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Three expat runners to join 300-kilometer relay to help Vietnamese newborns
Saturday,  4/20/2019, 11:41 
DANANG – Three foreign runners will take part in the Red River Run, a 300-kilometer relay scheduled for 5 a.m. on April 22, to raise funds to improve healthcare ...
San Art to host “The Sap Still Runs” dual exhibition
Thursday,  4/18/2019, 17:36 
HCMC - “Nhua cay van chay” (The Sap Still Runs), an exhibition that will immerse visitors into an art space full of poetic works created by two artists, ...
Thank-you note
Thursday,  4/18/2019, 14:48 
The Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for donating over VND124 ...
Autism awareness campaign launched
Wednesday,  4/17/2019, 17:41 
HCMC – Saigonchildren and CapitaLand Vietnam this morning announced The Steps Challenge 2019, a community event aiming to bring appropriate care and special ...
Award-winning film “The Third Wife” to be screened in Vietnam
Wednesday,  4/17/2019, 14:29 
HCMC - Having won many awards at international film festivals, the Vietnamese film “The Third Wife” will be screened in Vietnam next month, according to ...
Exhibition delves into environmental imbalance and destruction
Wednesday,  4/17/2019, 14:28 
HCMC - “Serpents’ Tails”, a solo exhibition by UuDam Tran Nguyen which depicts people struggling with by-products of an industry that is causing environmental ...
AIP, Abbott donate 1,300 helmets to HCMC students and teachers
Wednesday,  4/17/2019, 14:27 
HANOI - Abbott in Vietnam, AIP Foundation, the HCMC Traffic Safety Committee and the HCMC Department of Education and Training on April 16 provided nearly ...
Int’l volunteers build stability through shelter for Vietnamese families
Tuesday,  4/16/2019, 15:04 
HCMC - Vietnamese youths and those from other countries such as Japan, Korea, Australia and the U.S. have taken part in the Habitat for Humanity’s Young ...
ifa exhibition in Hanoi treats trash as gold
Tuesday,  4/16/2019, 12:25 
HCMC - The Stuttgart-based Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa), in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut Hanoi, will hold an exhibition entitled ...
Central Group launches first Hello Beauty store in south
Tuesday,  4/16/2019, 10:29 
HCMC - Thailand’s Central Group Vietnam opened a new Hello Beauty store at Big C Di An supermarket in Binh Duong Province last week, making it the first ...
Japanese architect Kengo Kuma visits Vietnam
Monday,  4/15/2019, 15:41 
HCMC - Contemporary Japanese architect Kengo Kuma visited Vietnam last week and carried out a construction evaluation of Waterina Suites - his first work ...
Experts discuss protecting and promoting Vietnam heritage
Monday,  4/15/2019, 12:21 
HCMC - More than 250 architects, developers and professionals attended a seminar in HCMC on April 12 to discuss the issue of balancing heritage preservation ...
Throngs flock to Hung Kings Temple for commemoration
Monday,  4/15/2019, 11:46 
HCMC - Huge numbers of people from around the country came to the Hung Kings Temple complex on Nghia Linh Mountain in Phu Tho Province yesterday (the 10th ...
RMIT Vietnam students to compete at HSBC contest in HK
Saturday,  4/13/2019, 13:38 
HCMC – Besting 11 teams from other universities in Vietnam, RMIT University has become the representative of Vietnam at HSBC Business Case Competition ...
Hospitals in Kon Tum receive new medical equipment
Saturday,  4/13/2019, 13:36 
HCMC - Toyota Vietnam Foundation (TVF), in cooperation with VinaCapital Foundation (VCF), has donated medical equipment to nine hospitals in the Central ...
German youth jazz orchestra to perform in Vietnam
Friday,  4/12/2019, 15:45 
HCMC - LaJazzO, the State Youth Jazz Orchestra of Baden-Württemberg in southwest Germany, will hold a concert in the pedestrian area near Hoan Kiem Lake ...
The keys to making your wealth work harder
Friday,  4/12/2019, 09:53 
Cash and property have historically been the go-to ways for Vietnamese people to hold their wealth, but they are increasingly waking up to the need to ...
