HCM City
Life & Style

Vermicelli from bean makes Bình Định memorable

The central province of Bình Định, full of sunshine, gentle breezes, and hard-working people, has been known for various delicacies such as sweet soft bánh ít lá gai (sticky rice cake with mung bean fillings) and small sweet sour pork paste. But very few people know about Song Thằn vermicelli, which is as popular as other delicacies.
Economy

Masan Group’s profits up 123% in H1

Masan Group Corporation’s consolidated net revenues for the first half of the year were VNĐ36.02 trillion (US$1.55 billion), a decline of 12.5 per cent from the same period last year mainly due to deconsolidation of the feed segment.

Society

HCM City seeks to improve public transport

HCM City needs to develop a specific roadmap to improve access to public transport, limit the use of personal vehicles, and speed up progress of metro lines, BRT (bus rapid transit), and others, experts said.