HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan gives certificates of merit to representatives of 24 districts for well fulfilling their budget revenue mission in 2018 on January 3 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC’s budget revenue beyond estimates in 2018

State budget revenue in HCMC reached VND378,543 billion (US$16.33 billion) in 2018, accounting for 100.47 percent of estimates and increasing 8.65 percent over the same period last year, reported director of the city Department of Finance Phan Thi Thang yesterday.

Consumers buy vegetables at a clean farm produce fair in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Goods supply abundant, prices stable in HCMC

Prices of many food, seafood, vegetables and fruits have returned to be stable since early this month after increasing at the end of October because of unusual weather, according to the HCMC Department of Finance.