Fireworks, cultural-sport events mark national reunification day hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Source: VNA)
Ho Chi Minh City (VNA) – The southern metropolis Ho Chi Minh City will set off fireworks in four venues to celebrate the 41st anniversary of the liberation of south Vietnam and national reunification (April 30) and the 130th International May Day (May 1).

The shows are scheduled for 9-9:30pm on April 30 at the roof of Saigon river tunnel in district 2, Dam Sen cultural park in district 11, Cu Chi and Can Gio districts.

As part of celebrations, a photo exhibition will open along Nguyen Hue, Dong Khoi streets and Labour Culture Palace in district 1 from April 25.

Music performances, the 28th HCM City TV Cup bicycle race and other sport tournaments are also scheduled for April 30.

On April 29 morning, officials of the municipal administration and the municipal Vietnam Fatherland Front committee are due to pay tribute to fallen martyrs in cemeteries.

On the occasion, the municipal Labour Federation will launch the Workers’ Month to honour outstanding workers and present gifts to those living in need.-VNA