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Vietnam - South Africa to lift annual trade turnover to USD2 billion
Receiving new South African Ambassador to Vietnam Mpetjane Kgaogele Lekgoro on June 21st Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong confirmed that Vietnam always considered South Africa one of its leading partners, and a gate for accessing the African market.
5,000 “Chung” cakes to be presented to visitors on Hung Kings' death anniversary
19:25 19/04/2018
Dam Sen Cultural Park will issue 40,000 invitations for families, visitors and the public to attend the Death Anniversary of the Hung Kings and the Family Festival.
Fireworks show at two locations in HCM city on April 30th
16:41 16/04/2018
A high-range fireworks display will be set off at Sai Gon river tunnel in District 2, Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city and low-range fireworks will light up Dam Sen Cultural Park in District 11 from 21h00 to 21h15 on April 30th.
PM urges faster progress of Ho Chi Minh City’s metro project
09:57 14/04/2018
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has underlined the Government’s determination to speed up the progress of Ho Chi Minh City’s metro project to serve the city’s development, reduce traffic congestions and effectively use capital.
“Krossing Over” Arts Festival to take place in Ho Chi Minh city
17:06 12/04/2018
The second edition of the Krossing Over Arts Festival (KOAF), co-organised by the French Institute in Vietnam and Kerman, will take place in Ho Chi Minh city from April 16th - 22nd.
Saigon Co.op develops network and new models in 2018
17:37 06/04/2018
In 2018, Saigon Union of Trading Co-operatives (Saigon Co.op) strives to achieve a 10% rise in revenue from the previous year, and will expand and develop new business network to better serve customers.
Ho Chi Minh city Tourism Festival 2018 to take place in April
17:51 30/03/2018
The Ho Chi Minh city Tourism Festival 2018 will be organized at September 23rd Park in District 1 on April 12th -15th.
Ao Dai Festival 2018 attracts 100,000 tourists
19:19 27/03/2018
The fifth Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival 2018 drew the participation of more than 100,000 visitors.
HCM city leader asks apartment fire checks after Carina Plaza visit
10:00 24/03/2018
Secretary of Ho Chi Minh city’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on March 23rd requested screening all firefighting plans in all apartment buildings in the city while inspecting Carina Plaza apartment complex where a fire broke out, killing 13 people and injuring 28 others early on the day.
Party Committee Secretary visits Japan
21:21 20/03/2018
During his working visit to Japan, on March 19th, Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan met with Japanese officials.