Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro project has completed about 70 percent of the work volume, expected to be done by the end of 2021 (Photo: SGGP)

Total investment of HCMC’s first metro line reduces by VND3.4 trillion

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has decided to reduce total investment capital of the city’s first metro line project Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien to VND43.6 trillion (US$1.99 billion), down VND3.4 trillion ($146.37 million) compared to initial estimates.
Computers--the most exported item from HCMC to Australia (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to organize Vietnamese Goods Day in Melbourne, Australia

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee is scheduled to organize Vietnamese Goods Day in Melbourne, Australia from November 26-28 with the attendance of 24 Vietnamese and 10 Australian businesses who will showcase 11 groups of major commodities from HCMC at 50 stalls.
High quality camera system supervises security and traffic situation 24/7 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC advances towards Smart City

The Smart City project which was approved by Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee at the end of 2017 has helped the city develop fast and sustainably, contributing in solving long lasting problems.


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. 
Construction of the HCM City’s Metro Line No 1 project in Van Thanh Area in Binh Thanh District, HCM City (Photo: VNA)

Adjustments proposed for HCM City’s metro line projects

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has instructed the Management Board of Urban Railway (MAUR) to send the changes to the first two metro lines’ cost estimates to the municipal People’s Council for approval.
An above the ground stretch of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC proposes to adjust total investment of two urban railway projects

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Office on Monday said that the committee had sent a document to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, proposing it to give the city assistance and guidance to adjust the total investment capital of two metro projects namely Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien and Ben Thanh-Tham Luong.
Border army force deters an illegal sand mining case in Can Gio in March 2019 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC determines to eliminate illegal sand mining

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee yesterday organized a conference to approve a project on illegal sand mining prevention and fighting in Can Gio district and adjacent areas between HCMC and southern provinces.

HCMC plans to hire 100 cameras for traffic supervision

HCMC plans to hire 100 cameras for traffic supervision

The Department of Transport petitioned the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee to hire traffic camera system obtaining traffic information for automated traffic inspection and management systems.