Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan delivers a speech at the meeting. (Photo by Viet Dung)

HCMC wants to be equal to developed nations in telecommunications infrastructure

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) should offer 5G technology citywide in 2022 at the latest so that its telecommunications infrastructure would be equivalent to developed urban areas like New York City, asked Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung in the working session with the HCMC People’s Committee yesterday on information and communications development from 2019 – 2020.
Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the meeting. (Photo: SGGP)

City leader underlines mission of building new industrial park for hi-tech firms

The key mission from now until the end of this year is building a new industrial park for high-tech businesses and startups in the city, stressed Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan at the 15th session of the HCMC People’s Council that opened on July 11.
HCMC Party Leader Nguyen Thien Nhan ( R) receives  Mr. Yasushi Tanaka on June 27

City top leader pledges to speed up JICA funded projects

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on Thursday pledged that the city will do its best to speed up disbursement and progress of under construction projects financed by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in the city, including environmental hygiene projects and the first metro line.
Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan meets delegates at the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC reviews 18 month implementation of smart city project

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan, head of the steering board for the smart city project in the phase of 2017-2022 with vision till 2025, attended a conference to preliminarily review and estimate 18 month implementation of the project on June 22.


HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan gives flowers to congratulate SGGP on the Vietnam Revolutionary Day, June 21 (Photo: SGGP)

City Party Chief hopes SGGP to continue contributing to city development

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday asked Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper to contribute in helping HCMC recognize opportunities and not to avoid challenges urging in the municipal government to work faster and more efficient than before.
HCMC leaders witness the signing of the communication coordination program between the city Party Committee’s Propaganda and Education Board and press agencies on June 19 (Photo: SGGP)

Press should require government to work more efficiently: HCMC Party Chief

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan last night said he hoped that the press would have initiatives, encourage creativity in the communities and require the local government to work faster and more efficiently than before despite occupational difficulties and challenges.
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the talks (Photo: VNA)

Ho Chi Minh City, Vientiane leaders hold talks

Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan held talks with Politburo member of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and Secretary and Governor of Vientiane Sinlavong Khoutphaythoune on June 15 to discuss progress of cooperation agreement signed between the two cities in 2017. 
HCMC Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan talks to Mr. Roald Lapperre, Dutch Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC learns Dutch experience to tackle flooding, environmental pollution

Within the framework of the working visit to the Netherlands, the high ranking delegation of HCMC led by secretary of the city Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan talked to Dutch partners to learn their experiences in solving flooding, depression as well as environmental pollution, developing the knowledge economy and human resource training on May 20.
HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan delivered his speech at the meeting. Photo by Viet Dung

City management to be scientifically done: HCMC Party Chief

A smart city must be able to excellently serve its residents, and Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) should publish its databases as soon as possible for citizens to exploit, insisted HCMC Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday.