Lao Prime Minister visits Da Nang Politics

Lao Prime Minister visits Da Nang

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith made a working trip to the central city of Da Nang on October 2, as part of his Vietnam visit at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Singaporean PM hopes to boost cooperation with HCM City Politics

Singaporean PM hopes to boost cooperation with HCM City

Singapore hopes to foster comprehensive cooperative relations with Ho Chi Minh City, a proactive and innovative city with positive contributions to both Vietnam and the region, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on August 26.
HCM City official receives Cuban guest Politics

HCM City official receives Cuban guest

Ho Chi Minh City is willing to share experience with Cuba in economic management and market economy mechanisms, Vice Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Vo Thi Dung has said.
Lao NA Vice Chairman visits Da Nang Politics

Lao NA Vice Chairman visits Da Nang

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly of Laos Bounpone Bouttanavong paid a working trip to the central coastal city of Da Nang on August 21, as part of his Vietnam visit from August 19 – 24.
HCM City delegation begin visits to Singapore, Indonesia Politics

HCM City delegation begin visits to Singapore, Indonesia

A delegation from Ho Chi Minh City led by Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on August 21 started their visits to Singapore and Indonesia, aiming to deepen ties between Vietnam, HCM City and the two Southeast Asian countries.
IFC helps HCM City in smart urban building Society

IFC helps HCM City in smart urban building

Ho Chi Minh City hopes that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) will continue to help the city deal with challenges in urban transport, infrastructure construction and waste treatment, thus ensuring sustainable development, a local official said on August 12.
Da Nang aims to become sea-based economic hub Business

Da Nang aims to become sea-based economic hub

As a coastal city with considerable sea-related advantages, Da Nang is carrying out an action programme to boost development of blue economy, targeting to turn itself into sea-based economic hub in the future.
HCM City, Laos’ Vientiane step up cooperation Politics

HCM City, Laos’ Vientiane step up cooperation

Ho Chi Minh City always treasures the twining relations with Vientiane, as well as the special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos as a whole, an official of the city said.
Vietnamese NA Chairwoman receives leader of Suzhou city Politics

Vietnamese NA Chairwoman receives leader of Suzhou city

Businesses from Suzhou city in the Chinese province of Jiangsu want to step up cooperation with Vietnam - a fast growing economy, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Zhou Naixiang said at a meeting with Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on July 9.
HCM City Party Committee convenes 30th meeting Politics

HCM City Party Committee convenes 30th meeting

Ho Chi Minh City maintained its status as the country’s largest economic hub with an economic growth of 7.86 percent and a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) of over 611 trillion VND (26.5 billion USD), accounting for 24.6 percent of the country’s total, in the first half.
HCM City to issue regulation on databases Society

HCM City to issue regulation on databases

A regulation on Ho Chi Minh City’s common-use databases is expected to be issued in the third quarter of this year, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee, said at a recent conference to review the past 18 months of project implementation.