Individuals and teams are honored for organizing Vietnam Book Day (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC leads in reading movement

Five years after Vietnam Book Day was first held nationwide as per the Prime Minister’s decision, Ho Chi Minh City has gained much achievement in book reading movement.

Flower growing in nethouses in the HCMC Biotechnology Center. Photo by Thanh Tri

HCMC welcomes advanced technologies in agriculture

Urbanization has gradually increased its pressure on agriculture land of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) year by year. Yet thanks to the application of advanced technologies, especially biotechnology, into crop growing and harvesting, agricultural performance witnessed an impressive rise.
German language added in entrance exam into senior high schools in HCMC

German language added in entrance exam into senior high schools in HCMC

Students who will take part in this year high school entrance exam in Ho Chi Minh City have three options for foreign language tests including English, Japanese and German whereas their peers had two options of English and Japanese last year, said a representative of the city Department of Education and Training 

 

Urban flood prevention plan relaunched in HCMC

Urban flood prevention plan relaunched in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee has asked related agencies to complete necessary procedures in order to relaunch the project ‘Urban Flood Prevention in HCMC due to High Tide, Considering Climate Change’, said director of Trung Nam BT 1547 Co., Ltd Nguyen Tam Tien yesterday.
Students of Vo Thi Sau High School are asking questions in the career consultation fair

HCMC hosts career counseling for high school students

The career consultation fair ‘Right Job Choice – Bright Future’ was jointly held last weekend by the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Education and Training, the Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM), and HCMC Education Newspaper.

 

Sixty measles cases reported in first week of 2019 in HCMC

Sixty measles cases reported in first week of 2019 in HCMC

The Preventive Medicine Department in Ho Chi Minh City said in the first week of 2019, HCMC reported 625 dengue cases, up 127 percent against the same period last year and 60 hand-foot-and mouth cases, a year-on-year increase of 88 percent.