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Advertising exhibition gets underway in Hanoi

Advertising exhibition gets underway in Hanoi

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.

HCM City detects first diphtheria case

HCM City detects first diphtheria case

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.

HCM City seeks to draw additional FDI flows after COVID-19

HCM City seeks to draw additional FDI flows after COVID-19

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.

Group of drug traffickers arrested in An Giang province

Group of drug traffickers arrested in An Giang province

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.

Industrial production of southern economic hub enjoys recovery in May

Industrial production of southern economic hub enjoys recovery in May

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.

HCM City enjoys US$1.6 billion in FDI over five-month period

HCM City enjoys US$1.6 billion in FDI over five-month period

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.

Female drug trafficker arrested in An Giang

Female drug trafficker arrested in An Giang

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.

HCM City ready to boost ties with Angola, Armenia

HCM City ready to boost ties with Angola, Armenia

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.

HCM City: CPI down 0.33 % in May

HCM City: CPI down 0.33 % in May

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.

Vietnam Airlines to resume air routes to RoK

Vietnam Airlines to resume air routes to RoK

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.

Bui Vien pedestrian street welcomes visitors upon reopening

Bui Vien pedestrian street welcomes visitors upon reopening

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.

HCM City tourism sector seeks to recover from COVID-19 epidemic

HCM City tourism sector seeks to recover from COVID-19 epidemic

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.

HCM City urged to intensify economic recovery steps

HCM City urged to intensify economic recovery steps

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.

HCM City proposes development of Ben Thanh-Tan Kien metro line No. 3A

HCM City proposes development of Ben Thanh-Tan Kien metro line No. 3A

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.

Largest national data centre to take shape in 2021

Largest national data centre to take shape in 2021

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.

HCM City’s CPI drops 1.58% in April

HCM City’s CPI drops 1.58% in April

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.