Cold snap hits northern region ahead of Tet Environment

Cold snap hits northern region ahead of Tet

A cold wave which hit the northern region on January 28 has lowered temperatures in the northern and northern central localities down to around 10 degrees Celsius. The cold snap is expected to last for the next 10 days.
HCM City to pilot public car rentals Society

HCM City to pilot public car rentals

Ho Chi Minh City plans to run a pilot car rental service for Government officials to reduce expenditures, according to Vo Van Hoan, spokesperson for the municipal People’s Committee.
13 million foreigners spend holidays in Vietnam in 2017 Travel

13 million foreigners spend holidays in Vietnam in 2017

About 13 million foreigners chose Vietnam as their holiday destination in 2017, which is considered a record of the tourism sector and marked a year-on-year rise of nearly 3 million in the number of foreign visitors for the first time.
HCM City to ensure safe travel during holidays Society

HCM City to ensure safe travel during holidays

The HCM City Department of Transport said it would ensure the orderly flow of traffic during the Calendar New Year and Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays by strictly enforcing traffic regulations and inspecting interprovincial bus stations for illegal buses.
Shares upbeat after holiday weekend Business

Shares upbeat after holiday weekend

Shares advanced during the first session on May 3 after the National Reunification and International Labour holidays as investors remained positive about the market outlook.
Airlines told to prepare for holidays Society

Airlines told to prepare for holidays

Domestic airlines have been asked to minimise delayed or cancelled flights during the upcoming holidays to mark Reunification Day (April 30) and Labour Day (May 1).