HCM City, Austria tap cooperation potential Politics

HCM City, Austria tap cooperation potential

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen said cooperation between Austria and HCM City has yet tapped their potential while receiving a delegation of Austrian businesses on May 15.
Future bright for Vietnamese pharmaceutical market Health

Future bright for Vietnamese pharmaceutical market

Vietnam’s medical equipment and pharmaceutical markets have seen double-digit growth in recent years and that momentum would continue, making the country increasingly attractive to foreign investors, experts have said.
Solid waste needs better treatment Society

Solid waste needs better treatment

The amount of solid waste in Vietnam has kept surging with more complicated components as a result of increasing population and human activities, according to a report released.
Medical alliance debuts in Da Nang city Health

Medical alliance debuts in Da Nang city

Medical alliance HM Group has launched in the central city of Da Nang with the aim of serving 500,000 patients by 2020 and boosting information technology and human resources for hospitals and clinics.
HCM City raises environmental protection, parking fees Society

HCM City raises environmental protection, parking fees

New environmental protection fees are expected to reduce the volume of industrial wastewater in Ho Chi Minh City, while higher parking fees on city centre streets will curb traffic congestion, according to the city’s Transport Department.
HCM City uses high-tech to treat hazardous waste Environment

HCM City uses high-tech to treat hazardous waste

Ho Chi Minh City is now treating hazardous medical and industrial waste by high-tech methods at two plants, but by 2020 the city will need additional plant capacity as well as more private investment when public funding runs out.