Belgian province, Ho Chi Minh City boost ties Society

Belgian province, Ho Chi Minh City boost ties

Ho Chi Minh City and the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant hold great potential to cooperate in the fields of education, culture, and arts, said Permanent Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem.
Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City Society

Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City

Water buses in Ho Chi Minh City provided services to about 900,000 passengers in the first 11 months of the year, up by 155 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Transport.
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.
HCM City's waterways left unused Society

HCM City's waterways left unused

Despite the increasing challenges facing land transport, Ho Chi Minh City has yet to use nearly 1,000km of rivers and canals for the purpose.
HCM City okays Can Gio bridge Society

HCM City okays Can Gio bridge

The HCM City People’s Committee has approved a proposal to build the 3.4km Can Gio Bridge above the Soai Rap River linking Can Gio district with the inner city.
EU wants to become largest investor in Vietnam Business

EU wants to become largest investor in Vietnam

The European Union (EU) wants to become the largest investor in Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City and neighbouring localities, said Ambassador Bruno Angelet, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam
Two bodies in shipwreck near HCM City found Society

Two bodies in shipwreck near HCM City found

The bodies of two of the four missing sailors were found as of 8:30 am of November 1 after their ship sank on October 30 in the Soai Rap River near HCM City and Tien Giang province.
Can Gio company eyes 235 million USD bridge Business

Can Gio company eyes 235 million USD bridge

The Can Gio Urban & Tourism JSC sought approval from the HCM City authorities to do a feasibility study to build a bridge over the Soai Rap river linking the suburban districts of Nha Be and Can Gio.