A 65,000cu.m waste water treatment plant in HCM City’s Thu Duc district (File Photo)

HCMC: Measures taken to protect the environment

Ho Chi Minh City targets reducing the volume of plastic bags used at supermarkets and business centres by 65 percent, and at traditional markets by 50 percent compared with 2010.
City’s leaders visit Ho Chi Minh City’s Spring Flower Festival 2019. (Photo: sggp)

Ho Chi Minh City’s Spring Flower Festival 2019 opens

Ho Chi Minh City’s Spring Flower Festival 2019 has been opened at Tao Dan Park in district 1 from January 30 to February 10. It is an annual activity attracting foreign and domestic visitors to celebrate the lunar New Year.
Viettel mobile network provider is ready for the pilot of 5G technology

Viettel to pilot 5G technology in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung has officially allowed Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) to pilot the mobile technology 5G free of charge in one year at 73 locations in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
HCMC hopes to solicit investment in infrastructure (Source: VNA)

HCMC devises plans to support big firms

Ho Chi Minh City plans to provide greater support to large firms and solicit investment in infrastructure this year, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has said.
Viettel is capable of piloting the new 5G technology

5G mobile network to be pioneered in HCMC

Ho Chi Minh City is one of the two pioneer locations to provide 5G mobile network in 2019, said Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen in the 12th session of the HCMC People’s Council.
Each good student granted US$644 scholarship

Each good student granted US$644 scholarship

Twenty good students of high education facilities in Ho Chi Minh City, the southern provinces of Dong Nai and Binh Duong yesterday received scholarships named “ Sharing the Dream” presented by SCG Corporation.

An art performance in the ceremony  (Photo: Sggp)

Laos’ National Day celebrated in Ho Chi Minh City

A ceremony marking the 43rd anniversary of Laos’ National Day (December 2) was held in HCM City on November 28 by the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organization (HUFO) and the Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam–Laos Friendship Association.
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party’s Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and leaders of Urbaser Group

Urbaser Group wishes to cooperate with HCMC in waste treatment

Member of Politburo, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party’s Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday had a meeting with Mr. Cao De Biao, Spanish Vice President of Urbaser Group to discuss cooperation opportunities in term of waste treatment between the two nations.