HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism Travel

HCM City seeks ways to further develop tourism

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council and the Radio Voice of Ho Chi Minh City People (VOH) held a dialogue with the municipal authorities on July 28 to discuss measures to further develop its tourism.
HCM City to enhance quality of waterway tourism Travel

HCM City to enhance quality of waterway tourism

Waterway tourism businesses in Ho Chi Minh City still face many difficulties when it comes to attracting more tourists, heard a conference on the city’s waterway tourism development held on July 5.
HCM City to relocate river ports Society

HCM City to relocate river ports

All ports along the Saigon River will be relocated by the end of the year to reduce pressure on transport in HCM City, according to a report from the Transport Ministry submitted to the Government.
Effective use of State assets urged Business

Effective use of State assets urged

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue urged the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to strengthen operations for more effective use of State assets on April 26.
PM outlines State divestment of Vinalines Business

PM outlines State divestment of Vinalines

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has told Vietnam National Shipping Lines to divest entirely from nine seaports and companies and retain 20 percent in Hai Phong and Sai Gon seaports.
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Vietnam’s economy improving: CBRE

Vietnam's GDP grew 5.62 percent in the first nine months of 2014, along with accelerating foreign investment that increased exports and manufacturing, according to a report released by CBRE Vietnam.

By the end of August, as reported by the State Bank of Vietnam, credit in the real estate market had expanded by 9.85 percent compared to the beginning of the year, higher than the credit growth for the entire economy (5.82 percent) and other sectors.