HCM City to preserve 16 old villas Society

HCM City to preserve 16 old villas

The HCM City Development and Research Institute has proposed preserving 16 villas built before 1975 because of their historical and cultural importance.
New Zealand’s navy frigate visits Vietnam Politics

New Zealand’s navy frigate visits Vietnam

New Zealand’s (NZ) navy frigate HMNZS Te Mana F77 carrying 178 officers and crew members anchored at Sai Gon Port in Ho Chi Minh City on September 25, commencing its five-day visit to Vietnam.
Bodhisattva Thich Quang Duc commemorated Society

Bodhisattva Thich Quang Duc commemorated

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha held a ceremony to commemorate Bodhisattva Thich Quang Duc, who set himself on fire 55 years ago to protest against the repression of Buddhists by the American-supported Saigon government.
Monument honours 1968 Spring Offensive heros Society

Monument honours 1968 Spring Offensive heros

The public radio broadcaster Voice of Ho Chi Minh City People (VOH) on February 12 inaugurated a monument dedicated to soldiers who died in fighting at the Sai Gon radio station during the General Offensive and Uprising in the Spring of 1968.
HCM City restarts pavement clean-up drive Society

HCM City restarts pavement clean-up drive

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has told District 1 authorities to review all parking lots that use parts of street pavements and close nonstandard lots by the end of this quarter.