Ms. Nguyen Thi Huong, General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO), stated that Vietnam's GDP in the first quarter grew by only 3.32 percent, the second-lowest growth rate in the 2011-2023 period.
The Steering Committee for External Information Service, the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education, the Vietnam News Agency and relevant agencies launched the 9th National External Information Service Awards on March 29.
The Tourism Department of the central coastal city of Da Nang held a ceremony to receive the first direct flight from Narita airport in Tokyo, Japan that returned to the city after a long halt due to the Covid-19 pandemic on March 26.
The People’s Committee of Binh Thanh District has cooperated with the HCMC Department of Tourism and Chim Canh Cut (penguin) Travel Service Joint Stock Company to offer a new tour promoting the district’s tourist attractions.
Many key national traffic projects nationwide are now behind schedule due to a serious lack of material for ground filling. It is critical for localities to quickly solve the problem to keep up with the assigned progress.
The HCMC Communist Youth Union held a ceremony on March 24 to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (March 26, 1931 – 2023) and the award ceremony of Ho Hao Hon Prize 2023.
The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Committee of Ho Chi Minh City hosted a get-together on March 22 with representatives of the Muslim community in the city on the occasion of Ramadan month - the month of fasting for Muslims.