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HCM City wants to strengthen bonds with Australia

Politics

HCM City wants to strengthen bonds with Australia

Ho Chi Minh City hopes to enhance cooperation with Australia in several potential fields to bring practical benefits for people on both sides, said Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee and Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Council Nguyen Thi Quyet Tam.

No Vietnamese citizens harmed in dam incident in Laos

Society

No Vietnamese citizens harmed in dam incident in Laos

All Vietnamese citizens residing in areas affected by the collapse of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy hydropower dam in Laos are unharmed, Vo Van Mung, Chairman of the Association of Overseas Vietnamese in Attapeu province, said quoting a report by local authorities.

Vietnam, Australia bolster ties in key areas: President

Politics

Vietnam, Australia bolster ties in key areas: President

As Vietnam and Australia have raised their relationship to the status of strategic partnership, both countries should now step up collaboration in the foundational sectors of economy, trade and investment, security and defence, education and training, and high-tech agriculture, said President Tran Dai Quang.

Former imperial city of Hue to build tourism mart

Travel

Former imperial city of Hue to build tourism mart

The former imperial city of Hue in central Thua Thien-Hue province plans to develop a complex featuring a hotel, leasing offices, shopping malls and tourist recreation facility to offer something new from the heritage monuments in the former imperial capital.

Huge cost hikes at Hai Phong city’s projects

Business

Huge cost hikes at Hai Phong city’s projects

Most construction projects in the northern port city of Hải Phòng are running well above their initial cost estimates, with the cost hikes in some cases reaching thousands of billions of VND, according to a recent inspection by the Government Inspectorate.