The HCMC Department of Health has already launched the application ‘Information on Disease Diagnosis and Treatment’, which retrieves information from the common database, onto mobile devices. (Photo: SGGP)

Common database in HCMC ready for public access

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications is going to submit the Integrated Regulations to Manage, Operate, and Exploit the Shared Database to the HCMC People’s Committee next week.


The shared digital map is able to identify exactly the related time and space when users look up information. (Photo: SGGP)

Piloted shared digital map expected to offer enormous benefits to HCMC

Being one of the key focuses in the project ‘Transforming Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) into Smart City’, the shared digital map with its huge critical common database is now piloting in the city, predicted to provide substantial benefits to both residents and businesses here.

Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Information and Communications Vo Thi Trung Trinh delivered her speech in the meeting. (Photo: Thanhuytphcm)

Shared digital map piloted in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Information and Communications yesterday held a meeting to formally pilot the shared digital map in the city.
Citizens are declaring tax information online. Photo by Cao Thang

HCMC basically finishes common database for smart city project

After 18 months carrying out the project ‘Transforming Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) into a smart city’, the municipal authorities have successfully finished the first stage of constructing the shared database, the urban monitoring center, and the simulation and forecast center. Among them, the common database is one of the most important foundations to determine the success of the other two.

Students of Tran Huy Lieu Secondary School in a lesson. Photo by SGGP

Common database for secondary students to be established

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Education and Training organized the conference ‘Building overall information technology architecture for education and training in Ho Chi Minh City’ on August 31.