Addressing the event, Deputy Minister of Construction Phan Thi My Linh said after more than two years of implementation, with efforts of both Vietnamese and Korean experts, along with close coordination among the ministry, KOICA, and the authorities of Thai Nguyen and Kien Giang provinces - beneficiary localities, the project was finished with practical outcomes. KOICA helps Vietnam’s green urban planning project. It focused on developing the Green City index of Vietnam and the Green City Urban Planning Decision Support System (GDSS); making pilot planning projects in Yen Binh urban area of Thai Nguyen and Rach Ra city of Kien Giang; and building a legal framework on green urban planning, she noted. The Ministry and KOICE spent one year on preparing contents of the project before starting it, she said. The project’s results are expected to significantly contribute to realizing Vietnam’s national strategy on green growth, sustainable development, as … [Read more...] about KOICA helps Vietnam’s green urban planning project
A tree fell recently in HCM City’s Tan Binh district after a heavy rain (Photo: VNA) HCM City (VNS/VNA) - Ho Chi Minh City plans to conduct research and identify trees resilient to natural disasters and suited to the local soil. The city will then compile a list of various kinds of trees to be planted across the city in the near future. The process of selecting trees requires extensive research and a pilot scheme, according to the city's administration. In recent years, the city has piloted planting many species of trees, but some species have not been strong enough to withstand heavy rains or strong winds, and have been hit by disease. The city has also asked the Ministry of Construction to identify the most suitable trees for the city. The selected trees must also conform to urban planning standards and regulations. HCM City has thousands of century-old trees that pose management as well as safety challenges, according to experts. More than 158,200 trees belong to … [Read more...] about HCM City to identify trees best suited to urban areas
Enhance your stay with exclusive benefits and privileges XIAMEN, CHINA - Media OutReach - 18 November 2019 - Lohkah Hotel & Spa, a top luxury hotel tucked away within its own private coastline at the heart of Xiamen, announces its alliance with The Leading Hotels of the World (LHW) to welcome the guests of LHW with exclusive benefits for a sensuous and enriching stay experience. "We are extremely honoured to receive support and recognition from Leading Hotels as a member and we have great confidence in hosting guests seeking a relaxing and fulfilling lifestyle," says Francesco Pantalone, Managing Director of Lohkah Hotel & Spa.With its luxury distinctiveness and authentic hospitality as the hotel's hallmark, Lohkah Hotel & Spa promises a transformative experience for guests who can relax, revitalise and rediscover their true sense of self in the seamless blend of nature and interior, offering the perfect home for corporate and leisure travellers, solo … [Read more...] about Lohkah Hotel & Spa Celebrates Authentic Hospitality with The Leading Hotels of the World
Police checked and discovered a large quantity of imported food supplements which were past their expiration dates at the premises of a company in Hà Nôi. - VNA/VNS Photo Trần Việt Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The growing production, import and trade of dietary supplements should be managed to avoid potential threats to users, experts said. Food supplements are very popular in Viet Nam and can be found in drug stores, baby stores and online. Whether it’s imported or locally made, they are increasingly popular. According to Nguyễn Thanh Phong, head of Vietnam Food Administration (VFA) under the Ministry of Health, more than 70 per cent of dietary supplements are produced by domestic firms and the rest are imported ones. Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Functional Food (VAFF) Trần Đăng said the product had been one of the fastest growing sectors in the past decade. While there were just 63 kinds of products provided … [Read more...] about It’s time to tighten control on dietary supplements
CapitaLand Vietnam celebrates its 25th year of operations and pledges S$25,000 to further its commitment to CapitaLand Hope Schools in Vietnam8 REASONS TO CHOOSE THE MARQWyndham Soleil Danang officially launches Nimbus TowerTHE MARQ – A PEACEFUL OASIS IN THE HEART OF DISTRICT 1BIM Land has signed 2 offshore loan agreements worth USD 137.5 million Just eight months after the official launch, Vietnam has become the fastest growing market of GrabFood in South East Asia, outside of Indonesia. What are the reasons behind such a tremendous achievement? By the end of September, GrabFood has officially operated in Viet Nam for eight months. However, the latest figures released by Grab recently showed that GrabFood has become one of the leading food delivery services in the Vietnamese market. For more than half a year, GrabFood has continuously expanded and set its footprint to 15 cities and provinces in total. The number of merchant-partners has increased 10 times and the … [Read more...] about Why Vietnam is the second fastest growing market of GrabFood in South East Asia?