information: “Đầu tư 1.104 tỉ đồng cấp nước sinh hoạt cho 7 tỉnh Đồng bằng sông Cửu Long” at, accessed on 10 August 2021.