Standing deputy chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem commends districts well implementing 2017 economic census (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC has 160,560 active businesses

HCMC had 196,500 businesses by the end of 2016, of which 160,560 are now operating in fact, 20,400 halt operation, nearly 14,050 wait for dissolution and 1,620 are not found.