• Ho Chi Minh City: Integration and development  

Construction begins on Vietnam-Slovakia Friendship Tower
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations and Vietnam-Slovakia Friendship Association on May 10th held a ceremony to start construction of the Vietnam-Slovakia Friendship Tower at No.31 Le Duan street, Ben Nghe ward, District 1.
HCMC willing to share development experience with Vientiane
16:17 23/01/2018
During his talks with Sinlavong Khutphaythun, mayor of Laos’ capital Vientiane, on January 22nd, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, confirmed that his city would be willing to support Vientiane’s development by sharing experience and solutions.
HCMC collects 1,600 units of blood in donation drive
15:30 22/01/2018
Nearly 3,000 lecturers, students and labourers in Ho Chi Minh city on January 21st donated blood in response to the 10th national blood donation drive, Red Sunday, organized by the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in collaboration with the National Traffic Safety Committee and the National Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion.
HCM city, France cooperate in anti-corruption
10:11 20/01/2018
Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Huynh Cach Mang has expressed his hope that the French Anti-corruption Agency (FAA) and the HCM city Inspectorate will cooperate with each other and exchange experience in the fight against corruption.
Lao enterprises to showcase products in HCM city
17:32 19/01/2018
A week displaying products of Lao enterprises will be held at Le Van Tam Park, district 1, Ho Chi Minh city, from January 24th to 28th.
Ho Chi Minh city’s modern libraries
16:27 17/01/2018
Diverse universities in Ho Chi Minh city have invested in constructing and upgrading their facilities, to offer more modern and functional services to satisfy the research demand of students.
Over 30,000 young people join voluntary campaign
15:27 15/01/2018
Over 30,000 pupils and students in Ho Chi Minh city are joining a voluntary campaign lasting from January 14th - February 11th, aiming to provide a better lunar New Year festival (Tet) to people in need.
HCM city book street obtains nearly VND67 billion turnover in two years
16:48 12/01/2018
Over the past two years, the turnover of book distribution enterprises at Ho Chi Minh (HCM) city book street has reached nearly VND67 billion.
Young follower of Uncle Ho’s example gains success from high will
12:44 12/01/2018
At the age of 27, Bui Minh Thang from Ho Chi Minh city’s Cu Chi district, has become the owner of a nearly 1,500 square metres-mushroom farm, bringing a benefit of over VND200 million each month, and creating jobs for dozens of local laborers.
Colourful light garden in Ho Chi Minh city
12:33 12/01/2018
LJ International Lighting Festival is being held on a large scale in Ho Chi Minh city, from 18h30 to 23h00 daily, and lasting until March 23rd.