HCMC Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan  delivers a speech to open the conference on October 3 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC posts year on year GRDP growth rate

The Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) in HCMC reached 7.97 percent in the first nine months this year, higher than 7.76 percent during the same period last year.