A multi-slice scanner in use at HCM City’s Cho Ray Hospital. (Photo: VNA)

HCM City eyes share of Asian medical tourism pie

With a growing number of medical tourists who combine travel with medical care coming to HCM City in recent years, lucrative medical tourism needs concerted efforts by various official agencies and travel firms to realise its huge potential, experts have said.
A view of the Saigon Hi-Tech Park (Photo: VNA)

HCM City lures 2.15 billion USD in FDI in six months

Ho Chi Minh City has attracted 2.15 billion USD in foreign directed investment (FDI) in the first half of 2017, doubling the figure in the same period last year, reported the municipal People’s Committee.
An aircraft of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines in Tan Son Nhat Airport (Photo: SGGP)

Tan Son Nhat Airport faces overloading, traffic jam, flooding

Tan Son Nhat International Airport has been overloaded with infrastructure development inappropriate with increasing travel demand. In addition, hours long traffic jams have regularly occurred and flooding has been a permanent issue after heavy rains in the airport’s area.
Chairman lauds SGGP for orienting public opinion

Chairman lauds SGGP for orienting public opinion

In his visit to Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper on June 16, Chairman of People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong lauds the newspaper for well orienting public opinion for years.
Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan receives Cuba’s National Assembly chairman Juan Esteban Lazo Hernandez on June 16 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC leaders talk with high level Cuban parliamentary delegation

Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and other leaders yesterday received a high level delegation of the Cuban National Assembly of People's Power, led by chairman Juan Esteban Lazo Hernandez, during its working visit to the city.
Quang Trung Soft Ware Park (Photo: SGGP)

QT Software Park ranks third in Asia technology parks

Quang Trung Software City (QTSC) ranks third against eight other technology parks in Asia as per KPMG, a leading advisory company with extensive experience in strategic advisory services.
IFEZ to support HCM City to become smart city

IFEZ to support HCM City to become smart city

Chairman of  the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong hosted a reception for Director General of Incheon U-city Corporation Park Byeong Cheul on June 14.
Businesses submitting documents the  HCMC Taxation Department (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC tax agency inspects over 7,200 businesses

The HCMC Taxation Department reported that its divisions had inspected 7,230 businesses in the first five months this year and imposed penalty on tax dodgers and tax liability companies.