University students ready for SMEA 2018 Society

University students ready for SMEA 2018

Seven teams of students from five universities in Vietnam will participate at Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2018 – Make the Future, which will take place at Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore from March 8-11.
Dong Nai leads in trade surplus Business

Dong Nai leads in trade surplus

The southeastern province of Dong Nai achieved a record trade surplus of 2.17 billion USD last year, the highest recorded in the country, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
HCM City: Average Tet bonus rises 10.9 percent Society

HCM City: Average Tet bonus rises 10.9 percent

The average Tet (New Year) bonus of the upcoming lunar Year of the Dog will be about 10.9 percent higher than last year in Ho Chi Minh City, said Director of the city’s Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Le Minh Tan on December 29.
Firms grapple with year-end labour crunch Society

Firms grapple with year-end labour crunch

Several enterprises in the south, mostly in HCM City and the provinces of Dong Nai and Binh Duong, are accelerating worker recruitment, preparing to up production after the Tet holiday that falls in mid-February 2018.
HCM City calls for US’s support to build start-up ecosystem Politics

HCM City calls for US’s support to build start-up ecosystem

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has called on the US to facilitate cooperation between the city and US partners to establish a start-up ecosystem, promote innovation, and develop smart city project and innovation centre in District 2, District 9 and Thu Duc district.
Land clearance for Long Thanh airport project sped up Society

Land clearance for Long Thanh airport project sped up

Tran Van Vinh, Vice Chairman of the Dong Nai People’s Committee, has urged units involving in site clearance, compensation, support and resettlement of the Long Thanh international airport project to double efforts in order to ensure the feasibility study report to acquire land for the construction is completed in December 2017.
Resolutions related to Long Thanh airport, HCM City approved Politics

Resolutions related to Long Thanh airport, HCM City approved

The 14th National Assembly (NA) has adopted a resolution on a feasibility study report on a land project for the building of Long Thanh International Airport and a resolution on piloting specific mechanisms and policies for Ho Chi Minh City’s development.