Customers chose jams at a supermarket (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC prepares goods worth VND18 trillion for Tet holidays


The total value of food and foodstuff which businesses have been producing to prepare for two months of the Tet holiday season is worth of VND18,425 billion, up 3.44 percent over the same period last year, reported by HCMC Department of Industry and Trade yesterday.


Businesses invited to attend Vietnam-China border trade fair

Businesses invited to attend Vietnam-China border trade fair

Deputy director of HCMC Department of Industry and Trade Nguyen Phuong Dong yesterday worked with Lao Cai province Department of Industry and Trade and Hekou district (China) on a coordination plan to invite businesses to attend the 18th Vietnam-China border trade fair.
HCMC tries to keep commodity prices stable at year's end

HCMC tries to keep commodity prices stable at year's end

The HCMC Department of Industry and Trade said it encourages enterprises to take turns launching promotional programs in supermarket chains to serve consumer demand and boost consumption from now to year-end.

Supermarkets will ​increase opening time by 2-4 hours in days near the Tet holiday (Photo: SGGP)

Supermarkets increase opening time in days near Tet

Businesses under the price subsidization programs including supermarkets such as Co.opmart, BigC, Aeon, Citimart, Vinmart and Lotte mart will increase their opening time by 2-4 hours everyday in days near the Tet holiday, according to the HCMC Department of Industry and Trade.
A handicraft stall (Illustrative photo)

240 businesses attend Sales Promotion Month 2017

The HCMC Department of Industry and Trade has organized an opening ceremony of Sales Promotion Months 2017 at Phu Tho Indoor Stadium with the attendance of 240 businesses.
Electronics and information technology is one of four key industries posting high growth rate in the first half of 2017 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC posts strong industrial growth in first half 2017

HCMC’s industrial production index (IPI) increased 7.51 percent in the first half this year compared to the same period last year, reported Mr. Tran Anh Hao head of Industry Division under the HCMC Department of Industry and Trade yesterday.