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Delayed traffic projects in HCM City caused by tardy site clearance, capital shortageicon
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Delayed traffic projects in HCM City caused by tardy site clearance, capital shortage

The HCM City Department of Transport has called for solutions to speed up the progress of major projects, including ring roads and railway stations, as part of its effort to develop a modern, highly connected transport system.

 
HCMC Party Chief visits victims, site of fatal fireicon

HCMC Party Chief visits victims, site of fatal fire

SOCIETY
09/05/2021

A delegation of HCMC officials led by Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen on May 8 visited victims and site of tragic house fire which killed eight people in District 11 on May 7.

Ho Chi Minh City aims to be a smart, world-class cityicon

Ho Chi Minh City aims to be a smart, world-class city

SOCIETY
06/05/2021

HCM City is looking for breakthrough models and solutions to realize the goal of becoming a smart, dynamic, creative, regional- and international class metropolis, the city’s Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong said.

HCM City to speed up anti-flooding projectsicon

HCM City to speed up anti-flooding projects

SOCIETY
06/05/2021

Flood control projects in HCM City will be sped up in preparation for the upcoming rainy season.

HCM City adds more pre-1975 villas to preservation listicon

HCM City adds more pre-1975 villas to preservation list

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
06/05/2021

The HCM City's People Committee has added 35 old villas in the city to the list of ancient villas that need to be preserved.

HCM City's health sector wins regional, int'l acclaimicon

HCM City's health sector wins regional, int'l acclaim

SOCIETY
05/05/2021

HCM City's Department of Health is continuing its focus on developing the application of state-of-the-art healthcare techniques at general and specialised hospitals that its counterparts in Asia have also been pursuing.

HCM City aims for ‘smart city’ status by 2025icon

HCM City aims for ‘smart city’ status by 2025

SOCIETY
04/05/2021

HCM City authorities will continue to resolve flooding and traffic congestion, build major transport works, and streamline administrative procedures to reach “smart city” status by 2030, a city official has said.

Hanoi, HCM City suspend non-essential services amid COVID-19icon

Hanoi, HCM City suspend non-essential services amid COVID-19

SOCIETY
03/05/2021

The capital city of Hanoi will temporarily shut down relic and religious sites, sidewalk eateries and beverage outlets from 5pm on May 3, in an effort to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

HCM City closes discos, bars and karaoke parlours after new local COVID-19 case foundicon

HCM City closes discos, bars and karaoke parlours after new local COVID-19 case found

SOCIETY
01/05/2021

Nguyen Thanh Phong, chairman of HCM City People’s Committee, on Friday ordered karaoke venues, discos and bars to close until further notice following a new community – based COVID-19 case found on Thursday.

HCM City cracks down on noise pollutionicon

HCM City cracks down on noise pollution

SOCIETY
01/05/2021

HCM City police will carry out periodic and unannounced inspections at trade and service establishments, as well as residential areas, to check for violations of noise-pollution regulations.

HCM City to tighten surveillance to ferret out illegal entrants from abroad amid COVID fearsicon

HCM City to tighten surveillance to ferret out illegal entrants from abroad amid COVID fears

SOCIETY
28/04/2021

HCM City is tightening surveillance to detect illegal entrants from other countries, its People’s Committee chairman, Nguyen Thanh Phong, said at a meeting of the city Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on April 26.   

HCM City unveils ambitious environmental plansicon

HCM City unveils ambitious environmental plans

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
27/04/2021

The HCM City People's Committee has approved a programme to reduce environmental pollution over the next decade to improve the city's environment and enable it to adapt to climate change.

HCM City seeks to balance economics, conservation for old villasicon

HCM City seeks to balance economics, conservation for old villas

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
27/04/2021

As HCMC adds 35 more old villas to its index, experts believe the economic gains of villa owners should also be considered for sustainable villa conservation in the long run.

HCM City fines people without face masksicon

HCM City fines people without face masks

SOCIETY
27/04/2021

HCM City has decided to give a fine to those who do not don face masks in public places, starting on April 27, in an effort to nip in a bud a possible resurgence of a new coronavirus outbreak in the community.

Six more metro trains to arrive in HCM Cityicon

Six more metro trains to arrive in HCM City

SOCIETY
27/04/2021

Two metro trains with three carriages each of HCMC’s first metro line project linking Ben Thanh Market in District 1 with Suoi Tien Theme Park will be transported to the city in early May, 

100 artists to celebrate beauty of Vietnamese theatreicon

100 artists to celebrate beauty of Vietnamese theatre

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
26/04/2021

A special show featuring the Vietnamese theatre will be staged by veteran and young artists of leading art troupes in HCM City on April 26.  

HCM City to have 80% of waste sorted at sourceicon

HCM City to have 80% of waste sorted at source

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/04/2021

The HCM City Department of Natural Resources and Environment has taken steps to ensure that 100% of its domestic solid waste is collected and treated and at least 80 per cent of solid household waste is classified at source by 2025. 

HCM City approves two transport projects worth over VND12 trillionicon

HCM City approves two transport projects worth over VND12 trillion

SOCIETY
23/04/2021

The People’s Council of HCM City yesterday morning, April 22, approved two transport projects worth over VND12 trillion in total, which would be constructed between 2021 and 2025.