Green One UN House receives green building certificate
Wednesday,  May 24,2017,23:37 (GMT+7)
The Green One United Nations House (GOUNH) on Monday was awarded the Platinum LOTUS Certification, the highest level in the market-based green building rating system, by the Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC).
Int’l conference on obstetrics and gynecology held in town
Wednesday,  May 24,2017,23:36 (GMT+7)
The 17th Vietnam-France-Asia-Pacific conference on obstetrics and gynecology took place on May 18-19 in HCMC with the sponsorship of Friso brand of FrieslandCampina Vietnam.
Manhole covers turned into paintings in town
Tuesday,  May 23,2017,23:30 (GMT+7)
Many manhole covers on some streets in HCMC’s District 5 have been turned into colorful and lively paintings by voluntary students in an effort to raise public awareness of environmental protection. These paintings with the theme colors of green, blue and red are inspired by forest, flowers and fish in a close connection to nature.
Fund-raising photo show set for late May
Tuesday,  May 23,2017,21:03 (GMT+7)
A photo exhibition will be held in HCMC’s District 3 on May 27-28 to convey humanitarian values to the community and raise funds for underprivileged children in Vietnam. 
Café with Google program launched in Vietnam
Friday,  May 19,2017,22:27 (GMT+7)
Google on Tuesday launched the first “Cafe with Google” program for Vietnamese parents at Tran Van On High-school in HCMC’s District 1 after the successful implementation of the program in many Asian countries.
First underground festival to kick off this weekend
Friday,  May 19,2017,22:24 (GMT+7)
Saigon Underground Festival 2017 (SUF 2017) will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on two weekend days, May 20-21, at Vietopia, a venue of education, entertainment and indoor sports for children aged 3-14 in HCMC’s District 7.
HCMC to host iconic cuisine festival at Dam Sen
Friday,  May 19,2017,22:23 (GMT+7)
The annual Dat Phuong Nam (Southern Land) gastronomic festival will take place from May 24 to 28 at Dam Sen Cultural Park, 3 Hoa Binh St., Dist. 11, HCMC with an aim to promote tourism and food culture of the city and southern provinces.
Diverse services at Saigon-Halong Hotel
Friday,  May 19,2017,09:15 (GMT+7)
Nestled on a hill in Bai Chay and overlooking Halong Bay, the UNESCO-recognized World Heritage site in Quang Ninh Province, the Saigon-Halong Hotel is an ideal destination for tourists when taking a tour to the world’s unique breathtaking bay.
Australian scientist lectures on interactive science teaching
Friday,  May 19,2017,09:15 (GMT+7)
Dr. Stuart Kohlhagen, Senior Fellow and former Director of Science and Learning at Australia’s National Science and Technology Center, is paying a visit to Vietnam from May 17 to 19 to run a series of workshops on interactive teaching methods for mathematics and science subjects, with the participation of teachers and students in HCMC and Hanoi.
Sheraton Saigon brings fresh air to diners during May
Thursday,  May 18,2017,22:06 (GMT+7)
The five-star hotel Sheraton Saigon is launching special food programs to cater to its guests this month.
Phu My Hung to host children’s festival on Sunday
Thursday,  May 18,2017,21:35 (GMT+7)
A festival titled “Phu My Hung – Towards Children” will take place this Sunday at Ho Ban Nguyet (Crescent Lake) in Phu My Hung new urban area in HCMC’s District 7.
Pho Hoi Riverside Resort – an ideal hideaway
Thursday,  May 18,2017,00:18 (GMT+7)
Lying on the bank of the Hoai River about 200 meters away from the ancient city of Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam, Pho Hoi Riverside Resort is an ideal destination for tourists when taking a tour to Hoi An City. 
STF awards scholarships to students in Quang Ngai
Wednesday,  May 17,2017,21:28 (GMT+7)
The STF – Pham Phu Thu scholarship program of the Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group, in partnership with the authority of Duc Pho District in the central coast province of Quang Ngai, last week granted 30 scholarships worth VND3 million each to high school students in the district.
AIP holds event on road safety
Wednesday,  May 17,2017,21:27 (GMT+7)
The Asia Injury Prevention Foundation (AIP) in collaboration with the National Committee of Transportation Safety and the Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province’s Traffic Safety Department on Monday organized a community event themed “Get home safe” in the province.
A bustling Cambodian market in town
Wednesday,  May 17,2017,21:09 (GMT+7)
Saigon is the melting pot of Vietnam with a vast diversity of cultures, customs, foods and people from different geographical locations around the globe. It is no wonder tourists when taking a leisure walk around Ho Thi Ky flower market in HCMC’s District 10 can easily find a special market which is the gathering place for Vietnamese people of Cambodian descent and dedicated to sell mainly Cambodian specialties. The market is thus also dubbed “Cambodian Market”.
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