VietNamNet Bridge - For the first time, Hoi An has a public bus route in the ancient town, passing through tourist attractions like Tra Que vegetable village, An Bang beach, Cua Dai beach and seven schools. The buses run on compressed natural gas (CNG). The ancient city of Hoi An. On the route Cua Dai - Tran Hung Dao - Hai Ba Trung - Lac Long Quan - Cua Dai there are 10 bus stops, including Cua Dai Beach, Ginger Spa, Son Pho Park, Hoi An Hotel, White Lanterns restaurant, Le Dinh Tham intersection, Tra Que Vegetable Village, An Bang Beach, Agribank Resort and Volcano Club. The bus route operates on a trial basis, from 8am to 9pm, with 53 trips. On the days of trial, the service is free and the passengers are encouraged to contribute opinion on the service. The project is implemented by Hoi An authorities under the sponsorship of the Japan Global Environmental Fund. CNG, considered a clean fuel, consists of … [Read more...] about Hoi An opens “green buses”
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The Hanoitimes - On the morning of March 14, the Economic & Urban Newspaper held a ceremony to sum up the writing contest entitled “For traffic safety in the Capital – 2014” and launched the campaign of 2015. The award’s ceremony was attended by Deputy Chief of Propaganda Nguyen The Ky; Permanent Vice Chairman of Vietnam Association of Journalists Ha Minh Hue; Journalism Department Hoang Huu Luong and Vice Chairman of The National Committee for Traffic Safety Khuat Viet Hung, etc. Also attended by Vice Chairman of the People's Council Le Van Hoat, Vice Chairman Tran Xuan Viet, Head of Propaganda Ho Quang Loi and representatives from city departments. There are also leaders representing the central press agencies and Hanoi; the delegates from provinces in the country, representatives from departments, the leaders, journalists elderly generations of Economic & Urban Newspaper with many partners and collaborators. Opening the ceremony, Mr. Nguyen Minh … [Read more...] about Hanoi launched writting contest “For traffic safety in the Capital – 2015”
(VOVworld) - A 2012 summer youth volunteer program themed “Youth joining hands to build new rural areas”, will be launched this Sunday in Ha Tinh city. The program, which aims to promote the youth’s vanguard role in socio-economic development, focuses on building new rural areas, ensuring traffic safety and order, protecting the environment, and assisting rural high school graduates in university entrance examinations. Other activities to support the community include blood donations, social evil prevention, paying debts of gratitude, educational programs for young children and international volunteer activities. Nguyen Manh Dung, Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, said: "Much attention has been given to international volunteer activities. This year we have organized many activities in cities and provinces bordering Laos and Cambodia to contribute to the success of Vietnam-Laos and Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Year 2012. There … [Read more...] about 2012 summer youth volunteer program to open
(Cinet)- On 25th December, a seminar on young directors’ plays participated in a contest “The 2007 national stage contest of young talented directors” was held at Ho Chi Minh College of Theatre and Cinema. What changes did the Vietnam stage have from this seminar? The press in particular and former artists in general looked forward to listening to new ideas at the seminar of young directors. The seminar was taken place all day, but only in the afternoon about 19 young directors attended it. Several proposed ideas which expressed young directors’ feelings should be paid much attention by departments and levels. A young director, Trieu Trung Kien of the Central Reformed Theatre said,” When my play in the contest is highly appreciated by audience, I felt very happy. However, to tell the truth, we don’t have a fixed theatre for performance. Moreover, artists don’t even know where the following performances will be held, so it is difficult for … [Read more...] about Will young directors have an open playground?
Hi Joe! Let’s talk about yellow school bus. What are the main functions of the school bus? The Yellow school bus drops you off near your home and picks you up, to drive you to school. It is definitely interesting vehicle. And it is interesting that people from different countries are fascinated by this yellow school bus. You probably have spent hours and hours in a school bus? What are some cool aspects of the school bus that you experienced? I spent many hours in the school bus. I think another interesting aspect of the school bus is the dynamic of the people inside of it. It is usually high school and grade school, so you have many different ages. So for example, if you go to junior high, you may have kids from several different grade schools. You may not know these kids but by the end of the school year, you may be best friend with them. And you know I have a lot of fun on the bus because I got into a lot of trouble on the bus. I was a big trouble maker. It is an interesting … [Read more...] about American yellow school bus