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Over 500 join environmental cleanup event in Quang Nam
Friday,  7/10/2020, 17:13 
HCMC - Over 500 people, including local workers, residents and students participated in an environmental cleanup event in the central province of Quang ...
Hoi An ancient town to be recreated at Cultural Days in Cao Lanh
Friday,  7/10/2020, 12:35 
CAN THO - Cao Lanh-Hoi An Cultural Days will be organized this month in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, recreating a corner of Hoi An ancient town ...
Saigon Times supports Quang Nam's green initiative to clean up tourist sites
Tuesday,  7/7/2020, 13:06 
QUANG NAM – The “Quang Nam environmental cleanup day” will be held on Thursday, July 9, 2020, across the central province of Quang Nam, attracting over ...
Vietnamese artists receive top French cultural honor
Monday,  7/6/2020, 13:12 
HCMC - The Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters was conferred on artists Tran Vuong Thach and Nguyen Ngoc Lan for their contributions to the ties between ...
HBSO to stage chamber concert on July 25
Monday,  7/6/2020, 11:06 
HCMC - The HBSO is staging a concert of chamber music at the Saigon Opera House on July 25. The selection of items is remarkable and highly original, and ...
An endeavor to preserve the Cham Pa culture
Sunday,  7/5/2020, 15:04 
Initially intent on building her career in HCMC, Kieu Maily had to leave the city in the end. However, it was her time spent in this city that gave rise ...
Morning exercises by the Huong River
Sunday,  7/5/2020, 13:16 
Many people in Hue City, Thua Thien-Hue Province, are used to doing daily physical exercise along the iconic Huong (Perfume) River. The two shady walking ...
New Zealand offers 18 scholarships to Vietnamese students
Saturday,  7/4/2020, 18:29 
HCMC - Education New Zealand (ENZ) announced the next round of New Zealand Schools Scholarships (NZSS) 2020, with 18 scholarships offered to Vietnamese ...
British Council launches intellectual property enforcement project
Saturday,  7/4/2020, 09:57 
HCMC - The Vietnam National Institute for Culture and Arts Studies (VICAS) and the British Council have jointly launched a new project called “Strengthening ...
Novaland, STF bring clean water, scholarships to Binh Thuan students
Wednesday,  7/1/2020, 20:21 
HCMC – Novaland Group, in collaboration with the Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group, donated water purifying systems worth VND4 ...
How did Vietnam dodge Covid-19?
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 15:22 
HCMC - The recovery of a 43-year-old British pilot, Vietnam’s last Covid-19 patient in intensive care, marks a turning point in the fight against the virus. ...
Australia helps Vietnamese defense students improve English language skills
Tuesday,  6/30/2020, 14:19 
HCMC – More than 140 Vietnamese defense students graduated from the Australia-Vietnam Defense Cooperation Language Training Program last week and can now ...
New schools funded by PV Gas put into operation
Monday,  6/29/2020, 18:15 
HCMC - PetroVietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation (PV Gas) has recently handed over some new schools to localities to provide local students with more spacious ...
Saigon Times hands over signposts to Ta Dung National Park
Monday,  6/29/2020, 12:33 
HCMC – The Saigon Times Group handed over 15 signposts, three information boards and a pyramid bearing basic information about Ta Dung National Park to ...
New foundation sets sights on vision issues in Vietnam
Monday,  6/29/2020, 12:30 
HCMC - A lavish store opening in HCMC’s District 1 could also mean the start of a boost for those with vision issues around Vietnam.
STF-Pham Phu Thu scholarships for children of garbage collectors
Sunday,  6/28/2020, 17:07 
QUANG NAM - The Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group, in coordination with the generous donor Nguyen Thi Le Huyen, presented 100 ...
Rowing to watch landscapes
Sunday,  6/28/2020, 08:45 
The two forms of rowing which enable rowers to enjoy beautiful landscapes—including kayak (sitting rowers) and SUP (stand up paddleboard, standing rowers)—may ...
Over 1,400 schools join carton recycling program in Hanoi, HCMC
Friday,  6/26/2020, 16:53 
HANOI - More than 1,400 kindergartens and primary schools in Hanoi and HCMC participated in a carton recycling program organized by food processing and ...
