News for: Ho Chi Minh city

Water supplier says Chinese pipes safe amidst health concern

05/22/2017 17:00

VTV.vn - Saigon Water Corporation (Sawaco), a major water supplier in Ho Chi Minh City, has reassured citizens that its ductile iron water pipes provided by Chinese firms pose no threat to public health.

Tags:

LH NICESHOT team from Lac Hong University crowned Robocon Vietnam 2017 champion

05/15/2017 09:00

VTV.vn - The team beat SKH-2 from Hung Yen Technology Pedagogical University to win the Robocon championship.

Tags:

New show on HCMC promenade to debut

05/11/2017 07:00

VTV.vn - Visitors to Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City will be treated to various forms of street and traditional Vietnamese art every weekend starting this Saturday.

Tags:

Electric buses improve tourism service

05/08/2017 13:57

VTV.vn - The first-ever electric bus service with four routes allows tourists to explore the downtown and nearby areas on environmentally friendly vehicles.

Tags: , ,

Journalist-writer Hanh’s historical-documentary novel

05/01/2017 09:55

VTV.vn - Historical-documentary novel “A War Account 1-2-3-4.75” by journalist and writer Tran Mai Hanh contains original facts about last days of the Republic of Vietnam administration until the national Reunification Day on April 30, 1975.

Tags:

Vietnam's first Ao dai museum

04/30/2017 07:09

VTV.vn - Ao dai Museum in District 9, HCM City is the first one of its kind in Vietnam.

Tags: ,

Winners of Dedication Music Awards announced

04/27/2017 08:00

VTV.vn - The winners of the 2017 Dedication Music Awards were officially announced and honoured at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 25.

Tags: ,

HCM City invests big in smart traffic operation centre

04/23/2017 08:56

VTV.vn - A smart traffic operation centre in Ho Chi Minh City will receive an investment of US$265 million from 2017 to 2020, the city’s Department of Transport has said.

Tags: ,

HCM City helps Vientiane fight crimes

04/22/2017 18:29

VTV.vn - Ho Chi Minh City police have handed over professional equipment to Vientiane police to help enhance the capability of the Lao capital’s police in fighting against crimes.

Tags:

Ho Chi Minh City to build new roads along canals

04/15/2017 17:45

VTV.vn - Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Planning and Investment has petitioned the city's People's Committee to approve a project to build roads along the Tham Lương, Bến Cát, and Nước Lên canals.

Tags: ,

Ho Chi Minh City to host IPU symposium

04/13/2017 06:37

VTV.vn - Thirty two parliament leaders of IPU member countries in the Asia Pacific Region and 10 observer countries will come to Vietnam to attend an Inter-Parliamentary Union symposium in Ho Chi Minh City from May 11-13.

Tags: , ,

Taggers' delight: Vietnam city turns into graffiti canvas

04/12/2017 23:00

VTV.vn - Shrouded by fumes and surrounded by spray cans, Vietnamese graffiti artist Kong conjures his latest masterpiece, a monkey clutching an aerosol, a colour-splashed act of rebellion...

Tags:

HCM City stabilizes market, ensures social welfare

04/09/2017 16:32

VTV.vn - 15 years ago, Ho Chi Minh City was the first locality in Vietnam to implement a market stabilization program, enabling city dwellers to buy high-quality essential goods at affordable prices.

Tags:

World Autism Awareness Day

04/03/2017 10:15

VTV.vn - April 2nd, marked the ninth annual World Autism Awareness Day. Many exciting activities took place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on this day.

Tags: ,

Products from endangered pangolins have no medical benefits

04/03/2017 07:33

VTV.vn - The traditional use of pangolin scales to treat blocked milk ducts is touted by a number of websites online, but doctors of traditional medicine said scientific research proves that it is ineffective.

Tags: ,

Peugeot Scooters celebrates return to Vietnam

04/03/2017 06:21

VTV.vn - French automaker Peugeot held an event at the Vietnam Embassy in France on April 1 to mark the return of its high-end scooters to the Southeast Asian country after 60 years.

Tags: ,

Organic agriculture thrives in Dak Lak

04/02/2017 07:00

VTV.vn - The organic agriculture model of Japan has gained initial success in Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak Province in recent years. This model is gradually proving the need for Vietnam to develop sustainable agriculture in the context of food safety.

Tags:

Telefilm 2017 kicked start

04/01/2017 06:00

VTV.vn - The annual International Exhibition on Film and Television Technology (Telefilm) will be held between June 8-10 2017 in Ho Chi Minh city.

Tags:

Luxury apartment supply falls

03/30/2017 11:10

VTV.vn - Supply for apartments in HCM City has halved with only 5,000 apartments offered for sale compared to the same period last year.

Tags: ,

Green fair in Ho Chi Minh City

03/30/2017 11:00

VTV.vn - An environmental event entitled Stop Ignoring or Stop Breathing was organised in Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday to further promote public awareness on the environment.

Tags:

Top VND Exchange Rates

Auto-refesh 15m

USD

EUR

AUD
1 VND
Inverse:
0.00004
22,510.0
0.00004
25,226.0
0.00006
15,674.0

Mid-market rates: 2017-05-24 13:04 UTC

WEATHER FORECAST

Today - Wednesday May, 24
Thunderstorms
24/29
Thursday May, 25
Mostly Cloudy
24/30
Friday May, 26
Partly Cloudy
23/31
Saturday May, 27
Partly Cloudy
22/31
Sunday May, 28
Mostly Cloudy
22/31
Monday May, 29
Mostly Cloudy
25/31
Tuesday May, 30
Mostly Cloudy
25/31
Wednesday May, 31
Mostly Cloudy
26/32
Thursday Jun, 01
Mostly Cloudy
27/33
Friday Jun, 02
Mostly Cloudy
28/32