Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong talks to delegates at the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC discusses solutions to increase value of export products

HCMC People’s Committee on October 17 organized a symposium to review investment and export in the city in the phase of 2000-2019, analyze export status for the last 20 years and discuss orientation in the new phase.


Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line in Binh Thanh district (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC proposes ministries to assess capital adjustment for metro projects

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has sent an urgent dispatch to the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Planning and Investment on capital adjustment for the first and second metro lines, Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien and Ben Thanh-Tham Luong, announced the committee’s office yesterday afternoon.


Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong

AI offering precious chances for HCMC to develop: Chairman of People’s Committee

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee and the World Bank today co-organized the conference ‘International and Domestic Experience in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research and Application – Recommendations for HCMC’, aiming at establishing an AI implementation ecosystem from 2019 – 2025 and forming feasible solutions for AI development programs in the city until 2020.

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (right) and Nagano’s Governor Shuichi Abe (Photo: VNA)

HCMC steps up multifaceted cooperation with Nagano

 Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has expressed his hope that the city and Japan’s Nagano prefecture will have more specific cooperation programmes in the time ahead. 
HCMC Party Leader Nguyen Thien Nhan makes a statement at the conference on administrative reform on July 18 (Photo: SGGP)

City leader asks to improve residential satisfaction in administrative reform

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday said that the low level of residential satisfation in the administrative procedure relating to permission for land use, construction and investment in the first half of 2019 prompted relevant sides to analyze the problem in order to improve the rate in the second half.


HCMC Party Leader Nguyen Thien Nhan ( R) receives  Mr. Yasushi Tanaka on June 27

City top leader pledges to speed up JICA funded projects

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on Thursday pledged that the city will do its best to speed up disbursement and progress of under construction projects financed by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in the city, including environmental hygiene projects and the first metro line.
HCMC leaders witness the signing of the communication coordination program between the city Party Committee’s Propaganda and Education Board and press agencies on June 19 (Photo: SGGP)

Press should require government to work more efficiently: HCMC Party Chief

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan last night said he hoped that the press would have initiatives, encourage creativity in the communities and require the local government to work faster and more efficiently than before despite occupational difficulties and challenges.
Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong states at the meeting on June 4 (Photo: SGGP)

City chairman requires to clarify time to complete projects

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday urged his deputies to specify deadline and roadmap for public projects and asked agencies to further take the initiative in carrying out the projects at a meeting on socioeconomic conditions in May and the first five months of 2019.
A view of the ceremony hosted to commemorate Hung Kings in HCMC's District 9 on April  14 (Photo: SGGP)

City's top leaders pay tribute to Hung Kings

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan, Chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong together with lots of former and incumbent leaders of the city attended the death anniversary of Hung Kings at the Hung Kings Memorial Site in the National Historical and Cultural Park in District 9 on April 14.


Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan talks to delegates at the seminar (Photo: SGGP)

City top leaders attend workshop on Public Private Partnership

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and chairman of the city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday attended a workshop on Public Private Partnership (PPP), co-organized by the people’s committee and the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam.