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.
High tides have exceeded warning level three of six, submerging HCM City streets and causing terrible traffic congestion.
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Ho Chi Minh City authorities are planning to establish separate areas for street food vendors along some 159 routes following the successful operation of its ‘food streets’ in the past months.
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.
PSNews - Ho Chi Minh City put into operation its first-ever river bus route on November 25, hoping to ease road traffic loads.
HCM City and Military telecom group Viettel on Friday signed an agreement to develop the southern metropolis into a smart city during 2017-2020.
HCM City’s Department of Transport has proposed to the city’s authority to begin the operation of electric buses to transport tourists from wharfs to hotels or tourism sites.
PSNews – The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) in association with the 7th Military Region organized the civil response training exercise 2017 at Tan Cang - Cat Lai Port, District 2, HCMC.
Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Social Work Centre is organising entertainment programmes for children, especially disadvantaged kids on the outskirts of the city and the provinces of An Giang, Tay Ninh and Binh Phuoc to enjoy the Mid-autumn Festival which falls on October 4 this year.
Ho Chi Minh City drew US$3.71 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) over the past nine months, up 64.3 percent year on year, according to the municipal People’s Committee.
The State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) will audit urban railway projects which are underway in Hanoi and HCMC.
A district in HCM City has stepped up its efforts to respond to residents’ complaints within five seconds via a newly-launched mobile application.
PSNews-The Municipal Party Committee of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) organized a meeting to review the two-year implementation of Directive No. 47-CT/TW of the Secretariat and Directive No. 31-CT/TU of the Standing Committee of the Municipal Party Committee on strengthening the leadership over fire prevention, fighting and rescue in the city in 2015 and the following years.
Ho Chi Minh City will become the second fastest growing economy in Asia by 2021, according to a study by the UK-based Oxford Economics, reported Bloomberg.
The People’s Committee of HCMC has assigned District 9 to set up a land withdrawal plan which will be submit to the Prime Minister for approval to develop a science and technology park project.
Many roads and pavements in HCM City have again been encroached by illegal parking areas and street vendors after city authorities halted their campaign to clear the pavements four months ago.
Forty-two sculptures in the themes of youth and love are on display at an exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City’s Van Thanh Tourist Park.