PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh Municipal Department of Information and Communications on May 7 in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Book Street launched a series of activities to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory ( May 7, 1954-2019) and to mark 50 years of the implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament.
The 74th General Assembly and Congress of the International Military Sports Council (CISM) wrapped up in Ho Chi Minh City on April 28.
A delegation of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Committee, People’s Council and Vietnam Fatherland Front on April 26 paid homage to fallen soldiers at local martyrs’ cemeteries on the occasion of the 44th anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification, and 133rd May Day.
A Vietnamese folk culture festival took place from April 13-15 in Ho Chi Minh City to serve local people and visitors in celebration of the country’s annual Hung Kings' Festival.
The Ho Chi Minh City Border Guard and the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) chapter in Ho Chi Minh City on April 12-15 handed over four clean water facilities to the border guard forces and residents in the border areas of the Central Highlands provinces of Kon Tum, Gia Lai, Dak Nong and Dak Lak.
Ho Chi Minh City is set to establish 50 new cooperatives and one cooperative union this year and hopes to push the annual growth of the collective economy to 10 percent and its contribution to the city’s economy to 0.6 percent.
Travel agents in Ho Chi Minh City are offering a huge range of domestic and outbound tours for the upcoming Reunification Day holiday on April 30 and Labour Day on May 1, and many of them are fully booked.
Vietnam is a popular investment destination for French businesses, according to Vincent Florean, French Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City.
PSNews – Some 400 old and unique cars, bicycles and tricycles from 20 different clubs and independent collectors were recently on display in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), recalling the past time of the city.
Ho Chi Minh City’s economy remained on the growth in the first quarter of this year, said Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong at a review meeting in early April.
Vietnam’s leading clean energy event, The Solar Show 2019, is being held in Ho Chi Minh City from April 3-4, attracting thousands of exhibitors and experts from countries and territories worldwide.
PSNews - A ceremony in response to the Earth Hour Campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) on March 17 with the participation of more than 1,000 volunteer youths and two ambassadors of the event - singer Le Thien Hieu and singer Lynk Lee.
The High-Level People’s Court in Ho Chi Minh City on March 18 upheld imprisonment penalties given to five defendants for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration”.
A seminar on international cooperation in a changing world wrapped up in Ho Chi Minh City on February 26 after two days of sitting.
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 book street festival and the Nguyen Hue flower street celebrating the 2019 traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays opened in Ho Chi Minh City on February 2.
The Ho Chi Minh City Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR) will work with contractors, consulting firms and others to speed up the city’s first metro route between Ben Thanh and Suoi Tien, a recent meeting heard.
The Federation of Labour of Ho Chi Minh City on January 19 handed free coach tickets and gifts to over 4,000 poor workers in industrial and export-processing zones in the city on the occasion of the coming traditional lunar New Year.
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport expects to start construction on 70 transport projects this year.
The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City plans to spend some 800 billion VND (34.5 million USD) on gifts to policy beneficiaries and impoverished households in the city as the Lunar New Year (Tet) 2019 nears.