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Photo series promotes Covid-19 prevention among ethnic minority communities
Friday,  2/26/2021, 18:28 
HCMC - The Ministry of Health and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have launched a photo series that calls on ethnic minority people to act ...
Outreach clinic completes 9th year of free treatment for rural children
Thursday,  2/25/2021, 09:12 
HCMC - FedEx Express and VinaCapital Foundation have completed the ninth consecutive year of the FedEx Delivers Heartbeats Outreach Clinic, through which ...
HTV calls for funds for Covid-19 vaccines
Wednesday,  2/24/2021, 12:31 
HCMC – HCMC Television (HTV) has set up the “One United Heart” foundation to raise funds for the purchase of the Covid-19 vaccine by calling on organizations, ...
Hung Thinh Corporation donates real-time PCR Covid-19 testing machine to HCMC
Sunday,  2/21/2021, 10:32 
HCMC - Hung Thinh Corporation handed over a Cobas® 4800 v2.0 automated real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) Covid-19 testing machine worth nearly ...
Mini wind kit, bird strike prevention designed for wind power generator
Sunday,  2/21/2021, 09:40 
According to IHS Markit, Vietnam is among the top three nations with the fastest growth of shift to renewable energy in the Asia Pacific after Australia ...
My hometown now
Monday,  2/15/2021, 12:59 
A migrant, now a Saigonese, expresses his love and gratitude to Saigon which he says has been a place where he can realize his dreams.
The buffalo is no longer toiling
Sunday,  2/14/2021, 14:39 
The Year of the Buffalo 2021 is considered one of good luck and great prosperity
Choosing Vietnam: All about trusting the data for American entrepreneur
Friday,  2/12/2021, 15:20 
As a man whose life revolves around data, everything added up to make Vietnam Jon Barrett’s home base as well as launching his ambitious business venture.
“Buffalo Billionaire” in Mekong Delta
Friday,  2/12/2021, 11:46 
Nguyen Hong Ngu, 48, is dubbed “the buffalo billionaire” in Luong Nghia Commune, Long My District, in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang. Mr. Ngu’s ...
An extraordinary lying embroiderer
Thursday,  2/11/2021, 13:03 
Sam Thi Giang is an exceptional artisan of the community of Thai Do ethnic minorities in Quy Chau District, Nghe An Province. Although she is unable to ...
Many beautiful flowers available for decoration during Tet
Wednesday,  2/10/2021, 19:39 
HCMC – People in HCMC now can buy beautiful but low-cost flowers at markets around town for decoration at upcoming Tet (Vietnamese traditional New Year ...
Nguyen Hue Flower Street opens to public
Wednesday,  2/10/2021, 18:08 
HCMC - The Nguyen Hue Flower Street in District 1, HCMC opens for public sightseeing from today, February 10.
HCMC opens Binh Dien Tet flower market
Tuesday,  2/9/2021, 12:16 
Islet of pink blossoms
Sunday,  2/7/2021, 16:30 
An islet on Pa Khoang Lake in Muong Phang Commune, Dien Bien District, Dien Bien Province, is home to thousands of trees of Japanese cherry blossoms. Tran ...
A year of separation and hope, in perspective
Sunday,  2/7/2021, 15:24 
Editor’s note: Having lived and worked in Hanoi, the author of this article finds this past year a long time of separation because of Covid-19, which reminded ...
A Thai tourist’s emotional trip to Ha Giang
Sunday,  2/7/2021, 13:43 
A tour of Ha Giang Province on New Year’s Eve replete with emotional feelings as well as interesting experiences recounted by a Thai tourist to Vietnam.
Thank-you note
Friday,  2/5/2021, 10:02 
The Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for donating over VND1 billion ...
Workshop series enables young enthusiasts in HCMC to learn about robots
Thursday,  2/4/2021, 15:24 
HCMC - The American Center at the U.S. Consulate General in HCMC is sponsoring a 13-week series of workshops called Robotics = Code + Creativity to help ...
