HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan gives 100 poor people and agent orange victims presents in Binh Dinh province during the Tet holiday (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC spends nearly VND1.39 trillion on Tet care

HCMC efficiently conducted welfare policies and thoughtfully took care of the material and spiritual life of the poor, disadvantageous children and those under state preferential treatment policies during the Tet holiday with funds nearing VND1,390 billion (US$61.18 million).
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan receives US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink on January 17 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC leader appreciates Vietnam-US comprehensive partnership

Politburo member, Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday received new US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink, appreciating Vietnam-US comprehensive partnership especially after the visit to Vietnam by US President Donald Trump.

Mr. Nguyen Thien Nhan (3rd, R) witnesses the ceremony of granting investment certificates for three projects into Saigon Hi-Tech Park in San Francisco on December 12, 2017 (Photo: SGGP)

American firms receive investment certificates in Saigon Hi-Tech Park

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan this morning visited US businesses in San Francisco and witnessed a ceremony of granting investment certificates to American technology firms into Saigon Hi-Tech Park of Ho Chi Minh City.
 
HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan talks to Japanese engineers about smart city solutions at Inl't Smart Cities Conference on October 25 (Photo: SGGP)

Inl't Smart Cities Conference takes place in HCMC

International Smart Cities Conference 2017 took place in HCMC yesterday with the attendance of over 500 delegates from countries and territories experienced in developing smart cities such as Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Malaysia.
 
Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan states at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

House, land certificate granting shows lot of problems, paradoxes

Those who have legally applied for certificates of land use right and house ownership have been annoyed while those who have violated the laws in house construction can gain the certificates quickly if they give money under the table.