“The Art of The Journey” exhibition opened in Hanoi
Thursday,  4/11/2019, 12:07 
HCMC – An exhibition titled “The Art of The Journey” will be opened at the Pan Pacific Hanoi today, April 11, introducing 37 artworks by more than 20 of ...
Cao Lanh Bridge photo competition marks Australia-Vietnam cooperation
Thursday,  4/11/2019, 10:44 
HCMC – The Australian Embassy in Vietnam is organizing the Cao Lanh Bridge photo competition to celebrate the first anniversary of the opening of the bridge, ...
Talk, workshop on photography and silver gelatin to be held this Saturday
Wednesday,  4/10/2019, 14:05 
HCMC - The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre and Noirfoto Darkroom-Studio-Gallery in District 2 of HCMC will hold a talk and a workshop on photography and ...
A night of film music to enliven the Saigon Opera House
Wednesday,  4/10/2019, 11:17 
HCMC - The HCMC Ballet, Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) will present a colorful Night of Film Music on Saturday, April 27 at the Saigon Opera House, ...
Rhino poaching gang sentenced to 25 years jail in massive victory for South African conservationists
Wednesday,  4/10/2019, 09:44 
Three members of a notorious rhino poaching gang in South Africa have each been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Music institutes cooperate to serve community through arts
Tuesday,  4/9/2019, 12:40 
HCMC - The HCMC Conservatory of Music announced its cooperation with Asia Music & Performing Arts Education (AMPA Education), with a goal of serving the ...
Bournemouth University launches World of Work competition 2019
Tuesday,  4/9/2019, 12:05 
HCMC - Bournemouth University from the UK has launched the WoW (World of Work) competition 2019 for students in the UK and Vietnam as part of the UK-Vietnam ...
Tugging ritual at Tran Vu Temple receives UNESCO’s certificate
Tuesday,  4/9/2019, 11:09 
HCMC - A ceremony was held in Long Bien District of Hanoi on April 7 to receive a UNESCO certificate inscribing the sitting tug-of-war ritual at Tran Vu ...
Online contest on Vietnam’s seas and islands launched
Tuesday,  4/9/2019, 11:08 
HCMC - The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union’s Central Committee launched an online multiple-choice contest on knowledge about Vietnam’s seas and islands ...
Winners of English Champion 2019 named
Monday,  4/8/2019, 15:41 
HANOI – The final round of English Champion 2019 competition co-organized by IvyPrep Education and iSMART Education was held on April 7, naming five champions ...
Over 100 teachers join training on helmet use in HCMC
Monday,  4/8/2019, 15:21 
HCMC - Over 100 teachers from four schools in Nha Be District of HCMC have taken part in a series of training on helmet use.
Hue Traditional Craft Festival to begin late this month
Monday,  4/8/2019, 13:37 
HCMC - The eighth Hue Traditional Craft Festival will be held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue from April 26 to May 2, heard a press conference ...
Innovation space for students opened in Can Tho City
Monday,  4/8/2019, 11:53 
CAN THO - The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in coordination with Can Tho University and Arizona State University, launched the Maker ...
Hundreds of vintage vehicles showcased at Dam Sen Park
Sunday,  4/7/2019, 16:34 
HCMC - Hundreds of vintage cars and motorbikes are being showcased at Dam Sen Park in HCMC.
Blooming red silk-cotton flowers embellish the northwest
Sunday,  4/7/2019, 08:44 
In Vietnam’s northwestern region, red silk-cotton flowers bloom in March aside from ban and plum flowers. These flowers can be seen in full bloom when ...
European Union helps Vietnam reduce maternal, infant mortality ratios
Saturday,  4/6/2019, 10:06 
HCMC - The European Union has funded a number of projects that aim to help Vietnam reduce the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) and infant mortality ratio (IMR).
Wellbeing expert shares opinion on school health in Vietnam
Saturday,  4/6/2019, 09:40 
HCMC - People should care about their mental health no less than physical health, said an expert on the occasion of World Health Day (April 7).
International music talents to gather at Hanoi concert
Friday,  4/5/2019, 17:02 
HCMC - A concert will be held at the Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi on April 17 and 18, featuring international award-winning artists.
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