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Deputy PM delivers Chol Chnam Thmay greetings in Vinh Long, Tra Vinh

07/04/2019 20:28

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has extended best wishes to Khmer Theravada Buddhist dignitaries and followers in the Mekong Delta provinces of Vinh Long and Tra Vinh on the occasion of the Chol Chnam Thmay, the traditional New Year Festival of the Khmer people in the south.

HCM City’s population growth stands at 2.15 percent in 10 years

02/04/2019 10:17

Ho Chi Minh City announced on April 1 that its average population growth rate during 2009-2019 is 2.15 percent per annum, which means the city has an addition of 170,000 people each year, equivalent to the population of a small district in the southern hub.

Programme supports residents in Dong Thap province

01/04/2019 15:09

“Thang Ba bien gioi” (The border in March) – a program to support needy local residents in border areas – was held in Hong Ngu district of the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap on March 31.

Ten outstanding young faces of 2018 announced

15/03/2019 09:40

Ten winners of the Outstanding Vietnamese Young Faces Award 2018, an annual national award to honour young people at home and abroad who have excelled in various categories, have been announced.

Ho Chi Minh City aims to finish metro in 2020

30/01/2019 08:51

The Ho Chi Minh City Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR) will work with contractors, consulting firms and others to speed up the city’s first metro route between Ben Thanh and Suoi Tien, a recent meeting heard. 

HCM City to open book street on Tet holiday

22/01/2019 15:15

Nearly 100,000 books will be put on show at the annual book street festival in downtown Ho Chi Minh City from February 2-8 in celebration of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday 2019.