The Ho Chi Minh City Students Support Center on January 19 at the municipal Youth’s Cultural House offered 1,500 Tet gifts worth VND600, 000 of each to disadvantaged students who do not return home for Tet.
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The list of top 500 companies in Vietnam in 2016 was announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on January 19.
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Ho Chi Minh City’s Spring Flower Festival 2017 will open at Tao Dan Park in District 1 on January 22 and run until February 2 (on December 25- January 6 of the lunar calendar).
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Consumers in Ho Chi Minh City can now use a smartphone app to trace the origin of vegetables sold at Co.opmart, Lotte Mart, Big C and AEON supermarkets under a programme run by the city Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Digital Agriculture Association.
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A number of cultural and artistic activities will be held in Nguyen Van Binh Book Street during Tet holidays from January 20 – February 2.
Nguyen Van Binh Book Street (Photo: SGGP)
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The annual book street festival during the Tet holiday season will open on January 25 and run until January 31 (on December 28- January 4 of the lunar calendar), announced the HCM City Information and Communications Department at the press conference on January 19.
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Musican Ca Le Thuan passed away at the age of 78 after suffering a stroke last November in Ho Chi Minh City on January 20.
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Deputy Chairman of People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday pressed a button to launch digital map to inform traffic congestions in the city.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade yesterday submitted its proposal of auction import quotas for 89,500 tons of sugar this year to the government.
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Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh yesterday issued a decree to stop imports of some Indonesian agricultural produces because they are contaminated with ‘dangerous' insect pest.
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The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) yesterday announced it will put ceiling on wholesale and retail prices of dairy goods for children under six years old from now to end of March.
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The 2017 Ao dai festival will coincide in some places of Ho Chi Minh City from March 3- 17 to honor the Vietnamese traditional dress.
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As diphtheria is identified as the cause of two deaths among a series of recent deaths and infections at a poor mountainous village in the central province of Quang Nam, the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday issued preventive measures against the disease.
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Vietnam’s first astronomical observatory will be put into operation in March this year in the central province of Khanh Hoa.
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Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, two major cities of Vietnam, are listed among the top 10 most dynamic cities, according o the JLL’s fourth annual City Momentum Index (CMI).
Hoan Kiem Lake in downtown Hanoi by night (Source: VNA)
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