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.
The British Council Vietnam is organising the Study UK Exhibition in Hanoi on 6 October and in Ho Chi Minh City on 7 October.
PSNews - On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and France, "Sai Gon", a play that was highly appreciated at the Avignon Festival in France will be held in HCMC from September 21-22, with the performance of 11 actors who are French, Vietnamese-French and Vietnamese.
A Vietnam-Japan Festival was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam-Japan diplomatic relations.
The 7th international exhibition on technology, equipment and solutions for electricity transmission and distribution (Electric & Power Vietnam 2018) opened in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12.
Entertainment and recreational establishments in Ho Chi Minh City have prepared a host of activities to serve demand during the occasion of the Nation Day (September 2), also a public holiday in Vietnam.
PSNews – The Municipal Police of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on August 20 hosted a ceremony to announce a decision of the Minister of Public Security on the appointment of a new Vice Director of the Municipal Police Department.
An art exhibition of 259 paintings, graphic art works and sculptures has opened at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum as part of the city’s celebrations of the 73rd National Day, which falls on September 2.
PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh City authorities held a conference on August 11 to announce the Government’s Resolution No.80/2018 on the city’s adjusted land-use master plan to 2020 and the land-use plan in last phase of the period 2016-2020.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong held a meeting on August 10 with visiting Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs Kazuyuki Nakane, who said his country wants to further promote concrete cooperation projects with the city.
As many as 550 businesses from 20 nations and territories are presenting their products at the 22nd International Exhibition on Food and Beverage and the 22nd International Exhibition on Food Processing, Packing Technology and Equipment (VietFood & Beverage – ProPack), that opened in HCM City on August 8.
Many State-owned public utility companies in Ho Chi Minh City are set to be equitised in 2019.
“Though it has long been heralded as a hip destination, Vietnam’s southern supercity somehow keeps getting cooler” is how Lonely Planet describes Ho Chi Minh City which it has named the third best place to visit in Asia this year.
As many as 778 students with outstanding performance in the 2017 - 2018 academic school year in Ho Chi Minh City were honoured in a ceremony held on July 18.