Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong chaired the conference. Photo by Hoang Hung

Conference on AI application held in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Science and Technology and the HCMC Department of Information and Communications yesterday jointly held a conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI) research and application in the Period from 2019 – 2025.

The ceremony to begin the construction of a waste-to-energy plant of the Tasco JSC in Cu Chi district, HCM City, on November 22, 2018 (Photo: VNA)

HCMC invites investment into waste-to-energy technology

Facing the huge pressure of waste treatment, Ho Chi Minh City has been strongly inviting investment into waste-to-electricity technology so as to protect the environment and boost energy efficiency.

Francophonie festival organized in HCMC

Francophonie festival organized in HCMC

Francophonie festival was organized yesterday in the Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Ho Chi Minh City’s downtown to mark the International Francophone Day (March 20) with throng of teachers and students.

HCMC to renew walking street Nguyen Hue, Le Loi in downtown

HCMC to renew walking street Nguyen Hue, Le Loi in downtown

The People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City will make Nguyen Hue walking street and Le Loi street in the downtown area better to serve city dwellers’ need of entertainment and public activities, said a leader of the committee.

Students face difficulty in entering State-owned high schools in HCMC

Students face difficulty in entering State-owned high schools in HCMC

State-owned high schools throughout HCMC will receive around 70,000 10th-grade students for the 2019-2020 school year while more than 100,000 students will finish secondary school in the academic year 2018-2019, causing students and parents a great deal of anxiety.
Inspectors fine a violating clinics where Chinese physicians are practising (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC trains 42 Chinese physicians for first time

A medical training course for 42 Chinese doctors who are practicing in general clinics in the city was organized by the Department of Health in Ho Chi Minh yesterday.


A shophouse in District 7 of HCM City (Source: vietnamnet.vn)

Shophouse demand soars in HCM City

Demand for shophouses is soaring in Ho Chi Minh City with the mushrooming of small service establishments, experts said.
Contestants of the Charming Ao Dai Contest

The annual March of Ao Dai in HCMC

March is the month of Ao Dai in Ho Chi Minh City. The local authorities encourage female workers of people’s committees of districts, government agencies, schools and universities throughout the city to wear Ao dai during this month.
HCMC attempts to cut use of non-biodegradable plastic bags

HCMC attempts to cut use of non-biodegradable plastic bags

HCMC aims to cut off non-biodegradable plastic bags in supermarkets, shopping malls and markets, collect and recycle plastic bags produced from household activities this year, according to the city Department of Natural Resources and Environment.