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.
PSNews – The Municipal Police of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on August 20 hosted a ceremony to announce a decision of the Minister of Public Security on the appointment of a new Vice Director of the Municipal Police Department.
An art exhibition of 259 paintings, graphic art works and sculptures has opened at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum as part of the city’s celebrations of the 73rd National Day, which falls on September 2.
PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh City authorities held a conference on August 11 to announce the Government’s Resolution No.80/2018 on the city’s adjusted land-use master plan to 2020 and the land-use plan in last phase of the period 2016-2020.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong held a meeting on August 10 with visiting Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Nakane, who said his country wants to further promote concrete cooperation projects with the city.
As many as 550 businesses from 20 nations and territories are presenting their products at the 22nd International Exhibition on Food and Beverage and the 22nd International Exhibition on Food Processing, Packing Technology and Equipment (VietFood & Beverage – ProPack), that opened in HCM City on August 8.
Many State-owned public utility companies in Ho Chi Minh City are set to be equitised in 2019.
“Though it has long been heralded as a hip destination, Vietnam’s southern supercity somehow keeps getting cooler” is how Lonely Planet describes Ho Chi Minh City which it has named the third best place to visit in Asia this year.
As many as 778 students with outstanding performance in the 2017 - 2018 academic school year in Ho Chi Minh City were honoured in a ceremony held on July 18.
The HCM City chapter of the Vietnam Youth Federation on July 15 held a ceremony to launch the 25th “Green Summer” voluntary campaign, attracting more than 60,000 students to social activities.
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan hosted a reception in the city on July 6 for head of the Publicity Department at the Communist Party of China’s Central Committee Huang Kunming.
A get-together was held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 29 to mark the 95th year since President Ho Chi Minh (then Nguyen Ai Quoc) set foot in Russia for the first time (June 30-1923-2018).
Authorised forces in Ho Chi Minh City on June 27 discovered and seized about 12.5 kilogrammes of methamphetamine hidden in eight parcels sent to Vietnam from some European countries via express mail service (EMS).
PSNews – The 8th Tourism Promotion Organization for Asia Pacific Cities (TPO) took place on June 21 in Ho Chi Minh City with the participation of about 130 reputable Asian experts.
PSNews - In recent days, domestic dissidents and extremists with supports from overseas hostile reactionary forces distorted some contents of the draft Law on Special Administrative and Economic Zone and recently-approved Law on Cyber Security and provoked people to participate in demonstrations, causing social disturbances in HCM city, Binh Thuan and Long An.
Ho Chi Minh City Police said on June 14 that they are consolidating dossiers to deal with 310 people who caused public disorder in recent days.