Statue of late Party chief inaugurated in Hung Yen Society

Statue of late Party chief inaugurated in Hung Yen

A stone statue of late Party General Secretary Nguyen Van Linh was inaugurated on April 27 in the northern province of Hung Yen, commemorating the man who led efforts to implement Vietnam’s successful policy of ‘doi moi’ (renewal).
Multi-storey workshop buildings to go up in HCM City Business

Multi-storey workshop buildings to go up in HCM City

Developers of infrastructure for industrial parks (IP) and export processing zones (EPZ) in HCMC are piloting schemes to construct multi-storey workshop buildings for small and medium manufacturers, according to The Saigon Times Daily.
Society

First huge vessel enters HCM City via Soai Rap River

The 54,000-DWT Northern Genius on May 17 became the first such huge vessel to make its way to Saigon Premier Container Terminal (SPCT) in Ho Chi Minh City via the newly-dredged Soai Rap River, the Saigon Times Daily reported.
Society

HCM City plans administrative zone expansion

Ho Chi Minh City plans to expand the integrated political administrative centre to District 2's Thu Thiem urban zone, in a new administrative area that will span more than 700ha, according to a plan by the city administration.
Society

Ho Chi Minh City to get underground terminal

A 45,000 sq.m underground structural cluster including a terminal for metro systems and a trade center will be built underneath Le Loi Street and the Ben Thanh Market Square in Ho Chi Minh City 's district 1.
Business

HCM City plans new roads

HCM City plans to build 1 million sq. metres of new roads this year to ease traffic congestion, the Department of Transport said.
Society

UNESCO official sees Buddhist Sutra-carved blocks

Ray Edmondson, Chair of the Asia-Pacific Regional Committee for Memory of the World Programme, saw wood blocks printed with Buddhist Sutras that are seeking for UNESCO’s World Documentary Heritage recognition at Vinh Nghiem pagoda in the northern province of Bac Giang.
Party and State leaders pay Tet visits Politics

Party and State leaders pay Tet visits

Party General Secretary and National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong has expressed the hope that with resilient revolutionary tradition, the HCM City Party Committee will lead the implementation of the 11th National Party Congress’s Resolution.