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HCM City, Singapore to bolster ties in smart city building

HCM City, Singapore to bolster ties in smart city building

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen met with visiting Chairman of Enterprise Singapore Peter Ong on August 13, stating that his city hopes to learn from the latter’s experience in smart city building.

UK wants to increase investment in HCM City: Official

UK wants to increase investment in HCM City: Official

The United Kingdom (UK) wants to boost its investment in Ho Chi Minh City, especially in the fields of planning, project management and smart urban development, said Baroness Fairhead, Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion at the UK Department for International Trade.

HCM City to pilot ’smart urban area’

HCM City to pilot ’smart urban area’

All districts will be expected to develop a “smart urban area” plan by 2020, said Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, who is also head of the smart city management board.

HCM City’s civil servants’ income to rise

HCM City’s civil servants’ income to rise

The average income of civil servants from Ho Chi Minh City is expected to increase this year but will not exceed 1.8 times their main salaries, according to Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee.

A land paradox in Ho Chi Minh City

A land paradox in Ho Chi Minh City

Urban planning in Ho Chi Minh City must be supervised and improved to avoid wasting land, experts said at a meeting late last week.

HCM City rolls out smart city plans

HCM City rolls out smart city plans

A project to turn Vietnam’s southern largest economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City into a smart city in 2017 -2020 was approved and publicly announced on November 26.

HCMC boosts sensors industry

HCMC boosts sensors industry

HCM City authorities have committed to creating favourable conditions for the development of a Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)/Sensors industry.

Officetels, condotels need regulations

Officetels, condotels need regulations

The HCM City Real Estate Association (HoREA) has urged the Government to ensure condotels and officetels are not used primarily as apartments, warning that would cause problems for urban planning and infrastructure and transport.

HCM City plans major tourism boost

HCM City plans major tourism boost

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on October 4 signed an agreement with the HCM City Tourism Association to boost the tourism sector.

HCM City urged to achieve higher growth by year-end

HCM City urged to achieve higher growth by year-end

Ho Chi Minh City needs to continue mobilising all resources to achieve sustainable growth in productivity, quality, efficiency and competitiveness for the rest of the year, a local official has said.

HCM City: Bui Vien pedestrian street opens for tourists

HCM City: Bui Vien pedestrian street opens for tourists

Thousands of local and foreign tourists flocked to Bui Vien Walking Street in the popular backpacker area of HCM City’s District 1 as it officially welcomed walkers at its grand opening on August 20’s night.

Ho Chi Minh city supports startups

Ho Chi Minh city supports startups

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City has established a number of support and consultancy centers to help startups as part of its startup support program. The establishment of more than 20,000 enterprises in the first half of this year has proved the effectiveness of this program.