A view of the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

Procedures hinders underfunding metro project from using available funds

HCMC has asked the Government to advance VND1 trillion from the state budget for underfinanced Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro project and long waited for approval. Meantime the project itself now has an available capital of the same amount but complicated administrative procedures have prevented it from using the funds.

Mekong residents await highway for easier traveling

Mekong residents await highway for easier traveling

Nearly 2,500 kilometer highway has been built across the country, the Mekong delta has the 40-kilometer HCMC - Trung Luong highway to meet the traveling demand of nearly 30 million people and transport agro-products. Residents in Mekong delta await an expressway connecting the region with Ho Chi Minh City to reduce travel time and contribute to socio-economic growth.

HCMC sees torrential rains & cloudy

HCMC sees torrential rains & cloudy

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting yesterday afternoon updated weather forecast that a cold spell in the northern region was moving towards the Southern part of the region.

HCMC to install cameras to catch litterbugs

HCMC to install cameras to catch litterbugs

Ho Chi Minh City will have video surveillance to curb dumping of garbage on the streets, said Deputy Chairman of the municipal People's Committee Huynh Cach Mang in the television program “ Listen and talk” focusing on administrative fine on environment pollution in public places and residential quarters.


Day of Culture of Peace 2018 takes place in HCMC

Day of Culture of Peace 2018 takes place in HCMC

The Peace and Development Foundation and the Peace Committee of HCMC under the Ho Chi Minh City’s Union of Friendship Organization co-held the day of culture of peace themed “For a violence-free society” at the Reunification Hall, HCMC yesterday.

HCMC Party leader Nguyen Thien Nhan and chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong congratulates oustanding businesses 2018 in HCMC on October 13 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC applauds successful businesses 2018

Business Association of HCMC last night organized a ceremony to celebrate Vietnamse Enterpreneurs’ Day and commended 99 outstanding businesses and 100 entrepreneurs.