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HCM City

Japan gives language lab to city university

Society

Japan gives language lab to city university

Japanese Consulate General Mizuki Ikuo on Jan.21 cut the ribbon on a Japanese language study lab in HCM City University of Social Science and Humanities, using 67,632 USD funding from the Japanese Consulate.

Livestock industry under review

Society

Livestock industry under review

The animal husbandry and poultry sectors will be reviewed and restructured so that they develop in a sustainable and competitive manner, an official said at a conference in HCM City on Jan.21.

Vietnam businesses urged to make use of e-commerce

Business

Vietnam businesses urged to make use of e-commerce

Vietnamese firms should make greater use of information technology to become more efficient and competitive in the context of the country’s global integration, an industry official told a conference on e-payment held in HCM City on Jan. 20.

Four jailed for trying to overthrow State

Politics

Four jailed for trying to overthrow State

The People's Court of Ho Chi Minh City on January 20 handed down sentences to four men charged with "working to overthrow the people's administration" in accordance with Article 79 of the Criminal Code.

Banquet held to celebrate Vietnam-China diplomatic ties

Politics

Banquet held to celebrate Vietnam-China diplomatic ties

Deputy PM Nguyen Sinh Hung meanwhile said the Party, State and people of Vietnam are always grateful to the Chinese people for their support during Vietnam ’s struggle for national independence in the past and current cause for national construction.

Bank, construction shares revive Index

Business

Bank, construction shares revive Index

A rise in banking and construction shares on January 19 helped lift the HCM Stock Exchange out of January 18’s tailspin, carrying the VN-Index to a close of 495.51 points, a gain of 1.72 percent.

Spanish firm to build three airports

Business

Spanish firm to build three airports

Spanish airport builder Garuda Group is expected to pump 15 billion USD into the construction of three world class airports in Vietnam , following an agreement to be signed in HCM City on Jan. 20.

Music copyright centre rakes in royalties

Society

Music copyright centre rakes in royalties

The Vietnam Music Copyright Protection Centre collected 23.3 billion VND (1.1 million USD) in royalties last year for the composers and songwriters who have registered with it, up from 15 billion VND in 2008.