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Binh Duong: FDI in five months exceeds yearly target

Binh Duong: FDI in five months exceeds yearly target

Southern Binh Duong province has lured nearly US$1.5 billion in FDI in the first five months of 2017, 6.5% higher than the province’s target of US$1.4 billion for the entire year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

HCM City seeks to calm land speculation

HCM City seeks to calm land speculation

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has instructed relevant authorities to develop software that will allow the public to obtain land-use plans on their mobile phones as a means to avoid the land “fever” that occurs periodically.

Top places in HCM City to beat the summer heat

Top places in HCM City to beat the summer heat

VOV.VN - The summer forecast for Ho Chi Minh City looks like – hot, hotter and scorching – so here’s our suggestions for places to go to beat the heat that are better alternatives than climbing inside your freezer.

Vietnam, Denmark share experience in food safety

Vietnam, Denmark share experience in food safety

Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Denmark’s Ministry of Environment and Food shared experience in food safety management for pork value chains at a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on May 23.

HCM City set to welcome more medical tourists

HCM City set to welcome more medical tourists

Travelers seeking both leisure and medical procedures during their trip to Vietnam will be the target of a plan by Ho Chi Minh City authorities to promote this type of tourism.

Major exhibition of Cuban art opens in Hanoi

Major exhibition of Cuban art opens in Hanoi

VOV.VN - In 1969 Felix René Mederos Pazos was assigned by the Cuban Department of Revolutionary Orientation to travel to Vietnam to paint graphic images of the war with the US.

New café for book lovers in HCM City

New café for book lovers in HCM City

VOV.VN - Nha Nam Book N' Coffee opened on D5 St, Binh Thanh Dist, Ho Chi Minh City on May 20. It’s an ideal place for young people to enjoy a cup of coffee and read books from around the world.

HCM City plans to increase salary for kindergarten teachers

HCM City plans to increase salary for kindergarten teachers

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has petitioned the municipal People’s Council to increase salary and allowances to raise incomes for kindergarten teachers to encourage them to continue working as the city has seen a year-by-year increase of kindergarten teachers quitting their jobs.

Buu Long Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City

Buu Long Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City

Located in district 9 in Ho Chi Minh City, Bửu Long pagoda shares common architecture with other pagodas in Southeast Asian countries, making it special among pagodas in Vietnam.

Library for disadvantaged children

Library for disadvantaged children

VOV.VN - With special love and sympathy for the deprivation of ethnic minority children, 34-year-old Ngo Thi Ly of Kon Nhen village in Kon Tum province has turned her house into a library where children can read, study, and play.