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HCM City speeds up school construction to meet demand

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council’s Cultural and Social Affairs Board has instructed the municipal Department of Education and Training to speed up school construction to meet the increase in the number of students.

World population to reach 9.8 billion in 2050: UN

The world's current population of 7.6 billion will balloon to 9.8 billion in 2050, with India's numbers to surpass China's in just seven years, a United Nations report said on Wednesday (June 21st).

''Cambodian market" in Saigon

Its official name is Le Hong Phong Market, but for decades people have been calling this market in HCM City’s District 10 “Cambodian Market” simply because it sells certain products from Cambodia.