Urban traffic status in HCMC monitored via Zalo

Urban traffic status in HCMC monitored via Zalo

Director of the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Transport Bui Xuan Cuong announced yesterday that his department cooperated with specialized information technology units to integrate the urban traffic information portal into the application Zalo.

Tran Tieu Vy crowned Miss Vietnam 2018

Tran Tieu Vy crowned Miss Vietnam 2018

Tran Tieu Vy, 18, from central Quang Nam province has been named Miss Vietnam 2018 in the final night of the pageant in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16.
Soldiers, residents in Phu Quy island receive free medical examination

Soldiers, residents in Phu Quy island receive free medical examination

Members of households that are in receipt of social welfare and soldiers in Phu Quy island in the central province of Binh Thuan received free medical examination when Medicine University Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City organized a charity check-up to take care soldiers and social welfare beneficiaries’ health.

“Day con trong hoang mang” (Teaching Children in Anxiety) by Le Nguyen Phuong is honoured in the education category. (Photo: vietnamnet.vn)

Best Vietnamese books of 2018 announced

Fourteen winners of the annual Good Books Awards were announced at a ceremony held by the Institute of Education (IRED), Phan Chau Trinh Fund and OpenEdu Initiative in Ho Chi Minh City on September 10.

 

Members of the executive committee of the Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association debuts in HCM City

The Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association (VCCA) made its debut at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on September 14, during which it announced its vision, strategy, and operational plan for the 2018-2020 period.
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the conference. (Photo: Sggp)

HCMC calls for investment in building smart city

The Ho Chi Minh City’s government on September 15 hosted a conference on calling for investment in Intelligent Operations Center (IOC) and Socio-Economic Simulation and Forecast Center, developing HCM City into a smart city in 2017-2020, with a vision to 2025.
HCMC needs to build more social houses

HCMC needs to build more social houses

One of duties which Ho Chi Minh City must fulfill is to build cheap commercial condominiums, social housing and rental apartments for homeless state-run employees and workers in industrial parks.