A wide range of cultural activities to reveal the depth of traditional Tết (Lunar New Year) celebrations will begin at Thăng Long Imperial Citadel from today.
Minister and chairman of the Government Office Mai Tiến Dũng said that amendments to the Decree No 38 guiding the implementation of the Law on Food Safety will be submitted to the Government early next month.
Authorities would crack down on unsafe food and corrupt officials who collude with fraudulent businesses, standing deputy chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee, Trần Vĩnh Tuyến, has promised.
The HCM City Department of Transport aims to complete 22 major transport projects by the end of the year, according to a report in the Người Lao Động (Labourer) newspaper.
The number of water buses operating in HCM City’s new transport service remains low, causing long wait times for passengers, according to media reports.
After a month of implementation, Sài Gòn river buses carry just some 1,000 passengers a day, too little to be considered an alternative to reduce traffic congestion as was expected.
Nine female primary students who developed abnormal symptoms last week in northern mountainous province of Bắc Cạn have the symptoms of dissociative disorder, said Associate Professor Trần Minh Điển, deputy director of National Pediatric Hospital.
Doctors at Thủ Đức District Hospital on Tuesday in HCM City performed the country’s first open heart surgery at a district-level hospital.