Saigon Times-Great Circle offers Tet gifts to disabled children
Tuesday,  2/2/2021, 17:25 
HANOI – The “Saigon Times-Great Circle” program, initiated by the Saigon Times Group, on January 28 donated 45 sets of Tet gifts worth VND500,000 each ...
New Year in ao dai
Sunday,  1/31/2021, 15:18 
Ao dai is a traditional Vietnamese costume, which literally means “long dress.” Although the modern ao dai comes in many different versions, the typical ...
STF grants scholarships to 20 Nghe An students
Friday,  1/29/2021, 19:42 
HCMC - The Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group presented 20 STF-Pham Phu Thu scholarships worth VND40 million in total to needy ...
Vietnam, a rising star in Asia about solar power development
Thursday,  1/28/2021, 16:32 
Just in three years, Vietnam has developed solar power to a capacity of 25% of the national total electricity output, making it one of the fastest-growing ...
New Zealand grants global competence certificate to 25 Vietnam students
Thursday,  1/28/2021, 15:24 
HCMC - The New Zealand Consulate General in HCMC and Education New Zealand (ENZ) on January 26 granted the Global Competence Certificate (GCC) to 25 Vietnamese ...
Hundreds of gift sets handed over to poor residents, children in Dak Nong
Monday,  1/25/2021, 17:55 
HCMC – The Youth Union of the HCMC Department of Industry and Trade on January 23 introduced the “Tet-Connecting Love” program to present hundreds of gift ...
Online exhibition project promotes Vietnam’s heritage worldwide
Monday,  1/25/2021, 16:46 
HCMC - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and Google Arts & Culture launched an online project featuring multiple highlights of Vietnam’s heritage ...
Painting contest encourages sustainable lifestyle among children
Monday,  1/25/2021, 11:50 
HCMC – The Embassy of Denmark in Vietnam and the Vietnam-Denmark Friendship Association have launched the "Denmark in Your Eyes" 2021 painting contest ...
White snow blankets northern mountainous region
Sunday,  1/24/2021, 15:47 
After five years since the first time Vietnam witnessed snowfall in her mountainous provinces in 2016, the region is now once again covered in white snow. ...
Unexpected country, unexpected job
Sunday,  1/24/2021, 15:47 
Vietnam is a place where Adrien Jean, a Frenchman, gets out of his comfort zone and experiences things that he has not done before, including becoming ...
Video exhibition to open in Hanoi next week for Beethoven’s 250th birthday
Friday,  1/22/2021, 17:08 
HCMC – The Embassy of Belgium, the Embassy of Germany and the Goethe-Institut Hanoi will jointly open a video installation exhibition, Eroica 2020, by ...
Community outdoor gym in Quang Binh helps locals improve wellness
Thursday,  1/21/2021, 15:34 
HCMC - The authorities of Nam Ly Ward, Dong Hoi City, Quang Binh Province, have inaugurated the first community outdoor gym built in collaboration between ...
"Goût Français" - A French sign of quality
Thursday,  1/21/2021, 15:13 
Created under the patronage of the Consulate General of France in HCMC, as a guarantee of quality and food safety, "Goût Français", a label synonymous ...
Traditional Japanese dolls exhibited at HCMC’s museum
Thursday,  1/21/2021, 11:13 
HCMC - The Japan Foundation Center for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam is holding an exhibition of traditional Japanese dolls at the HCMC Museum of Fine Arts, ...
Noon Gate reopens to tourists after eight years of restoration
Wednesday,  1/20/2021, 18:34 
HCMC – Ngo Mon Gate (Noon Gate), a typical piece of architecture of the Hue Imperial Citadel, has reopened to tourists after eight years of restoration, ...
Pink season in northern mountainous region
Sunday,  1/17/2021, 18:21 
The northern mountainous region in late every year is covered in the pink of buckwheat flowers. In Ha Giang Province, some 30 kilometers from Hanoi, the ...
Eighth HCMC Marathon to attract thousands of runners
Saturday,  1/16/2021, 17:58 
HCMC - Thousands of runners will participate in the eighth HCMC Marathon in the Phu My Hung Urban Area, District 7, HCMC, on January 17.
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