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HCM City’s IPs, EPZs let down by lack of infrastructureicon
BUSINESS04/06/20200

HCM City’s IPs, EPZs let down by lack of infrastructure

Many industrial parks and export processing zones in HCM City lack sufficient infrastructure since authorities’ failure to pay compensation for lands has meant they have been unable to acquire and clear them.

 
Lands for HCM City metro line 2 to be handed over this monthicon

Lands for HCM City metro line 2 to be handed over this month

SOCIETY
02/06/2020

District authorities in HCM City have been urged to complete land acquisition, compensation payment and resettlement by the end of June for the metro line No 2 between District 1 and District 12.

HCMC supports foreign experts, investors applying for entry into cityicon

HCMC supports foreign experts, investors applying for entry into city

SOCIETY
02/06/2020

Health authority in Ho Chi Minh City will facilitate foreign experts and investors’ entry into the city through Tan Son Nhat Airport.

HCM City man offers free nighttime motorbike repair serviceicon

HCM City man offers free nighttime motorbike repair service

SOCIETY
01/06/2020

A man in HCM City has volunteered to help repair motorbikes for passers-by on some highways in HCM City.

HCM City adjusts zoning plan for innovative hubicon

HCM City adjusts zoning plan for innovative hub

SOCIETY
01/06/2020

The HCM City Department of Planning and Architecture has proposed a 1:2000 scale for zoning of three areas in the eastern part of the city.

HCM City proposes new regulations of apartment maintenance feesicon

HCM City proposes new regulations of apartment maintenance fees

SOCIETY
01/06/2020

The HCM City Department of Construction has proposed changing current regulations on collection of apartment maintenance fees in an effort to handle disputes between apartment building investors and management boards.

Contemporary art exhibition features VN, foreign artistsicon

Contemporary art exhibition features VN, foreign artists

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
30/05/2020

The contemporary art exhibition Lunar Breccia featuring seven local and overseas artists opens today (May 29) at Galerie Quynh.

People's Procuracy urges deeper investigation in illegal public land lease caseicon

People's Procuracy urges deeper investigation in illegal public land lease case

SOCIETY
29/05/2020

The Supreme People's Procuracy of Vietnam asked for continued investigation into a case involving former HCMC vice chairman Nguyen Thanh Tai, 

Man arrested for acid attackicon

Man arrested for acid attack

SOCIETY
29/05/2020

Police in Ho Chi Minh City announced on May 28 that they have detained a man for splashing acid onto and seriously burning three people.

Designers introduce ao dai collections in HCM Cityicon

Designers introduce ao dai collections in HCM City

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
29/05/2020

Fashion designer Vo Viet Chung has introduced his latest áo dài (Vietnamese dress) collection called Họa Hồn (Painting The Soul) in HCM City. 

HCM City to build more public parksicon

HCM City to build more public parks

SOCIETY
29/05/2020

HCM City plans to build more public parks with a total coverage of 650ha in the next 10 years, offering at least one square metre of public parks per resident.

HCM City steps up inspections of trees at risk of fallingicon

HCM City steps up inspections of trees at risk of falling

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

The HCM City Central Steering Committee on Disaster Prevention and Control has ordered city districts to take timely measures to deal with risks of falling trees during the rainy season, following the death of a student

Member of biggest loan shark ring arrestedicon

Member of biggest loan shark ring arrested

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

Police in the central province of Thanh Hoa, in co-ordination with HCM City police, have arrested a member of a loan shark ring in HCM City after being wanted for two years.

HCM City doctors report increase in child drowning deaths, injuriesicon

HCM City doctors report increase in child drowning deaths, injuries

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

Doctors at children’s hospitals in HCM City have reported a number of drowning deaths of kids and related injuries in recent days.

HCM City needs hundreds of classrooms for first gradersicon

HCM City needs hundreds of classrooms for first graders

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

HCM City will need more than 400 new classrooms at primary schools to make it possible for all first graders to study a full day as required by the new training programme for the 2020-2021 academic year. 

HCM City struggles to sell underground parking lots idea to investorsicon

HCM City struggles to sell underground parking lots idea to investors

BUSINESS
28/05/2020

The HCM City Department of Transport has warned that the shortage of public parking space is worsening because building parking lots is expensive and returns on them are low.

HCM City to assess pre-feasibility report for Metro Line No 5icon

HCM City to assess pre-feasibility report for Metro Line No 5

SOCIETY
26/05/2020

HCM City People’s Committee has instructed departments to assess a pre-feasibility study report for the first phase of the Metro Line No 5 project.

HCM City unveils plans to restructure mediaicon

HCM City unveils plans to restructure media

SOCIETY
26/05/2020

HCM City plans to restructure its media industry and post-revamp will have a total of 19 outlets comprising seven newspapers, one radio and television station each and 10 magazines.