Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh on June 29 urged Ho Chi Minh City to ask for the facilitation of the implementation of Metro Line No. 1 project in order to increase public disbursement for the locality.
VOV.VN - VietAd 2020, an annual international exhibition that showcases advertising technology, kicked off in Hanoi on June 26, seeing 300 businesses from 10 countries worldwide taking part.
VOV.VN - Doctors at 175 Military Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City said on June 25 they have been treating a patient infected with diphtheria, an serious infection that killed one person in Dak Nong province last week.
After two years of applying technology to traffic management, HCM City’s goal to develop a smart transport system, one of the key components of its smart city project, has achieved success.
VOV.VN - As the most dynamic part of the Vietnamese economy, questions linger over how prepared Ho Chi Minh City is to lure foreign direct investment (FDI) flows after being hit by the effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic over a long period of time.
VOV.VN - Border guards operating in the southern province of An Giang launched a major crack down on a significant transnational drug trafficking ring on June 15 that had been transporting heroin from Cambodia into Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City edged up nine places in a global ranking of the most expensive places for expatriates in 2020, while Hanoi moved down four places.
VOV.VN - The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) of Ho Chi Minh City was boosted by a 7.9% surge in May against April, despite representing an annual decline of 15.5%, therefore signaling that local industrial production is beginning to pick up, according to the city’s Department of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - The opening five months of the year has seen Ho Chi Minh City attract a combined total of US$1.6 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI), 57.67% of the figure in comparison with the same period from last year, according a conference held on June 4 to discuss the southern city’s socio-economic development.
VOV.VN - Police operating in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang apprehended a woman on June 3 for attempting to illegally transport drugs from Cambodia into Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City is ready to step up cooperation with Angola, especially in economy, to contribute to bilateral friendship, Mayor Nguyen Thanh Phong told new Ambassador of Angola to Vietnam Agostinho Andre De Carvalho Fernandes during a reception on June 2.
Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) in May went down 0.33 % from the previous month and 1.38 % compared to December 2019, according to the city’s Statistics Office.
VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is poised to resume flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to Incheon in the Republic of Korea (RoK), with four flights set to depart for the Korean city each week.
VOV.VN - After reopening to tourists and local people, Bui Vien walking street in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City is set to become bustling once again with several shops back in business after the conclusion of the national social distancing period.
VOV.VN - With the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic finally being brought under control, local travel firms in Ho Chi Minh City have deployed a range of stimulus tourism schemes aimed at revitalising the southern city’s flagging tourism sector.
VOV.VN - The year’s first quarter saw Ho Chi Minh City enjoy growth of 1.03%, according to a new report to be released by the General Statistics Office, while Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested that the southern metropolis should strive to devise solutions in order to facilitate the local economy recovering in an effective manner.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee has issued a document requesting the Ministry of Planning and Investment consider proposals relating to the construction of the Ben Thanh-Tan Kien metro line No. 3A as part of the Ho Chi Minh City Urban Railway Construction Project, with plans set to be submitted to the Prime Minister for consideration and approval.
VOV.VN - Construction on the nation’s largest data centre got underway at the Hi-Tech Park in Ho Chi Minh City on May 4, indicating the intentions of local firms to utilise cloud-based computing technology.
While many workers in several industries in Ho Chi Minh City lost jobs in the first quarter amid the COVID-19 pandemic, recruitment demand in other fields rose.
Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) in April fell 1.58% from the previous month and 1.04% compared to December 2019, according to the city’s Statistics Office.