Consumers buy pork at a supermarket. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC pledges to ensure pork supply during Tet holidays

The prices of pork have been increasing heavily due to market adjustment but pork supply will not be insufficient and will meet the demand of citizens in Ho Chi Minh City from now to lunar New Year.
HCMC focuses on preparing goods for Tet holidays

HCMC focuses on preparing goods for Tet holidays

The year 2019 will end in seven weeks and the lunar New Year is 20 days after the New Year. In order to ensure supply of all kinds of goods with stable prices for 10 million people, the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City ordered departments and enterprises to focus on preparation of goods for Tet holidays.
HCMC People's Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong (R) presents a souvernir to Victoria's Governor Linda Dessau who was visiting the city on October 4 (Photo: VNA)

Australia’s Victoria State to open trade-investment office in HCMC

The administration of Australia’s Victoria State on August 22 announced that it will set up a trade and investment office in Ho Chi Minh City to deepen bilateral relationship and drive new trade, investment and exchange opportunities for Victorian and Vietnamese businesses.
Nine-month overseas remittances to HCMC reach US$3.8 billion

Nine-month overseas remittances to HCMC reach US$3.8 billion

In the first nine months of this year, overseas remittances to Ho Chi Minh City via commercial banks and economic institutions were estimated at around US$3.8 billion, an increase of 7 percent over the same period last year.