Total retail sales of goods and service revenue in Ho Chi Minh City approximated 239.27 trillion VND (10.4 billion USD) in February, down 5.4 percent month on month but up 11.2 percent year on year.
VOV.VN - In the face of an increasing number of people being put into isolation, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health has come up with a range of fresh options aimed at dealing with the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
Rents for commercial spaces in HCM City’s main streets have been decreasing in recent months due to lower demand, according to experts.
HCM City plans to draw up specific policies for firms having capital of more than VND100 billion (US$4.3 million) in the first quarter of this year, and has committed to create more favourable conditions for enterprises.
The Japanese Government will provide a non-refundable aid worth 1.88 billion JPY (16.84 million USD) for Ho Chi Minh City to upgrade its existing sewerage system using trenchless technologies.
The HCM City tourism sector will run a stimulus programme from April to July to revive tourism industry which has been hit quite badly by the new coronavirus outbreak.
VOV.VN - A total of 44 cases of close contact with three Covid-19 infected people in Ho Chi Minh City has ended the 14-day of strict monitoring and showed no signs of illness, according to a report released by the disease surveillance system by the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines began to use wide-bodied aircraft on the route between Hanoi and the southern hub on February 15.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has urged all districts to conduct programmes on smart city development, with specific targets, roadmaps and implementation measures suited to the characteristics of individual locality.
HCM City is providing assistance to the manufacturing sector to sustain industrial growth.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City Field Hospital in Cu Chi district have moved to isolate eight people who recently returned from novel coronavirus (COVID19) hit areas in China, including one pregnant woman.
The two cities were among few regional metropolises offering investors high investment returns in 2019.
VOV.VN - As many as 2,588 people entering the southern city have been put into quarantine in order to monitor their symptoms of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on February 12, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control.
HCM City authorities have assured there would be no short supply of foodstuff and other essential goods because of the novel coronavirus epidemic.
VOV.VN - Face masks production companies in Ho Chi Minh City have suffered the shortage of non-woven fabric materials to produce face masks amid the complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). .
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has underlined the need to build field hospitals in response to the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV).
VOV.VN - 2020 would be another difficult year for Ho Chi Minh City’s real estate market due to lingered tight credit and red tape for real estate projects.
Ho Chi Minh City will continue to promote the development of information and communications technology (ICT) to develop into an innovative smart city and improve living conditions, authorities have said.
The Standing Board of the Party Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has decided to present Party membership badges to 2,611 Party members on the occasion of the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (February 3).
The HCM City Department of Taxation will implement the e-Tax system from February 10 to improve tax service quality in the city.