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HCM City puts hotel in lockdown due to suspected COVID-19 case

HCM City puts hotel in lockdown due to suspected COVID-19 case

VOV.VN - The health sector of Ho Chi Minh City has urgently sprayed disinfectant and swiftly imposed a lockdown on a hotel on Nguyen Chi Thanh street in District 11 following the latest detection of a suspected novel coronavirus (COVID-19) case.

HCM City supports firms hard-hit by COVID-19

HCM City supports firms hard-hit by COVID-19

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has told municipal agencies to assist local businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic to maintain production and avoid bankruptcy.

HCM City GRDP rises 1.02% in H1

HCM City GRDP rises 1.02% in H1

Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) in Ho Chi Minh City increased 1.02% in the first half of 2020, according to the city Statistics Office.

Ho Chi Minh City international travel expo hit by postponement

Ho Chi Minh City international travel expo hit by postponement

VOV.VN - The International Travel Expo-Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC 2020) is to be delayed as a result of the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee.

HCM City welcomes start of Consumption Stimulus Fair

HCM City welcomes start of Consumption Stimulus Fair

VOV.VN -Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade played host to the 2020 Consumption Stimulus Fair as the event kicked off on July 2 at 19 Dao Trinh Nhat street in Thu Duc district of the southern city.

Leading Vietnamese brand names revealed

Leading Vietnamese brand names revealed

VOV.VN - A total of 30 of the most popular Vietnamese brand names for the year were announced at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 27, with the event hosted by The Sai Gon Giai Phong (Liberated Sai Gon) newspaper.

HCM City left gloomy amid heightened levels of air pollution

HCM City left gloomy amid heightened levels of air pollution

VOV.VN - Air quality in Ho Chi Minh City worsened once again on the morning of June 26 with the air quality index (AQI) rising to 161, a level which is considered to be harmful to people’s health, following an evaluation of monitoring application AirVisual.

Stars to take part in special show

Stars to take part in special show

Vietnamese singers and composers will take part in Khi Ta Song (When We Come Alive) concert in Ho Chi Minh City on June 27 to celebrate frontline workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic.

Thoughts of an American living in HCM City during COVID-19

Thoughts of an American living in HCM City during COVID-19

VOV.VN - Christopher Otis, an American living in Ho Chi Minh City who works as a teacher, photographer, and geographer, feels pride in Vietnam being his second home, in order to explain his emotions he describes living in a metaphorical bubble of safety while much of the world continues to suffer from this novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Hanoi endures second heat wave, temperatures drop in HCM City

Hanoi endures second heat wave, temperatures drop in HCM City

VOV.VN - Regions throughout northern and central Vietnam, including Hanoi, continued to endure a hot spell for the second time this year with temperatures in some places reaching 42 degrees Celsius, while Ho Chi Minh City enjoyed weather up to six degrees Celsius cooler than the capital.