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 HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads

Society

HCM City bans high-rises on busy roads

Ho Chi Minh City will not grant licences to high-rise construction projects on roads and in areas where planned infrastructure projects have not been completed in an effort to relieve congestions.

Hanoi urged to step up safe food efforts

Society

Hanoi urged to step up safe food efforts

Hanoi needs to intensify food safety inspections and investigations, as well as promote the safe cultivation of raw materials and agricultural products, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said.

Social housing projects fail to attract tenants

Society

Social housing projects fail to attract tenants

When it comes to social housing or affordable housing for low-income earners, funding is usually a key factor in such projects. However, once the projects are completed, problems in planning, investment management and efficiency tend to crop up.

Young man’s passion for leather crafting

Videos

Young man’s passion for leather crafting

Leather crafting has attracted many youngsters and become popular. Many even run their own start-ups in leather crafting. Let's meet Hoang Thanh Tung, a pioneer in leather crafting in Vietnam.

HCM City property market to change

Business

HCM City property market to change

Ho Chi Minh City’s real estate market in the 2017-20 period will see major changes as supply and demand will gradually adjust, stabilising and strengthening the market, according to the city’s Real Estate Association.

HCM City children learning to swim

Society

HCM City children learning to swim

Being aware of the alarming number of drowning deaths among children in Vietnam, Nguyen Quynh Huong in Ho Chi Minh City took her seven-year-old son to the local swimming pool for lessons.