For four years, Le Thi Binh and her husband tried to have a baby. But it was not until the couple received free in vitro fertilisation (IVF) from a charity programme based in HCM City that their dream became a reality.
A project to build a second branch of a double tunnel at An Suong intersection in Ho Chi Minh City’s district 12 has been suspended because affected households have refused to move and accept the compensation amount.
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport expects to start construction on 70 transport projects this year.
HCM City attracted US$7.07 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) during 2018, a rise of 7 per cent on-year, according to the HCM City People’s Committee.
Two overseas Vietnamese who were winners of the Grammy and Emmy Awards will hold two special music shows in Ho Chi Minh City.
A series of drama, music and dance shows featuring hundreds of singers, dancers and theatre artists are taking place in HCM City on the last days of the year, offering something for everyone on the occasion of the New Year 2019.
Hundreds of households in Ho Chi Minh City have been benefiting from homegrown solar power systems.
The Comprehensive Progressive Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) promises great benefits for Vietnamese firms, but many regulations on technical barriers and social responsibility will have to be met in order to take full advantage of the trade deal, experts said at a conference in HCM City on December 15.
The ASEAN +3 Young Entrepreneurs Forum opened in Ho Chi Minh City on December 13, with its agenda focusing on the role of young businesses in high-tech agriculture startup and innovation.
Tran Minh Nguyet, 22, a backpacker from HCM City who experienced her first trip to Hanoi early last month, said her smartphone was the one thing she could not live without during her three-day trip to the capital city.
Several roads in Saigon’s District 1 will be closed off or restricted this weekend for an international marathon, the Department of Transport said.
More than 100 of the best entries to the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards will be displayed at many venues around HCM City and provinces until June next year.
HCM City needs to develop new laws to protect and preserve its old buildings, especially villas, experts have recommended.
The production index of the electronics industry for the first 10 months of the year increased by more than 17% year-on-year, according to the HCM City Department of Industry and Trade.
The Italian Cuisine Week (ICW) has returned for the third time to HCM City from November 14 to 29.
Although completing the majority of its economic targets for 2018, Ho Chi Minh City is still burdened with heavy pressure from its budget collection, said Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee at a meeting on November 1.
Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index went up 0.64% month-on-month and 3.42% year-on-year in October, announced the municipal Statistical Office on October 30.
A decision to implement a programme to reduce traffic congestion and accidents by 2020 has been signed by Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.
Many delegations pay tribute to former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 6.
More than 10,000 people joined the Fun Run for Charity, 18th edition held by British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV), in District 7 in Ho Chi Minh City on September 30.