HCM City seeks additional 5 billion USD worth of public investment Business

HCM City seeks additional 5 billion USD worth of public investment

Ho Chi Minh City is seeking approval for an additional 120 trillion VND (5.13 billion USD) of public investment from the central government and the disbursement of previously approved public investment in order to speed up the progress of major public projects, said a municipal official.
HCM City, Seoul enhance cooperation Politics

HCM City, Seoul enhance cooperation

Chairman of the People Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Phan Van Mai hosted on August 4 a reception for Oh Se-Hoon, Mayor of Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), during which the two sides discussed measures to boost cooperation between the two cities.
Vietnam holds special position in US’s Indo-Pacific strategy: diplomat Politics

Vietnam holds special position in US’s Indo-Pacific strategy: diplomat

Vietnam holds a special position in the US’s Indo-Pacific strategy, affirmed Marie C. Damour, outgoing US Consult General to Ho Chi Minh City, as she came to bid farewell to Phan Van Mai, Standing Deputy Secretary of the municipal Party Committee and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, on July 26.
HCM City works to clear hurdles for RoK investors Business

HCM City works to clear hurdles for RoK investors

Investors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Ho Chi Minh City are facing a number of bottlenecks related to labour regulation and administrative procedures that need to be promptly removed, heard a June 24 dialogue between the municipal leaders and the business community.
HCM City leader receives Argentinian Ambassador Politics

HCM City leader receives Argentinian Ambassador

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai received Argentinian Ambassador to Vietnam Luis Pablo Maria Beltramino on April 13, during the host highlighted the trade ties between the city and Argentina.
HCM City, Finland step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Finland step up cooperation

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Phan Van Mai hosted a reception for Finnish Ambassador to Keijo Norvanto on April 7, during which he informed his guest that the city is on the course of recovery after the city has brought the COVID-19 under control.
HCM City, World Bank work to intensify partnership Politics

HCM City, World Bank work to intensify partnership

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai had a meeting with visiting World Bank (WB) Regional Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Manuela V. Ferro on March 23 to discuss ways for enhancing cooperation.
HCM City leader receives OIF Secretary-General Politics

HCM City leader receives OIF Secretary-General

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has proposed the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF) to help local firms access markets of the organisation’s member countries, and step up cooperation with member businesses in agro-product processing, renewable energy and green growth, among others.
HCM City considers int’l cooperation a great support: city leader Politics

HCM City considers int’l cooperation a great support: city leader

Ho Chi Minh City always considers international cooperation and the presence of the diplomatic missions in the country's biggest hub in the south as a great resource that needs to be respected and promoted, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has affirmed.
WB pledges further support to HCM City Politics

WB pledges further support to HCM City

The World Bank will always support Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City in particular during the process of construction and development, WB Country Director for Vietnam Carolyn Turk said on November 29.
New Chairman of HCM City People’s Committee elected Politics

New Chairman of HCM City People’s Committee elected

Permanent Vice Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Phan Van Mai was elected as Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee for the 2021-2026 tenure with 97.75 percent of approval during the second meeting of the municipal People’s Council on August 24.