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HCM City, JICA to meet quarterly to speed up projects

Business

HCM City, JICA to meet quarterly to speed up projects

Leaders of Ho Chi Minh City and relevant agencies have agreed to meet representatives of the Japan International Cooperation Agency’s (JICA) Vietnam Office every quarter to promote projects funded through Japanese official development assistance (ODA).

HCM City beefs up cooperation with Canada, Lithuania

Politics

HCM City beefs up cooperation with Canada, Lithuania

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong hosted separate receptions on July 17 for outgoing Canadian Ambassador to Vietnam Ping Kitnikone and outgoing Lithuanian Ambassador to China and Vietnam Ina Marciulionyte.

HCM City, Lao provincial front officials share experience

Politics

HCM City, Lao provincial front officials share experience

Vice President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF)’s Central Committee and President of the VFF’s Ho Chi Minh City chapter To Thi Bich Chau lauded the visit by President of the Lao Front for National Construction’s Champasak provincial chapter Sithon Keophouvong during a working session on July 16.

Over 7kg of rhino horns seized at Tan Son Nhat airport

Society

Over 7kg of rhino horns seized at Tan Son Nhat airport

Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, in cooperation with relevant forces, on July 15 arrested a Vietnamese man who had been on a flight from Angola and illegally transporting 12 rhino horns weighing over seven kilogrammes in total.

Japanese official visits nurse training centre in HCM City

Society

Japanese official visits nurse training centre in HCM City

A working delegation from the Liberal Democratic Party of Japan’s Committee for the Development of Women led by member of the House of Representatives Tsuchiya Shinaki, visited a nurse training centre at the 175 Military Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on July 13.