Power supply will meet the anticipated surge in demand during the dry season this year, said Dang Huy Cuong, director of the Electricity Regulatory Authority of Viet Nam.
20-year-old student Yen Chi will represent Vietnam at the grand finals round of the contest “Like performing, love Sony” which will be held in Singapore on December 3.
The competition is part of the music festival called “Uphoria - Party with Sony” held by the Japanese multinational media corporation Sony for South East Asian fans of music from December 2 to 4.
The competition also attracts contestants from Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
US singer Mike Posner and the band Train, singers Haoren from Malaysia, Julia Abueva from Singapore and Slot Machine from Thailand will also perform at the festival.
Born in 1991, Chi won the first prize at the contest’s national qualifier round in Vietnam with the song “Bong May Qua Them” (Clouds over the front yard) last month.
She is a student at the Ho Chi Minh City’s University of Social Sciences and Humanities.
In the final round held in Singapore, Chi will perform the song “Bad Romance” by Lady Gaga.