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.
Ho Chi Minh City’s police have discovered an illegal surrogacy network.
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.
A photo exhibition on 320 years of Sai Gon – Ho Chi Minh City development opened at the city’s Nguyen Hue pedestrian street on December 28.
Businesses based in Ho Chi Minh City recorded a year-on-year increase of 7.8 percent in their export revenue this year to reach 38.32 billion USD, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
Gia An 115 Hospital – the first health care facility constructed in the form of public-private partnership (PPP) in Ho Chi Minh City – was inaugurated on December 22.
Miss Vietnam 2010 and fashion designer Ngoc Han will introduce her latest collections of Ao dai (Vietnam’s traditional long dress) at the 30th Charming Vietnam art program slated for January 5, 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City.
PSNews – Many traffic police officers were deployed to support people in get through flooded streets in Ho Chi Minh City during the night of November 25.
HCM City needs to develop new laws to protect and preserve its old buildings, especially villas, experts have recommended.
A northwestern and northern mountainous specialty week was launched in Big C An Lac supermarket of Ho Chi Minh City on November 23, introducing various products of the localities to southern consumers for the first time.
PSNews- The 21st Vo Truong Toan Awards was co-held on November 18 by the Municipal Department of Education and Training of Ho Chi Minh City and Sai Gon Giai phong Newspaper.
More than 24,000 people took part in the 22nd Terry Fox Run (TFR) in District 7, Ho Chi Minh City on November 18 to raise funds for cancer patients in Vietnam.
Colliers International Vietnam has just released their Vietnam Quarterly Knowledge Report Q3 2018. The report highlights the national to regional economies of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. It also briefly introduces national economic indicators such as GDP, CPI, FDI, Retail Sales and Trade Balance, and focuses on the market insights of each real estate sector.
The Blockchain Innovation Tour was held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 6, as part of the series of “BIT Southeast Asia” blockchain events in the region, looking to connect projects and foreign investment funds with host countries.
Ho Chi Minh City will do its best to continue bolstering the sound neighborliness, traditional friendship, and comprehensive, durable and long-lasting cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia, a municipal official said.
Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities want to enhance cooperation with France in the fields of the country’s priority and strength such as smart city development, urban management, finance-banking, logistics, trade and tourism, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
PSNews - The 18th Vietnam International Textile & Garment Industry Exhibition 2018 (VTG 2018) will gather in over 400 exhibitors with over 600 booths displaying various machinery and equipment of famous brands from 11 countries and territories.
PSNews - The Chief Consultant of a huge anti-flood project in Ho Chi Minh City, worth VND 10,000 billion, has silently left Vietnam and never appeared in the country for the past 3 months. What is strange is that his signatures have still been seen on various papers as if he had still been in the country.
In the early hours of October 13, a container truck lost control whilst driving on Tran Van Giau road, HCM City, crashing into six houses by the roadside.