Five major projects to revamp HCM City in 2015

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Five major projects to revamp HCM City in 2015

VietNamNet Bridge – There are five urban projects that the country's largest city aims to complete in 2015. According to online newspaper Vnexpress, these include the building of its first-ever pedestrian zone, bringing into use the Pham Van Dong Road, the construction of a steel flyover at the Go Vap six-way intersection and the Thanh Da Channel Bridge, and making improvements to the Tan Hoa-Lo Gom Canal, which will also involve expansion of the roads lining it.

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Longest-ever Tet cake made

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Longest-ever Tet cake made

The Yakasa-Saigon-Nha Trang Hotel in Nha Trang city, the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, has set a new record for its giant-sized traditional Tet cake, which is 40 metres in length, as part of the activities to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

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Longest-ever Tet cake made

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Longest-ever Tet cake made

The Yakasa-Saigon-Nha Trang Hotel in Nha Trang city, the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, has set a new record for its giant-sized traditional Tet cake, which is 40 metres in length, as part of the activities to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

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Sanitary worker ready to keep city clean during Tet

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Nguyễn thị Lan Hương, 41, will work most of the time during Tết.

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Ground broken for major infrastructure projects

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Ground broken for major infrastructure projects

The Ministry of Transport started work on a number of key infrastructure projects in the Mekong Delta over the weekend, which will help spur trade and economic activities in the delta.

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Indie film Flapping towards success

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Indie film Flapping towards success

The open ending of the Vietnamese feature film Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere, currently showing in Ha Noi and HCM City, proved divisive for audiences.

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Balloonists surpass a record for time aloft in transpacific journey

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Balloonists surpass a record for time aloft in transpacific journey

A pair of balloonists trying to fly to North America from Japan passed a major milestone on Friday that could soon be declared a world record for the length of time spent in the air by a gas-filled balloon, a spokeswoman said.

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Expressway linking HCMC to neighbors to fully open next month

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Expressway linking HCMC to neighbors to fully open next month

Drivers can run on the full length of the 55km Ho Chi Minh City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway, which links the city and its neighbor Dong Nai Province, from February 8 onward, when the remaining 35km section is scheduled to open to traffic.

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Canadian singer to perform psychedelic songs

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Canadian singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer Mac DeMarco will perform at the Cargo Bar on January 20.

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New tree frog species found in Central Highlands

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New tree frog species found in Central Highlands

VietNamNet Bridge - Scientists have discovered a new tree frog species in Kon Tum and Gia Lai provinces in the Central Highlands of Vietnam.

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Ho Chi Minh City to build Thu Thiem 2 Bridge in February

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Ho Chi Minh City to build Thu Thiem 2 Bridge in February

The construction work of the Thu Thiem 2 Bridge will begin on February 3, according to Nguyen Huu Tin, Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.

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11-digit mobile numbers to transform into 10-digit from Mar 1

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From March 1, all 11-digit mobile phone numbers will be changed into 10-digit numbers, said the Ministry of Information and Communications in its recent press release.

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Musical instrument whiz makes innovative changes to Vietnam’s monochord

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Musical instrument whiz makes innovative changes to Vietnam’s monochord

A Vietnamese artist who set up both Guinness World and Asian records thanks to his wacky home-made musical instruments has announced his latest innovation: a self-modified monochord which can be played on its entire body length.

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Vietnam has five longest volcanic caves in Southeast Asia

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Vietnam has five longest volcanic caves in Southeast Asia

VietNamNet Bridge - With a record length of three caves in the lava cave system recently discovered in Dak Nong Province, Vietnam has five longest lava caves in Southeast Asia. Previously, Hang Doi 1 and 2 (Bat Caves) in Dong Nai held the top spots.

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Hai Phong port handles 19.6 mln tonnes of goods in 2014

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VietnamPlus English 2 month(s) ago

The Hai Phong port in the northern city of the same name handled 19.6 million tonnes of goods in 2014, up by 4.2 percent from a year ago and generating 1.56 trillion VND (73.32 million USD) in revenue.

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