TAGs: HCMC

Hanoi, HCM City streets gridlocked as Tet arrives

12/02/2018 15:37

Many of the streets around Hanoi and HCM City are currently facing a traffic quagmire with congestion affecting popular thoroughfares as droves of people travel to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).

HCM City prepares for Tet

10/02/2018 19:16

HCM City will host cultural and amusement events at many places in the downtown area during the Tet (the Lunar New Year) holiday, which begin on February 15.

HCM City aims for 8.3%-8.5% GRDP growth in 2018

02/01/2018 20:59

Ho Chi Minh City is destined to reach Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) growth of between 8.3% and 8.5% for 2018, according to a January 2 conference on the city’s socio-economic development.

HCM City Book Street attracts 2.4m visitors

30/12/2017 17:29

The HCM City Book Street on Nguyen Van Binh Street in District 1 has attracted 2.4 million visitors this year, earning a turnover of VND50 billion (US$2.2 million), according to the Viet Nam Publishers Association (VNPA).

HCM City to host ao dai festival in March

25/12/2017 20:11

Ho Chi Minh City will host its annual festival to honour ao dai (Vietnamese traditional dress), which is known as the symbol of feminine beauty in Vietnam, during March 3-25.

Over US$660,000 collected for islanders, soldiers

19/12/2017 20:40

Organisations and individuals at the third Xuan noi đao xa (Spring in the Far Island) programme held in HCM City on December 17 donated more than VND15 billion (US$660,000) to support island residents and soldiers who are protecting the country’s sovereignty in the East Sea.

HCM City faces severe floods

08/12/2017 16:18

High tides have exceeded warning level three of six, submerging HCM City streets and causing terrible traffic congestion.

HCM City’s November CPI picks up 0.17%

29/11/2017 20:44

The consumer price index (CPI) in Ho Chi Minh City in November gained 0.17% on a monthly basis and 4.32% year-on-year, the municipal Statistics Office announced on November 29.