Hanoians urged to support flood-hit residents in central region Society

Hanoians urged to support flood-hit residents in central region

The Hanoi chapter of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) issued a communiqué during the 17th Party Congress of Hanoi on October 13 calling on the city’s people to support their compatriots in the central region which has been hit hard by flooding in recent days.
Pedestrian street undergoes facelifts to lure visitors Videos

Pedestrian street undergoes facelifts to lure visitors

Many entertainment venues in HCM City have reopened now that social distancing measures have been eased, but the number of visitors to Bui Vien pedestrian street is still significantly down. This represents an opportunity for the area to change its appearance and attract more customers once concern over the pandemic has fully died down.
Ho Chi Minh City, a modern metropolis Society

Ho Chi Minh City, a modern metropolis

Forty-five years after the country’s reunification, Ho Chi Minh City has transformed from a war-damaged city into a major economic hub in the country and Southeast Asia. With a population of around 13 million, the city aims to become a smart and modern urban area.
Bac Giang mobilises 92.5 trillion VND for housing development Society

Bac Giang mobilises 92.5 trillion VND for housing development

The northern province of Bac Giang plans to mobilise some 92.5 trillion VND (3.9 billion USD) by 2025 for its housing development programme, under which it targets building 85,600 housing units with total floor area of more than 12.98 million square metres.
Central city strengthens quarantine measures against COVID-19 Society

Central city strengthens quarantine measures against COVID-19

The central city of Da Nang quarantines all people coming from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City – two COVID-19 affected hubs – for 14 days at quarantine sites starting on April 5. The city’s authorities said citizens from Hanoi and HCM City, as well as those from Da Nang working and living in the two cities, will have to pay for the two-week quarantine period.
COVID-19 in the eyes of locals, expats Society

COVID-19 in the eyes of locals, expats

As the number of COVID-19 infected cases jumps every day, Vietnam has taken measures to prevent and control the virus, for example, quarantining those who are suspected of infection, those returning from pandemic-hit areas, asking everyone to wear face masks in public areas and tightening immigration policies.