Vice Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on July 7 received newly-appointed Lao ambassador to Vietnam Sengphet Houngboungnuang.
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 - Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has showed his impression on the miraculous recovery of the most critical British COVID-19 patient (patient 91) as 90% of his lungs’ capacity have recovered.
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 authorities are preparing to receive around 10,000 Vietnamese from COVID-19-affected countries.
Over 1.7 million students in Ho Chi Minh City have seen their prolonged school break extended to April 19 over the coronavirus crisis under a city decision issued on March 29.
VOV.VN - Investment attraction in Ho Chi Minh City reached a mere US$1.5 billion during the first three months of 2020, representing a year-on-year fall of 33%, earning only VND 899 billion per day in the process and only meeting 55% of the estimated target.
Medical staff at many hospitals around the country have been creative in fabricating automatic devices as they take care of an increasing number of COVID-19 patients.
HCM City plans to launch a trial run of the first metro line section between Binh Thai intersection and Long Binh Depot in District 9 in the third quarter of this year.
Ho Chi Minh City is implementing programmes meant to create a launch pad for start-ups and offer favourable conditions for new companies to develop.
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.
Ho Chi Minh City is willing to create favourable conditions for foreign businesses, including those from Kazakhstan, to land investment in the southern hub, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said on February 20.
VOV.VN - With the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to be approved by the National Assembly (NA) during their next session, the agreement is expected to create an array of opportunities to improve the quality of "made in Vietnam" goods.
Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked agencies to improve production of major industries and diversify tourism products, as well as speed up the capital disbursement rate of public investment projects in the city.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange held its first trading session of 2020 amid a gong-beating ceremony which took place at the bourse on February 3.
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.
VOV.VN - Both local residents and tourists enjoyed visiting Nguyen Hue flower street in Ho Chi Minh City during its official opening on January 22, or the 28th day of the last lunar month.
The Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department on January 13 honoured the top 200 businesses that contributed the most to the local budget in 2019.
This year, Ho Chi Minh City will continue to restructure the economy, improve competitiveness and labour productivity, and meet the city’s State budget target as set by the Government.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong hosted a reception for head coach of the national men’s football team Park Hang-seo in the city on December 31.