Buses are running on Dien Bien Phu Street – one of the main streets in HCMC. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to pilot bus priority lane

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCM) Department of Transport is preparing a plan to reorganize the city’s bus system to ease the current congestion status. As suggested by experts, bus priority lanes should be piloted this year to ensure route schedules and bus safety.

Wearing a face mask is an effective preventive measure against SARS-CoV-2 virus. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC gathers forces to participate in Covid-19 prevention

Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Vice Chairman Duong Anh Duc has just sent a dispatch to the heads of departments, divisions, and industries, the Chairman of the People's Committee of Thu Duc City, and districts on strengthening measures to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic in the current period.
Increasingly monitoring students after Tet holiday is an effective way to stop the spread of Covid-19 (Photo: SGGP)

Schools in HCMC to perform health declaration after Tet holiday

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Education and Training yesterday sent a document to its divisions in all districts and Thu Duc City, principals of high schools, directors of centers for vocation – continuing education, and heads of affiliated units in the city regarding the monitoring task towards students coming back to HCMC after Tet holiday.

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong delivered his speech in the conference. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC boosting state work after Tet holiday

Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong in yesterday’s online conference to summarize state work for Tet holiday requested that state departments must speed up processing documents for businesses to provide a better investment environment in the city.

Head of the HCMC Delegation of National Assembly Deputies Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the meeting. (Photo:SGGP)

Ministry of Health to provide 30,000 rapid diagnostic tests to HCMC

The Ministry of Health will give priority in providing 30,000 rapid diagnostic tests to the needs of HCMC, said Deputy Minister of Health at at an online meeting on February 10 between Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam and HCMC’s leaders.
A corner of Thu Duc city ( photo Vietnam net )

HCMC using new urban government model to reform administration work

The resolution on urban administration model in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) was passed in the 10th session of the 14th National Assembly, held in November 2020. A month after, the resolution to form Thu Duc City from the three districts of 2, 9, and Thu Duc was introduced. They have made way for the reform of administration work in HCMC, hopefully addressing existing urban management problems here.