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Vaccination coverage in HCM City reaches 95 percent

Vaccination coverage in HCM City reaches 95 percent

The percentage of fully vaccinated children under the expanded national vaccination programme in Ho Chi Minh City has reached 95.2 percent so far this year, according to the Centre for Disease Control in the city.

Mien Dong Coach Station becomes first e-bus station in HCMC

Mien Dong Coach Station becomes first e-bus station in HCMC

The Mien Dong (Eastern) Coach Station in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Thanh District recently officially installed microchip that stores and processes information and an antenna to receive and transmit signals aiming to avoid endless vehicles’ queues at the entrance of the station.

Deputy PM inaugurates secondary school in Long An

Deputy PM inaugurates secondary school in Long An

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh attended a ceremony to inaugurate and hand over Binh Thanh secondary school and 11 rural bridges funded by Agribank to the Mekong Delta province of Long An on May 5.

Online fashion sales boom in Vietnam

Online fashion sales boom in Vietnam

The e-commerce community predicted that 2018 would be the year of fashion products in Vietnam, noting that busy office workers were buying more clothes from online shops.

Quang Ngai fishing vessel destroyed in fire

Quang Ngai fishing vessel destroyed in fire

VOV.VN - A fishing boat caught fire at 1pm on January 1 while it was docked at Sa Can seaport, Binh Thanh commune in the southern central province of Quang Ngai, according to an announcement from a local official on January 2.

Giang Mo village offers community tours

Giang Mo village offers community tours

VOV.VN - Giang Mo is an adorable little village in Binh Thanh commune, Hoa Binh province. The village’s scenic mountain and traditional stilt houses of the Muong ethnic minority group make it a popular destination for tourists.

HCM City sees rising registered capital of new firms

HCM City sees rising registered capital of new firms

More than 29,900 enterprises were established with total registered capital of nearly VND396.5 trillion (US$17.44 billion) in HCM City in the first nine months of the year, according to the city’s People’s Committee.

HCM City sees dengue rising slowly

HCM City sees dengue rising slowly

Ho Chi Minh City has recorded 13,763 cases of dengue fever since the beginning of this year, an increase of 27% compared to the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Health.

HCM City has more Zika cases than any other in Vietnam

HCM City has more Zika cases than any other in Vietnam

VOV.VN - When the link between Zika virus and birth defects first made headlines in Vietnam at the end of last year, many immediately worried about how this might affect Ho Chi Minh City. Now they are worrying more.