Ho Chi Minh City’s realty sector experienced a hazy first half of the year, with dwindling supply of both high-end and pocket-sized apartments, according to insiders.
Many enterprises have started moving to the chilled meat sector, as it is expected to become a new consumer trend in the future domestically, according to experts.
Ho Chi Minh City collected fees of more than 16.49 trillion VND (over 712.5 million USD) last year for changing land-use purposes, according to the city’s Registration Office for Land Use Rights.
Private higher education plays an important role in promoting human resource quality, however, policies to develop private universities still face obstacles.
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 received US$1.45 billion of overseas remittances in the first three months of this year, up 10% over the same period last year, reported the city Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs.
The first quarter of the year witnessed overseas remittances to Ho Chi Minh City increase by 10% year on year to U$S1.45 billion, according to figures released by the municipal Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs.
The prospect of busy urban areas being created around Long Thanh International Airport in southern Dong Nai province has attracted investment in the eastern reaches of neighbouring Ho Chi Minh City, which has become appealing thanks to its connectivity, standardised planning, and ideal geographical location.
The southern metropolis Ho Chi Minh City is seeking to run 12-17-seater minibuses to make it easier for local residents to get access to this public transport services as the city has a lot of narrow roads with high traffic flows.
The opening of the first metro line in Ho Chi Minh City, which runs between Ben Thanh Market in District 1 and Suoi Tien Theme Park in District 9, will be delayed until 2022, city authorities have said.
Vietnam is projected to strive to attract foreign investment throughout 2021, with a specific focus on Ho Chi Minh City, according to insiders.
PSNews - The Ho Chi Minh City Municipal Department of Tourism on January 13 held a press conference to inform about the Vietnamese Tet Festival 2021.
PSNews -Recently, on the occasion of the 105th birthday of former Member of the Politburo and Minister of Public Security Tran Quoc Hoan, a delegation of the Ministry of Public Security, the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs, and the Nghe An provincial authorities and police paid a visit to his memorial house in Trung Phuc Cuong commune, Nam Dan district, Nghe An province.
Ho Chi Minh City hopes to reduce traffic accidents, fatalities and injuries by 5-10 percent this year, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on January 8.
A large number of models have taken to the catwalk at Junior Fashion Week (VJFW 2020) to showcase the latest collections by local designers, with the event transpiring in Ho Chi Minh City.
PSNews - The Ho Chi Minh Municipal People Committee on October 13 announced that the HCMC’s first three-car metro train is fully installed and ready for service. As planned, the train will be tested underground between stations in District 1 to ensure operation by the end of 2021.
PSNews - Major General Le Tan Toi, Deputy Minister of Public Security, leading a delegation of the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), visited and worked with the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Police Department on September 8.
Since the European Commission first gave approval for the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in October, 2018, Ho Chi Minh City has been active in implementing a range of solutions aimed at helping firms seize the opportunities of this agreement.