The total coverage of NB-IoT in HCMC provides valuable chances for the city to develop new applications to answer the daily demands of citizens. (Photo: SGGP)

NB-IoT proving effectiveness in wireless connection in HCMC

Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group reported that its launch of Narrow Band – Internet of Things (NB-IoT) as well as 5G technology for digital society development in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has reaped positive results, making almost all smart devices even smarter.

Party Chief Nhan talks to seminar participants (Photo: SGGP)

Tourism must benefit city dwellers: Party Chief

Speaking at the Department of Tourism’s seminar yesterday, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan emphasized that city dwellers must enjoy benefit from tourism industry- generally regarded as the cornerstone of sustainable tourism.
At the forum ( photo: Sggp)

Smart city must bring happiness to dwellers: Party Chief

Speaking at a forum yesterday, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan emphasized that happiness of city dwellers is key determinant of building a smart city; hence, smart city must ensure happiness of those living in it.
High quality camera system supervises security and traffic situation 24/7 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC advances towards Smart City

The Smart City project which was approved by Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee at the end of 2017 has helped the city develop fast and sustainably, contributing in solving long lasting problems.


Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC should conduct opinion poll about anti-flood task

In a yesterday meeting with the Department of Construction upon construction management, Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan said that opinion poll should be carried out to have precise answer to the anti-flood mission.

Mr. Duong Anh Duc, Director of the HCMC Department of Information and Communications, is chairing the press conference on the ICT Awards 2019.

HCMC ICT Awards 2019 officially kicks off

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications yesterday formally launched the Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) Awards 2019, themed ‘Journey to Become a Smart City’

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.
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HCMC education authority launches educational service portal

In order to carry out the project “To build Ho Chi Minh City into smart city” and administrative reform plan of the municipal People’s Committee , the Department of Education and Training yesterday launched its portal http://dichvugiaoduc.hcm.edu.vn.
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.