TAGs: HCM City

HCM City to better care for the needy

05/01/2017 10:44

Ho Chi Minh City will continue exerting efforts to improve living conditions for poor households and disadvantaged groups needing support, affirmed Nguyen Thi Thu, Vice Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Committee.

Transport firms add routes before Tet

08/12/2016 10:47

Transport firms in HCM City have begun to add more buses to meet demand during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which begins in late January.

Progress over heritage in HCM City

13/10/2016 14:02

Demolition work on the Saigon Tax Trade Centre, built by the French 135 years ago, began on October 12 in HCM City to make way for a 40-storey office and hotel tower and the first metro subway route.

Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City

10/12/2018 15:20

Water buses in Ho Chi Minh City provided services to about 900,000 passengers in the first 11 months of the year, up by 155 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Transport.

HCM City to begin garbage sorting on November 24

23/11/2018 19:52

Ho Chi Minh City will enforce regulations on garbage sorting on November 24, with fine of up to VND20 million (over US$850) to be imposed on those who fail to comply with the rules.

Vietnam-UK diplomatic ties marked in HCM City

26/10/2018 20:26

The constant development of the Vietnam-UK relations was highlighted at a ceremony to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries in Ho Chi Minh City on October 26. 

Better cooperation needed to prevent school violence

11/10/2018 16:37

Improved cooperation between students, staff, parents and local authorities is needed to prevent violent or abusive acts at schools, educational experts said at a meeting held on October 10 in HCM City. 

HCM City to build more roads to ease congested south

23/09/2018 22:07

A proposal to build a north-south axial road in HCM City running through districts 4, 7 and Nha Be through a public-private-partnership (PPP) has been approved by the municipal People’s Committee.

HCM City to set up more CNG filling stations

03/09/2018 19:55

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Transport plans to set up three new compressed natural gas (CNG) filling stations to meet refueling demand of CNG buses this year, according to the director of the department’s Public Transportation Management Centre.

Nearly US$5 billion in FDI poured into HCM City

01/08/2018 20:02

The southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City attracted more US$4.69 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first seven months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 70.5%.

HCM City needs 27,000 labourers in May

15/05/2018 21:34

Ho Chi Minh City has more than 27,000 job vacancies in May, according to Tran Anh Tuan, Vice Director of the municipal Centre of Forecasting Manpower Needs and Labour Market Information.