A huge blaze that broke out late on Thursday night destroyed some 5,000sq.m of a warehouse near Sai Gon Port in HCM City’s District 4.
As many as 37 professional troupes are competing in the HCM City Open Unicorn-Lion-Dragon Dance Championship being held during weekends at Dam Sen Park in District 11.
The following are facts you should know about touring this bustling city.
On October 11, a contingent of members from the London office of the Vietnam-UK Network participated in a conference with the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.
Ho Chi Minh City is planning to open a few more book streets after the first one in the downtown area turned out to be a much bigger success than expected.
Ho Chi Minh City’s gross regional domestic product grew by 7.76 percent in the first half of this year, higher than the same period in the past two years.
The cooperative economic sector in Ho Chi Minh City aims to achieve an annual growth rate of 10% from 2017 – 2020, said the municipal Cooperative Alliance’s Chairwoman Le Hoang Yen on June 13.
HCM City has 40 landslide locations including 23 dangerous areas near rivers and canals in eight districts, according to the city’s Department of Transport.
Green trees in Ho Chi Minh City are continuously falling victim to damage and illegal chopping while authorities are powerless to step-in due to a lack of specific authorization.
The southern fruit festival, the 13th of its kind, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 1, attracting visitors from far and wide.
The ongoing Southern Land Cuisine Festival at Dam Sen Park in Ho Chi Minh City has drawn hundreds of visitors coming to savour more than 250 specialities of three regions.
Couleurs d’Asie by Réhahn – Saigon, a new gallery by Hoi An-based photographer Réhahn, will open in HCM City on June 1.
HCM City authorities have been asked to develop a master plan for urban underground spaces to prepare for the opening of subway lines in the city.
The southern metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City has gained significant socio-economic accomplishments since the liberation of the South and national reunification on April 30, 1975.
Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities are struggling to reach the target of having wastewater treatment systems at all export processing zones, industrial parks and industrial complexes by 2020.
PSNews-Unusual heavy rains resulted in a giant sinkhole at a road junction in HCMC, causing troubles to various vehicles.
PSNews-The Department of Traffic Police (C67) under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) organized a conference on ensuring traffic order and safety in Ho Chi Minh City and neighboring provinces on March 16.
HCM City wants to expand the use of online public services to simplify administrative procedures and reduce their cost for the public, vice chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Tran Vinh Tuyen said.
The Gout de France/Good France 2017, a global event on the French gastronomy, in Vietnam will bring together chefs from 24 restaurants in Hanoi, Hoi An, Da Nang, Hue and Ho Chi Minh City on March 21.
Many developers in HCM City have launched condo projects with various offers since the beginning of the year.