HCM City’s CPI increases 0.8 percent in June

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HCM City’s CPI increases 0.8 percent in June

Ho Chi Minh City’s June consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.8 percent compared to May, the municipal Statistics Office announced on June 24.

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Strong tropical depression brings heavy rains and flash flood

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Strong tropical depression brings heavy rains and flash flood

A tropical low pressure system has caused medium- heavy rains and thunderstorms on the large scale in the territorial waters from Da Nang to Binh Thuan, Central Highlands and the southern region, reported the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center on June 27.
People should be alert for direction of low pressure and flash flood. (Photo:SGGP)

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Ms. Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam reelected as HCMC People’s Council Chairwoman

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Ms. Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam reelected as HCMC People’s Council Chairwoman

The new People’s Council in Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council serving in term IX, 2016- 2021 tenure, this morning elected Mrs. Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam as Chairwoman of the Council in the council’s first session which is scheduled to focus on election of chairman, vice chairmen, chiefs and vice chiefs of the HCMC People’s Committee and its departments.
Ms. Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam (C) reelected as HCMC People’s Council Chairwoman. (Photo:SGGP)

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Government creates advantages for HCMC’s comprehensive breakthrough- PM

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Government creates advantages for HCMC’s comprehensive breakthrough- PM

The Government will create mechanism to create comfortable environment in spurring the city’s development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a working session with the city leaders in HCM City on June 27.

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Business registration capital increases 51% in first half

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Business registration capital increases 51% in first half

An extra of 54,500 businesses were established with the total registered capital of VND427,762 billion (US$19.14 billion) in the first half this year, a year on year increase of 20 percent in the number of new businesses and 51.5 percent in registered capital.

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WB loans Vietnam 90 million USD to cope with climate change

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WB loans Vietnam 90 million USD to cope with climate change

The World Bank (WB) has approved a loan of US$ 90 million to help Vietnam strengthen its climate change and green growth agenda in accordance with the World Bank Group’s Climate Change Action Plan.

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Overseas remittances contribute to production, trading in HCMC

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Overseas remittances contribute to production, trading in HCMC

Overseas remittances to Ho Chi Minh City were estimated to reach US$2.1 billion in the first half this year, up 3 percent over the same period last year, said deputy director of the State Bank of Vietnam in HCMC Nguyen Hoang Minh .

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Luc Ngan- Bac Giang Lychee Week takes place in Hanoi

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Luc Ngan- Bac Giang Lychee Week takes place in Hanoi

The 2016 Luc Ngan- Bac Giang Lychee Week was launched yesterday in Hanoi, aiming to close easily Bac Giang province’s cultivation produce with Hanoi consumers in the period of 2016-2020.
Illustrative photo:SGGP

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Activities mark Vietnam Family Day

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Activities mark Vietnam Family Day

Highlighting the 15th anniversary of Vietnam Family Day (June 28th, 2001- 2016) and responding to action month for children, District 1 Federation of Labor yesterday held various activities.
Illustrative photo:SGGP

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Concert celebrates President Ho Chi Minh's journey for national salvation

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Concert celebrates President Ho Chi Minh's journey for national salvation

A concert will be held on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City on July 3 to mark the 105th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh's journey abroad to seek ways to liberate the country (June 5) from French colonialists and the 40th anniversary of the day when Saigon-Gia Dinh named after Ho Chi Minh President.

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HCMC starts biggest ever anti-flood construction

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HCMC starts biggest ever anti-flood construction

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc kicked off the largest scale and most expensive anti-flooding construction project ever planned for HCM City yesterday, the latest effort by authorities to deal with chronic flooding problems.

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Singaporean plane makes emergency landing, catching fire

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Singaporean plane makes emergency landing, catching fire

Flight SQ368 of Singapore Airlines (SIA) en route for Italy’s Milan returned to Changi Airport because of an engine oil problem on early June 27.
Passengers are evacuated from the plane on early June 27th, 2016.

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Poll in Scotland shows surge in support for independence from UK

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Nearly 60 percent of Scots now support Scottish independence after Britain voted to leave the European Union this week, according to an opinion poll, reported Sunday Post last Saturday.

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Ministry to inspect environment protection at Hong Kong paper plant

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Ministry to inspect environment protection at Hong Kong paper plant

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s inspectorate will inspect environment protection at Hong Kong Lee&Man Paper Plant in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang from July 1.

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New tropical depression enters East Sea

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New tropical depression enters East Sea

After new tropical low pressure system appeared in the center of East Sea, it directly affected to weather situation in the central and southern provinces, reported the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center on June 26.
New troppical low pressure will enter East Sea in next two or three days. (Source: the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center)

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