HCM City wants to boost Francophone cooperation Politics

HCM City wants to boost Francophone cooperation

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa on March 17 welcomed Adama Ouane, OIF Director, who is on a working visit to Vietnam and attends Francophone Day activities in the southern city.
HCM City makes clean energy from garbage Environment

HCM City makes clean energy from garbage

Ho Chi Minh City is creating favourable conditions for investors to reuse and recycle garbage to produce electricity, according to Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the city People’s Committee.
HCM City’s eastern bus terminal to move Society

HCM City’s eastern bus terminal to move

Work to relocate HCM City’s Eastern Bus Terminal in Binh Thanh district will begin in early 2018, allowing tens of thousands of passengers to use daily services, the general director of the Eastern Bus Terminal has said.
 HCM City seeks to calm land speculation Business

HCM City seeks to calm land speculation

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has instructed relevant authorities to develop software that will allow the public to obtain land-use plans on their mobile phones as a means to avoid the land “fever” that occurs periodically.
HCM City’s waste alarms lawmakers Environment

HCM City’s waste alarms lawmakers

HCM City has advanced to this month an extraordinary meeting to discuss waste treatment and environmental pollution after National Assembly deputies from the city expressed concern over the issues.
 HCM City aims for sustainable realty market Business

HCM City aims for sustainable realty market

Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Committee Le Van Khoa asked relevant departments to improve management and take measures to tackle factors that could create the conditions for a property market bubble.
HCM City builds flyovers to deal with traffic congestion Society

HCM City builds flyovers to deal with traffic congestion

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport on February 8 launched construction for two flyovers with combined investment of 746 billion VND (33 million USD) at two traffic congestion hotspots, one of which connects with Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
HCM City seeks new social housing models Society

HCM City seeks new social housing models

HCM City’s Party Secretary Dinh La Thang has urged local authorities to consider implementing a social housing policy that has helped attract more investors in Binh Duong province.
HCM City to build inland container depots Business

HCM City to build inland container depots

Ho Chi Minh City has proposed building 10 new inland container depots to reduce the overload of traffic on roads as well as enhance connectivity among roads leading to seaports in the city.