Following the municipal Department of Education and Training’s campaign to encourage residents not to throw away garbage in streets and canal for a beautiful city according to the People’s Committee, schools in Ho Chi Minh City say no to single-use plastic products to fight environment pollution due to plastic items.
Talking with the media on the working trips to the Netherlands and Germany last week, Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan said that the visit has helped leaders draw the future image of the city in the next few years.
Vam Cong bridge spanning the Hau river to link up Can Tho city and Dong Thap province in the Mekong Delta was open to traffic this morning at an inauguration ceremony, co-organized by the city and province people’s committees.
The first phase of the anti-flooding project in HCMC was kicked off on June 26, 2017 with the total capital of VND10 trillion (US$429.74 million) comprising of six tidal control sewers and five embankments with the total length of 7,801 kilometers.
A burial ceremony was held for former President General Le Duc Anh, former Politburo member and former advisor to the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), at the Martyrs’ Cemetery in Ho Chi Minh City at 5p.m. on May 3.