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HCM City seeks new construction materials to replace sand

Society

HCM City seeks new construction materials to replace sand

Ho Chi Minh City plans to call for investment in new materials that could replace sand used in some construction projects in response to an increase in illegal sand mining activities, according to Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee.

Binh Thuan, Russia’s Kaluga province boost ties

Politics

Binh Thuan, Russia’s Kaluga province boost ties

Visiting Permanent Vice Secretary of the central Binh Thuan provincial Party Committee Huynh Thanh Canh introduced local strengths and potential via a video clip during a working session with Governor of Russia’s Kaluga province Anatoly Artamonov on April 22.

Vinalines to have new brand name in Q2

Business

Vinalines to have new brand name in Q2

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) will organise its general shareholders’ meeting in Quarter 2, officially changing its trading name to Vietnam Maritime Corporation (VIMC).

Thailand, EU hold meeting on IUU fishing

World

Thailand, EU hold meeting on IUU fishing

Even though the EU has lifted the ’yellow card’ issued as a warning to Thailand over IUU fishing, the Thai government remains committed to the cause and has proposed the idea of establishing an ASEAN IUU Task Force to address the issue regionally.

80th Mekong River joint patrol concludes

World

80th Mekong River joint patrol concludes

The 80th Mekong River joint patrol, led by China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand, concluded on March 22 at Guanlei port, Xishuangbanna Dai autonomous prefecture in southwest China's Yunnan province.