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Lung cancer patients to get free EGFR mutation testing

Lung cancer patients to get free EGFR mutation testing

The central city of Da Nang’s Oncology Hospital, in cooperation with the British–Swedish biopharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca, has launched its first-ever Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation testing programme for non-small cell lung cancer patients in Vietnam.

City remittances race to US$1b mark

City remittances race to US$1b mark

Remittances to HCM City, which routinely accounts for the highest amount in the country, has topped US$1 billion already this year.

HCM City Tourism Day 2017 kicks off

HCM City Tourism Day 2017 kicks off

The HCM City Department of Tourism kicked off the city’s Tourism Day 2017 at Le Van Tam Park, District 1 on March 23, gathering 80 travel agencies, hotels, restaurants and hospitality colleges from across the country.

Binh Duong takes lead in foreign investment attraction

Binh Duong takes lead in foreign investment attraction

The People’s Committee of southern Binh Duong province lured US$1.344 billion in foreign-invested projects in the period from the beginning of this year to March 15, leading the country in foreign investment attraction.

HCM City plans vendor-friendly sidewalks

HCM City plans vendor-friendly sidewalks

Street vendors will no longer have to run away from road inspectors as Ho Chi Minh City authorities are going to allow them to run their business on designated sidewalks.

Sleepless in HCM City: a tourism initiative

Sleepless in HCM City: a tourism initiative

New York, famously known as the “city that never sleeps,” will soon be joined by Ho Chi Minh City, which is aspiring to that status in an effort to step up its tourism game.