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President meets Can Gio district’s constituents

President meets Can Gio district’s constituents

President Tran Dai Quang has suggested Can Gio district of Ho Chi Minh City look towards rapid and sustainable development with a focus on marine economy, agriculture, and ecological-historical-craft village tourism.

HCM City to display fireworks on Reunification Day

HCM City to display fireworks on Reunification Day

HCMC vice chairman Tran Vinh Tuyen on March 29 assigned the Military High Command to coordinate with the Department of Tourism to prepare for a fireworks display program, which will also include artistic lighting and music shows, on Reunification Day (April 30).

HCM City okays Can Gio bridge

HCM City okays Can Gio bridge

The HCM City People’s Committee has approved a proposal to build the 3.4km Can Gio Bridge above the Soai Rap River linking Can Gio district with the inner city.

Can Gio Mangrove biosphere reserve

Can Gio Mangrove biosphere reserve

Nearly 60 kilometres away from the centre of Ho Chi Minh City, Can Gio Mangrove has been recognised by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve with primeval forests and abundant floral cover. It was also the sight of a number of glorious battles in the past.

Vingroup subsidiary eyes $40.25 million Can Gio golf project

Vingroup subsidiary eyes $40.25 million Can Gio golf project

Can Gio Tourist City (CTC), a Vingroup subsidiary, may be allowed to develop the Can Gio Golf Club project with the total capital of VND900 billion ($40.25 million) on the land area reclaimed from the sea in Ho Chi Minh City’s Can Gio district.

Island teachers devoted to students, community

Island teachers devoted to students, community

Seven years ago, teacher Cao Thi Thanh Minh left her comfortable surroundings in the north-central coastal province of Quang Binh and moved to an island commune in one of HCM City’s outlying districts.

Nghinh Ong Fest in Can Gio

Nghinh Ong Fest in Can Gio

Ho Chi Minh City’s Can Gio outlying district is preparing for its annual Nghinh Ong Festival, to be held next week to show fishermen’s respect for the whale and gratitude for a bumper catch.

HCM City authorities to fight erosion

HCM City authorities to fight erosion

The HCM City People’s Committee has instructed districts and relevant departments to urgently draft plans to relocate people living in erosion-prone areas.

PM approves two new bridges for HCM City

PM approves two new bridges for HCM City

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the construction of two cable-stayed bridges, including a VND5.7-trillion bridge connecting HCM City’s District 2 and neighboring Dong Nai Province to replace the current Cat Lai Ferry.

Five must-see places in Binh Dinh

Five must-see places in Binh Dinh

VOV.VN - Ky Co beach, Eo Gio mountain, Quy Nhon beach and other locations are charming tourist destinations in Binh Dinh province.

Fiber factory to be built in HCM City

Fiber factory to be built in HCM City

The Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) plans to build a garment and fiber factory in Ho Chi Minh City's rural district of Can Gio in an effort to reduce the poverty rate.

Thanh An – ideal place for summer vacation

Thanh An – ideal place for summer vacation

VOV.VN - Thanh An island village in Can Gio district is seen as a right place for summer holidays where you can enjoy mild weather and beautiful landscapes while staying away from bustling cities.

HCM City river tourism falls short of expectations

HCM City river tourism falls short of expectations

Despite HCM City’s dense network of rivers and canals, waterway tourism has not matched its potential, thus failing the city’s expectations it would become the main tourism product by 2020.