An inter-agency delegation inspects the chemical warehouse of Thien Long Company in August this year (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC launches inspection over chemical warehouses

Deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen has required district people’s committees to coordinate with the Department of Industry and Trade and relevant agencies to inspect chemical and aroma business establishments and warehouses citywide.
Wallets and handbags are usually faked (Illustrative photo: SGGP)

HCMC to step up efforts against trade fraud, counterfeit

Deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen, who is head of Steering Board 389 in the city, yesterday said that the board will open lots of inspections over trading of key commodities with the focus on petrol, chemical and solvent in efforts to combat smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit from now until Tet holiday.

Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan delivers a speech at the meeting. (Photo by Viet Dung)

HCMC wants to be equal to developed nations in telecommunications infrastructure

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) should offer 5G technology citywide in 2022 at the latest so that its telecommunications infrastructure would be equivalent to developed urban areas like New York City, asked Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung in the working session with the HCMC People’s Committee yesterday on information and communications development from 2019 – 2020.
Premise handover expected next year for second metro line in HCMC

Premise handover expected next year for second metro line in HCMC

Director of HCMC Urban Railway Management Board Bui Xuan Cuong yesterday said that premise handover is expected to come in the first quarter of 2020 for contractors to implement the second metro line project, Ben Thanh-Tham Luong.

The above ground stretch of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC continues advancing on city budget for 1st metro line

In order to solve difficulties for the first metro line Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien, deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen has required HCMC Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR) to fully prepare documents related to total investment capital adjustment according to the Politburo’s conclusion in December last year.

Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line’s stretch spans over the Saigon River (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC’s first metro line project in pursuit of opening to traffic by 2020

Construction businesses are expected to work at the highest intensity after Tet Holiday in pursuit of opening Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien, the first metro line project in HCMC, to traffic by 2020, said newly appointed head of HCMC Urban Railway Management Board Bui Xuan Cuong on January 14.
Delegates at the workshop

HCMC to build country’s first modern press center

HCM will soon build the country’s first modern press center whose the first phase is scheduled to come into operation in 2018-2020, said deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen on December 11.
Slow implementation of park development plans has caused a shortage of green cover in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to minimize damage for residents in areas under planning

Planning limitations such as slow implementation and unfeasibility have impacted residents’ rights, therefore HCMC People’s Committee will recalculate implementation method of plans to minimize damage for residents in planning zones, said deputy chairman of the committee Tran Vinh Tuyen on November 27.