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ADB proposes smart and energy efficient city project in Can Thoicon
SOCIETY08/04/20210

ADB proposes smart and energy efficient city project in Can Tho

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has proposed to implement a smart and energy efficient city project (SEECP) with total investment of more than VND1.56 trillion ($67.29 million) in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho.

 
Man collects nails scattered on the road in Can Thoicon

Man collects nails scattered on the road in Can Tho

SOCIETY
15/07/2020

Over the past four months, people of Can Tho City have become familiar with the image of an old man driving his motorbike up and down on the road.

Landslides threatens Can Tho residentsicon

Landslides threatens Can Tho residents

SOCIETY
22/06/2020

Erosion along the riverbank of Tra Noc River in Can Tho City's Binh Thuy District has caused damage to local households, according to the city's steering committee for disaster prevention and search and rescue.

Motorbike taxi driver gives back to charityicon

Motorbike taxi driver gives back to charity

SOCIETY
17/06/2020

Tran Quoc Viet, a 50-year-old man living in Can Tho City, has used his second-hand motorbike to work a part-time job as a free-of-charge deliveryman for local charities and pagodas over the last 15 years. 

Can Tho City takes steps to prevent erosionicon

Can Tho City takes steps to prevent erosion

SOCIETY
16/06/2020

The People's Council of Can Tho City has approved investment policies for four anti-erosion projects with a total estimated investment of nearly VND745 billion (US$32 million).

Can Tho: One dies, 180 houses damaged in heavy rainicon

Can Tho: One dies, 180 houses damaged in heavy rain

SOCIETY
01/06/2020

One person has been killed and at least 180 houses damaged in heavy rain in Can Tho City on Saturday afternoon, according to the municipal steering committee for natural disaster prevention and control, search and rescue.

Choosing the perfect place for Uncle Ho’s statueicon

Choosing the perfect place for Uncle Ho’s statue

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
19/05/2020

A statue of President Ho Chi Minh waving his hand with a warm smile on his face on the Ninh Kieu wharf in Can Tho, has for a long time been a symbol of the city, which is dubbed the capital of the western region by the Hau River.

Can Tho welcomes opening of first VND0 supermarketicon

Can Tho welcomes opening of first VND0 supermarket

PHOTOS
27/04/2020

The Students Association and Youth Union of Can Tho debuted the first-ever VND0 supermarket on April 26 to assist underprivileged people who have been negatively impacted by the novel coronavirus epidemic.

How does “new normal” practice begin in Vietnam?icon

How does “new normal” practice begin in Vietnam?

PHOTOS
25/04/2020

Streets across Vietnam are gradually becoming more crowded with some restaurants choosing to re-open on April 23 as it starts to ease itself out of social distancing measures and attempts to adapt to the “new normal” of the reality of daily life.

Can Tho unveils low-carbon transformation project in energy sectoricon

Can Tho unveils low-carbon transformation project in energy sector

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
22/04/2020

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 21 launched a project on promoting low-carbon transformation in the energy sector for the 2020-2030 period and with a vision to 2050.

Heartfelt images reveal national struggle against COVID-19icon

Heartfelt images reveal national struggle against COVID-19

PHOTOS
10/04/2020

The outbreak of COVID-19 epidemic has posed severe challenges for underprivileged people nationwide, with ordinary citizens rallying to assist them and creating a number of heartfelt moments among communities across Vietnam.

WB-supported project to help ensure water supply for Mekong Deltaicon

WB-supported project to help ensure water supply for Mekong Delta

SOCIETY
03/03/2020

Officials of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho had a working session with World Bank (WB) representatives on March 2 to discuss a water supply project for the region.

River-borne tourism a typical product in Can Tho cityicon

River-borne tourism a typical product in Can Tho city

TRAVEL
24/01/2020

Stretching for 55 km along the Hau River, Can Tho city boasts favourable conditions to develop river-borne tourism, a typical product of the locality.

Floating flower markets a harbinger of springicon

Floating flower markets a harbinger of spring

PHOTOS
19/01/2020

Have you ever seen a market from 1.5 to 2 kilometers long? And it’s on the river. If you haven’t, come to a floating market in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. 

Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Teticon

Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Tet

PHOTOS
13/01/2020

Gardeners working in Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village in Can Tho are gearing up to launch a range of beautiful flower pots to the domestic market to meet the increasing demand for the Lunar New Year or Tet.

Vietjet Air launches new routes linking Can Tho with Taiwan, RoKicon

Vietjet Air launches new routes linking Can Tho with Taiwan, RoK

TRAVEL
12/01/2020

Budget carrier Vietjet Air on January 12 launched two new air routes linking the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho with Taipei of Taiwan and Seoul of the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Teticon

Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Tet

SOCIETY
12/01/2020

Gardeners working in Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village in Can Tho are gearing up to launch a range of beautiful flower pots to the domestic market in order to meet the increasing demand that comes in the buildup to the Lunar New Year.

Street murals in Can Tho mark countdown to Lunar New Yearicon

Street murals in Can Tho mark countdown to Lunar New Year

ENTERTAINMENT & TRAVEL
03/01/2020

In the buildup to the Lunar New Year, known locally as Tet, both local people and tourists in Can Tho City will have the opportunity to watch as artists decorate Tran Quoc Toan street with mural paintings.