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.
Construction on a 200km section of Dau Giay-Lien Khuong expressway will begin next year, with total investment of 65 trillion VND (2.8 billion USD) including site clearance costs.
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.
Ho Chi Minh City collected over VND269.1 trillion (nearly US$11.6 billion) for the State budget in the January-September period, up 9.88% year on year.
PSNews - The International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC) 2018 officially closed on September 8 with over 4,500 business appointments made between domestic and international travel agencies during the 4-day event.
Ho Chi Minh City always supports and does its utmost to bolster cooperation with the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) Gangwon province, especially in potential fields of culture, sports and tourism, said Huynh Cach Mang, vice chairman of the municipal People’s Committee.
Traffic chaos ensued in many Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City streets as people looked to get away during the three-day break.
Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on September 1 led a delegation to pay tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh Museum – city branch on the occasion of 73rd National Day (September 2).
HCM City on August 31 launched two photo exhibitions to celebrate the 73rd anniversary of the August Revolution, on August 19, and National Day, on September 2.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations and the municipal Vietnam – Southeast Asia Friendship Association held a get-together on August 23 on the occasion of the 51st founding anniversary of ASEAN (August 8).
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.
Permanent Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee, Le Thanh Liem, hosted a reception in the city, on August 14, for a delegation of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Laos led by Deputy Minister, Sundara Sourioudong.
More than 380 exhibitors from 11 countries and territories will showcase their products at an International Packaging and Printing Industry Exhibition (Vietnam Print Pack Foodtech 2018), which is set to take place in Ho Chi Minh City from August 29 to September 1.
Japan poured US$6.88 billion, 30% of the total foreign direct investment (FDI), into Vietnam in the first seven months of 2018, the biggest figure among 96 countries and territories investing here.
“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.
A cultural event, themed Feel Japan in Vietnam 2018, was officially kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on July 14, as part of events marking 45 years of Vietnam – Japan relations.
Demands for manual labour is rising Ho Chi Minh City, accounting for 50% of the recruitment, but young people prefer better jobs.
The Consulate General of Italy in Ho Chi Minh City hosted a reception on June 1 to mark the 72nd anniversary of Italy’s National Day and the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Italy diplomatic ties.