The HCMC transport department has proposed the deployment of six minibus lines through the city’s industrial, urban areas and key traffic points.
The number of newly built schools in Hanoi in 2008-2018 was 37 percent higher than planned, but the capital city is still lacking schools.
VOV.VN - The overall number of employed workers has seen an increase, particularly in the proportion of workers in the industrial, construction, and service sectors while the labour structure has seen a dramatic decrease in the proportion of workers in the agro-forestry and fisheries sector during the first half of the year.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently approved changes to a general plan for Vung Tau city in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau towards 2035.
The rapid population growth is putting a lot of pressure on housing in Vietnam’s urban areas.
VOV.VN - Rural markets in northern regions have become a popular image to showcase daily life in Vietnamese villages. Here are some images featuring the simple life of local residents.
Vietnam is undergoing attempts to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases in urban areas. Adam Ward, the representative for Vietnam at the Global Green Growth Institute, gives an insight on how the nation can accomplish this mission and create greener urban areas.
More than 1.1 million people have benefited from a World Bank (WB)-funded project on upgrading urban areas in the Mekong Delta region after six years of implementation.
The ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC) has proven its special position in the building of the ASEAN Community, Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung wrote in an article on the occasion of the 51st founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
The national sales of fast-moving consumer goods on traditional and modern trade channels in urban areas reached some US$14 billion in Q2, growing 0.7%, according to Nielsen Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Despite facing wide fluctuations, the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) market in rural areas achieved a growth rate of 6.1% last year compared to the 4% level recorded in urban areas.
VOV.VN - Remarkable changes have taken place in Hanoi since its Liberation Day 63 years ago. The following photos will show you high-rise buildings, new bridges and modern urban areas in the capital city.
An e-child care training programme at http://elearning.mattroibetho.vn, the first of its kind in Vietnam, was inaugurated in Hanoi on July 31.
In the second quarter of this year, Vietnam recorded a labour force of 54.52 million, of which 53.4 million people aged 15 years or more found work, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The summer youth volunteer campaign 2017 was launched in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak on May 28 with a view to encouraging youngsters to build new-style rural and civilised urban areas.
Establishing smart cities will make urban areas better places to live and work due to their economic, social and environmental aspects, Minister of Information and Communication Nguyen Minh Hong said at a symposium in Hanoi on May 18.
Life about young Vietnamese living in urban areas is the topic of new shows produced this year by television stations and film studios in Hanoi and HCM City.
Urbanization in Vietnam has been growing beyond forecast due to a lack of control, many experts warned at a workshop that sought for the sustainability of the planning and resilience for the country’s urban areas in Hanoi on January 10.
Noise pollution in big cities and urban areas has become more serious, badly affecting residents’ quality of life, but punishment of polluters remains ineffective.
The HCM City People’s Committee has sought the Government’s approval to build a new road running parallel to its suburban National Highway No 50.