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Agency leader prompts dyke reinforcement to cope with erratic natural disasters

In an interview with Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper, Mr. Vu Xuan Thanh, deputy chief of the General Department of Natural Disaster Prevention and Control under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, emphasized the need of fortifying the dyke system to cope with natural disasters, which have been erratic and not followed laws of nature.


Journalist Nguyen Nhat, Deputy Editor-in-chief of SGGP Newspaper, gives students presents (Photo: SGGP)

SGGP, Korean Air hold mid-autumn festival in Ben Tre

Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper, Korean Air and collaborators held a Mid-autumn party for students in poverty at Binh Khanh Dong-Tay secondary school in Mo Cay Nam district, the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre on September 12.


HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan gives flowers to congratulate SGGP on the Vietnam Revolutionary Day, June 21 (Photo: SGGP)

City Party Chief hopes SGGP to continue contributing to city development

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday asked Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper to contribute in helping HCMC recognize opportunities and not to avoid challenges urging in the municipal government to work faster and more efficient than before.
Activists at the launching ceremony of the 10th Green Consumption Campaign launched in HCMC on June 1, 2019 (Photo: SGGP)

SGGP Newspaper launches 10th Green Consumption Campaign

Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper in coordination with Saigon Union of Trading Co-operatives (Saigon Co.op) launched the 10th Green Consumption Campaign with a lot of activities in response to green consumption on June 1.


A violating work involving many cadres in Thu Duc district, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

IIlegal construction increases 700 percent in Thu Duc district

Illegal construction works posted a year on year increase of 700 percent in Thu Duc district, Ho Chi Minh City in the first four months of 2019, chairman of the district People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Minh told Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper on the sideline of a conference on construction order management yesterday.
Phan Thiet produces over 20 million liters of fish sauce a year, mostly sold to companies to make fish sauce products (Photo: SGGP)

Trade villages with century history of fish sauce production

Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper’s reporters have recently been present in trade villages where locals have made fish sauce for a century in Nha Trang of Khanh Hoa province, Ganh Do of Phu Yen province, Phan Thiet of Binh Thuan in the central region; Phu Quoc in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang and Cat Hai in the northern city of Hai Phong.

Passengers in a coach from Ninh Thuan to HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Holidaymakers get back to HCMC, causing traffic overloading

Coaches plying from the central region to HCMC have been packed with passengers as they have started streaming back to the city after returning home to celebrate Tet holidays, according to Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper reporters’ record.
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan visits Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper on the first day of the Lunar New Year (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC Party Chief visits Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper on Lunar New Year

Politburo member, secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan led a delegation of the city Party Committee to visit and send New Year greetings to Sai Gon Giai Phong (Liberated Sai Gon) Newspaper on the first day in Year of the Pig on February 5.