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HCM City wants to boost Francophone cooperation

HCM City wants to boost Francophone cooperation

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa on March 17 welcomed Adama Ouane, Director of the International Francophone Organisation (OIF), who is on a working visit to Vietnam and attends Francophone Day activities in the southern city.

HCM City seeks funds for 36 flood projects

HCM City seeks funds for 36 flood projects

Ho Chi Minh City authorities are seeking funding approval from the Prime Minister for 36 flood-prevention projects worth a total of VND9.96 trillion (US$438 million).

HCM City seeks new social housing models

HCM City seeks new social housing models

HCM City’s Party Secretary Dinh La Thang has urged local authorities to consider implementing a social housing policy that has helped attract more investors in Binh Duong province.

HCM City launches digital traffic map

HCM City launches digital traffic map

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has announced the launch of a digital traffic map aimed at informing commuters of traffic congestion in the city in a bid to alleviate congestion on busy routes.

HCM City seeks private sector help for canals

HCM City seeks private sector help for canals

Concerted efforts are needed to reduce pollution and improve the landscape near slums along canals and rivers in HCM City, including investment from the private sector, speakers said at a recent workshop.

Realty stays balanced at the top-end

Realty stays balanced at the top-end

In spite of worries that the real estate market in Vietnam is revealing imbalances between high- and mid-end accommodation, experts say such concerns are overblown.

Foreign agency may monitor anti-flood project in HCMC

Foreign agency may monitor anti-flood project in HCMC

The authority of HCMC has written to the Government seeking permission to select an independent foreign consulting agency to monitor the implementation and quality of a big-ticket anti-flood project.

HCM City sees substantive GRDP growth

HCM City sees substantive GRDP growth

HCM City’s Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) reached VND732.44 trillion (US$33.2 billion) in the first nine months of the year, up 7.76% against the same period last year, according to the municipal People’s Committee.

Go May Overpass to ease traffic in HCM City

Go May Overpass to ease traffic in HCM City

Work started on September 20 on Go May Overpass, which will span the intersection of National Highway 1A, Le Trong Tan Street and Nguyen Thi Tu Street in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Tan District.

WB-funded green transport project to begin in Ho Chi Minh City

WB-funded green transport project to begin in Ho Chi Minh City

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa and the World Bank (WB)’s Transport and ICT Practice Manager for East Asia-Pacific Michel Kerf discussed the WB-funded green transport development project during a working session in the city on May 26.