Complaints and petitions regarding the Thu Thiem new urban area in Ho Chi Minh City must be settled in line with laws and policies to ensure legitimate interests of residents, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong has approved a plan to auction the right to use nine land plots in Thu Thiem new urban area in District 2 with total starting price of 27 trillion VND (1.18 billion USD).
2018 will be the hinge year of Smart City project and HCMC will focus on establishing foundations for architectural framework and technology infrastructures of the project’s four key missions, said deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen yesterday.
Ho Chi Minh City would establish an innovative startup consulting center in Thu Thiem new urban area and an employment website for overseas high level human resource to work in Vietnam, said City Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan on December 11.
HCMC called on investors to 133 projects including 116 projects calling for social investment, 11 national projects and six new others in Thu Thiem new urban area at an investment promotion conference hosted in the city yesterday.
The HCMC People’s Committee and Lotte Group on Tuesday organized a contract signing ceremony to develop a smart complex at functional area 2a in Thu Thiem new urban area, District 2, HCMC at the total cost of VND20,100 billion (US$884 million).
The HCMC People’s Committee has proposed the Government to approve its choice of HCMC Financial Investment Company (HFIC) which is a state-owned and set up by the committee to be the investor of a financial center project in Thu Thiem New Urban Area.