HCM City has set a target of treating 90 per cent discharged water into rivers and canals by 2020.
Ho Chi Minh City recorded key economic achievements in the first five months of the year, heard the municipal People’s Committee’s meeting on May 30.
The Ho Chi Minh City Buddhist Sangha held a music gala named “Lua thieng bat diet” (Eternal sacred fire) on May 27 as part of the activities to celebrate Lord Buddha’s 2,562nd birthday.
Ho Chi Minh City will host three continental taekwondo championships later this month.
Ho Chi Minh City is calling for investment in waterway and seaport projects.
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan is paying a working visit to Israel from May 21-25 to strengthen the city’s cooperation with Israel and learn from the country’s experience in building smart cities.
An inspection team of officials from the construction and public security ministries, and the HCM City People’s Committee on May 7 examined fire safety measures in apartment and high-rise buildings in the city.
Ho Chi Minh City authorities are adopting measures in a bid to complete the traffic infrastructure especially in the eastern gateway.
HCM City’s Department of Planning and Architecture is holding an exhibition to show off its proposed new administrative centre.
Marine rescue forces in HCM City successfully rescued a sinking boat late on Sunday after it was stranded in the waters of Can Gio Beach for 12 hours.
HCM City Public Transport Management Centre has proposed raising the bus fares by VND1,000 (4 US cents) to recover the costs of purchasing new buses.
PSNews - Addressing the meeting, Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Son recognized and praised all efforts and outcomes of the staff of the Chi Hoa Detention Center over the past years.
Over 200 fire fighters spared no dangers dashing into fire to save hundreds of people from on-fire Carina Plaza. Particularly, a fire fighter saved 20 people.
Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Minister of Public Security on March 21 worked with the Fire Prevention and Fighting Police of Ho Chi Minh City.
PSNews – The Symphony No.41 which was composed in 1788 by Mozart will be performed in Ho Chi Minh City on March 29 evening, at the city theater.
HCM City’s metro lines are facing various issues with procedures, disbursement, and cost overrun.
Ho Chi Minh City’s Contest on Youth Innovative Ideas 2018 has been launched and opened to entries from March 6 to September 10.
Many of the streets around Hanoi and HCM City are currently facing a traffic quagmire with congestion affecting popular thoroughfares as droves of people travel to their hometowns for the Lunar New Year festival (Tet).
HCM City will host cultural and amusement events at many places in the downtown area during the Tet (the Lunar New Year) holiday, which begin on February 15.
PSNews – The Foreign Investment Department under the Ministry of Plan and Investment announced that, in January, Vietnam attracted nearly 1.3 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI).