Pagodas in Ho Chi Minh City this week have lit seven lotus-shaped lanterns to celebrate the anniversary of Buddha's birth.
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More than 2,500 people attended a talk by Nick Vujicic, an inspirational speaker without arms and legs, at the White Palace Conference Centre in Ho Chi Minh City's Tan Binh district on May 22.
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The Ho Chi Minh City Young Workers Support Centre will host a 2013 mass wedding ceremony for 100 worker couples on September 2, the centre has announced in a recent press briefing.
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Over 70,000 children in HCM City are living in underprivileged conditions or are on the verge of falling into poverty, according to a new report.
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A two-hour power failure caused by an incident on the 500kV north-south transmission line hindered road traffic in many southern provinces and HCM City yesterday afternoon.
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Construction of the Cat Linh-Ha Dong elevated urban railway project is behind schedule due to land clearance difficulties, said a project official.
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Foreign funding is expected to help get a highway project on course.
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Hanoi’s authorities are struggling to deal with the city’s anarchic taxi companies, as complaints of theft and rip-offs of foreign tourists and other users spiral.
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A landmark expressway project is expected to bring substantial changes to the central region’s infrastructure.
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A year after the imposition of a ban on vehicles parking in 262 streets in nine districts in the capital, many locations have returned to their initial chaos.
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