VIDEO:HCMC launches Book bus

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport coordinated with the HCMC Book Street Company to launch book buses providing a mobile library service for book lovers in the city on April 21 .

Book bus in HCMC (Photo: Sggp)

Book bus in HCMC (Photo: Sggp)

The book bus which serves as a mini library supports readers by supplying mobile library facilities, such as wooden shelves, tables and chairs. It runs between District 8’s station and Thu Duc University Village.
In addition, a “Knowledge bus stop” equipped with book shelves and Electronic Information Display connected wifi providing information on books and activities of the Book Street and the city’s bus lines was also launched at book street.
On this occasion, Deputy Director of the municipal Transport Department Vo Khanh Hung announced that an area promoting traffic regulation order and safety will be soon built in the book street to raise children’s awareness about traffic safety.

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The book bus serves as a mini library with wooden shelves, tables and chairs for passengers.
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By QUOC HUNG - Translated by Kim Khanh

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