Private higher education plays an important role in promoting human resource quality, however, policies to develop private universities still face obstacles.
As many as 37 professional troupes are competing in the HCM City Open Unicorn-Lion-Dragon Dance Championship being held during weekends at Dam Sen Park in District 11.
The following are facts you should know about touring this bustling city.
On October 11, a contingent of members from the London office of the Vietnam-UK Network participated in a conference with the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.
Tran Minh Nguyet, 22, a backpacker from HCM City who experienced her first trip to Hanoi early last month, said her smartphone was the one thing she could not live without during her three-day trip to the capital city.
Several roads in Saigon’s District 1 will be closed off or restricted this weekend for an international marathon, the Department of Transport said.
More than 100 of the best entries to the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards will be displayed at many venues around HCM City and provinces until June next year.
HCM City needs to develop new laws to protect and preserve its old buildings, especially villas, experts have recommended.
The production index of the electronics industry for the first 10 months of the year increased by more than 17% year-on-year, according to the HCM City Department of Industry and Trade.
The Italian Cuisine Week (ICW) has returned for the third time to HCM City from November 14 to 29.
Although completing the majority of its economic targets for 2018, Ho Chi Minh City is still burdened with heavy pressure from its budget collection, said Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee at a meeting on November 1.
Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index went up 0.64% month-on-month and 3.42% year-on-year in October, announced the municipal Statistical Office on October 30.
A decision to implement a programme to reduce traffic congestion and accidents by 2020 has been signed by Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.
Many delegations pay tribute to former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 6.
More than 10,000 people joined the Fun Run for Charity, 18th edition held by British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV), in District 7 in Ho Chi Minh City on September 30.
The British Council Vietnam is organising the Study UK Exhibition in Hanoi on 6 October and in Ho Chi Minh City on 7 October.
PSNews - On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and France, "Sai Gon", a play that was highly appreciated at the Avignon Festival in France will be held in HCMC from September 21-22, with the performance of 11 actors who are French, Vietnamese-French and Vietnamese.
A Vietnam-Japan Festival was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations.
The 7th international exhibition on technology, equipment and solutions for electricity transmission and distribution (Electric & Power Vietnam 2018) opened in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12.
Entertainment and recreational establishments in Ho Chi Minh City have prepared a host of activities to serve demand during the occasion of the Nation Day (September 2), also a public holiday in Vietnam.