HCMC celebrates 44 years of name change

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The HCMC Organizing Board of Major Holidays will host a series of cultural and sport activities in Nguyen Hue walking street in District 1 from June 27-July 2, marking 44 years since the city was named after President Ho Chi Minh (July 2, 1976-2020).

HCMC celebrates 44 years of name change

Residents and visitors will have a chance to learn about HCMC through exhibitions on culture, history and the development of the city over the past of 320 years; the technological application of the Industry 4.0 in the daily life and production; the introduction of traditional crafts and folk cultural activities.
There will be a singing contest with the participation of the Southern provinces of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Binh Duong, Binh Phuoc, Binh Thuan, Dong Nai, Ninh Thuan, Tay Ninh and the host city.
A special art program featuring a concert, martial art performance; a parade on main streets; the 44th traditional marathon competition and among are also expected to attract a large number of people.

By Thuy Binh - Translated by Kim Khanh

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