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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.
Admiring Ao dai in HCM city
16:25 05/03/2018
The 5th HCM City Ao dai Festival 2018, themed “Charming Ao dai”', is taking place at Nguyen Hue pedestrian street from March 3rd to 7th.
HCM City to pilot ’smart schools’
11:10 04/03/2018
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training has sought approval from the People’s Committee for piloting a “smart schools” programme based extensively on IT use in management and communication between schools and students’ families.
Bulgaria’s National Day marked in HCM city
10:36 03/03/2018
The Ho Chi Minh city Union of Friendship Organisations and the Vietnam-Bulgaria Friendship Association of HCM city co-hosted a ceremony on March 2nd to celebrate Bulgaria’s 140th National Day (March 3rd).
Schoolgirls in HCM city mobilized to wear Ao dai
18:06 01/03/2018
The Trade Union of HCM city Education Sector has launched all female officers, teachers, and schoolgirls to wear Ao dai in March to respond to the 5th HCM city Ao dai Festival 2018.
HCM city steps up cooperation with German universities
11:25 01/03/2018
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan highly valued cooperation between Vietnam and Germany, including educational collaboration, while receiving Professor, Honorary Doctor Horst Hippler, who is President of the German Rectors’ Conference, on February 28th.
Ho Chi Minh city meets overseas Vietnamese from Laos and Thailand
18:29 27/02/2018
The Ho Chi Minh city Union of Friendship Organizations and the Liaison Committee for Vietnamese in Laos and Thailand (LCV) organized an annual meeting to celebrate the Lunar New Year of the Dog on February 25th.
Nearly VND1.39 trillion spent caring for disadvantaged people during Tet
22:19 23/02/2018
According to the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee, the city has promptly and fully realized the Party and State policies on giving assistance during the lunar New Year festival to revolutionary contributors, poor people, beneficiaries and extremely disadvantaged children.
Ho Chi Minh city provides attractive events during Tet
10:53 15/02/2018
Residents and tourists in Ho Chi Minh city will have different choices for destinations during the upcoming lunar New Year festival as the city has prepared a wide range of events, including Nguyen Hue flower street, book festivals, flower fairs, fireworks and sticky rice cake festivals.
HCM city leader pays pre-Tet visit to Holy Cross Lovers
11:27 10/02/2018
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan visited the Congregation of the Holy Cross Lovers of Thu Thiem in District 2 on February 9th on the occasion of the upcoming traditional Lunar New Year (Tet).