In a league of its own
Friday,  6/26/2020, 11:18 
On many levels, Vietnam is singing its own song. It has successfully flattened the COVID-19 curve, nearly eliminating the virus thanks to proactive containment ...
Saigon Times to donate signposts to Ta Dung National Park
Thursday,  6/25/2020, 16:53 
HCMC – Saigon Times Group will donate 15 signposts, three information boards and a pyramid bearing basic information about Ta Dung National Park in the ...
New Zealand Embassy opens zero-dong supermarket in Hanoi
Wednesday,  6/24/2020, 14:06 
HCMC - The New Zealand Embassy in Vietnam funded a zero-dong supermarket at the Thang Long Industrial Park in Dong Anh District, Hanoi, for two days over ...
Two nights of film music from HBSO in July
Wednesday,  6/24/2020, 11:32 
HCMC - Two splendid nights of film music are on offer from HBSO on July 11 and 12 at the Saigon Opera House.
A specialty in Chuon Lagoon
Sunday,  6/21/2020, 09:03 
Chuon Lagoon, about 15 kilometers from the heart of Hue City, Thua Thien-Hue Province, is where travelers can enjoy banh khoai (a typical fried pancake ...
Beach cleanup campaign turns Ke Ga Islet greener
Friday,  6/19/2020, 18:15 
Ministry considers postponing school opening day to August 15
Tuesday,  6/16/2020, 19:25 
HCMC – The Ministry of Education and Training is considering deferring the first day of the 2020-2021 school year until August 15 instead of August 1 and ...
Online challenge raises VND440 million to support education of needy children
Tuesday,  6/16/2020, 12:26 
HCMC - Some 800 people from around the world joined the Saigon Children’s Charity’s (saigonchildren) Virtual Steps Challenge last month and raised VND440 ...
Ballet Kieu to grace HCMC stage this weekend
Monday,  6/15/2020, 17:29 
HCMC - Following its return after the coronavirus closure last Saturday, in which the last five minutes of Beethoven’s titanic Fifth Symphony were repeated ...
Saigon Thang Long and SGT clean up beach in Binh Thuan
Monday,  6/15/2020, 10:55 
HCMC - Saigon Thang Long Real Estate Investment JSC, in collaboration with The Saigon Times Group, organized a beach cleanup campaign on Ke Ga Islet in ...
Champion cyclist wants to live In Vietnam
Sunday,  6/14/2020, 18:30 
Last Sunday, Javier Sarda Perez, a 32-year-old cyclist from Spain, won both the overall yellow jersey for the best rider and the overall red jersey for ...
Majestic cascade in the jungle
Sunday,  6/14/2020, 13:09 
K50, or Hang En Waterfall, is a hidden gem in Kon Chu Rang Nature Reserve, a natural park on the border of the four provinces of Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Quang ...
Belgian Embassy donates sanitary packages to preschool children in Vietnam
Thursday,  6/11/2020, 18:47 
HCMC – A total of 6,200 packages including washable masks, soaps and hand towels have been presented by the Embassy of Belgium in Vietnam to preschool ...
Wrestling fans rejoice as pros return post-pandemic
Thursday,  6/11/2020, 14:24 
HCMC - If you walk into a bar in HCMC, you can have a post-Corona Jaegerbomb. If you walk into a certain Binh Thanh dance studio in July, you can expect ...
Music in the age of Covid-19
Thursday,  6/11/2020, 12:39 
HCMC - After hibernating during the Covid-19 lockdown, Vietnam’s entertainment industry is lumbering back to life. Sky Tour Movie starring Son Tung M-TP, ...
A special museum of agricultural tools
Sunday,  6/7/2020, 09:45 
Chau Son Hy, the abbot of Sa Lon Pagoda in Seven Mountains region in An Giang Province, was able to collect old agricultural tools used by the local Khmer ...
HBSO reveals program for June 2020 to January 2021
Wednesday,  6/3/2020, 16:06 
HCMC - The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) has revealed the outline of its schedule for the months June 2020 to January 2021. The previous ...
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