The city has developed a new policy and higher salary levels to attract more experts and scientists to work for the local government. (Photo:

HCM City moves to attract more experts, scientists

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has approved a policy that would help attract experts and scientists, particularly in the fields of IT, biotech, logistics, nanotech, and the support industry, in the 2018-20 period.
A view of Cai Bau island, a central island of Van Don (Photo: VNA)

PM willing to listen to advice on special administrative-economic unit bill

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed his willingness to listen with high responsibility to opinions of intellectuals, experts, people and particularly National Assembly deputies on the proposal of land lease of 99 years in the draft law on special administrative-economic units.
Local staff and army personnel carry the coffin containing a set of remain. (Photo:Sggp)

Military funeral honors volunteer soldiers

A burial ceremony for the remains of 18 fallen Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts was held at Ba Doc Martyrs’ Cemetery in the central coastal province of Quang Binh on May 9.
Quang Binh holds reburial service for remains of martyrs

Quang Binh holds reburial service for remains of martyrs

The People’s Committee of the central province of Quang Binh held a memorial and reburial ceremony on May 9 for 18 set of remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in battlefields in Laos during wartime.

Solar panels installed on houses in HCM City (Source:

HCM City towards clean energy solutions in smart city building

Experts and scientists have discussed how to promote the application of technological solutions to produce clean energy, and form communities using smart energy, towards making over Ho Chi Minh City as a smart city in a seminar on April 20. 
At the ceremony (Photo: SGGP)

Samsung helps Vietnam train 200 industry experts

The Ministry of Industry and Trade and South Korea’s Samsung Vietnam yesterday jointly held an opening meeting for a training program for 200 Vietnamese experts in support industry of Vietnam.