Ho Chi Minh City aims to finish metro in 2020 Society

Ho Chi Minh City aims to finish metro in 2020

The Ho Chi Minh City Urban Railway Management Board (MAUR) will work with contractors, consulting firms and others to speed up the city’s first metro route between Ben Thanh and Suoi Tien, a recent meeting heard.
HCM City steps up cooperation with JICA Politics

HCM City steps up cooperation with JICA

Secretary of the HCM City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan received visiting President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Shinichi Kitaoka on September 13.
Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans Business

Vietnam among world’s top recipients of ODA, soft loans

Vietnam has received 80 billion USD in official development assistance (ODA) and preferential loans since 1993, becoming one of the largest ODA recipients in the world, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh.
NA Chairwoman presents Tet gifts to needy people Society

NA Chairwoman presents Tet gifts to needy people

Chairwoman of the Vietnam National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan presented 100 gifts to families of social welfare policies, poor households and victims of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang during her pre-Tet visit to the locality on February 4.
First tracks laid on HCM City metro Business

First tracks laid on HCM City metro

The first set of rail tracks and sleepers were installed on October 24 on the above-ground stretch of HCM City’s first metro line from Ben Thanh Market to Suoi Tien Theme Park.
Mid-priced flats in vogue in HCM City Business

Mid-priced flats in vogue in HCM City

The mid-priced apartment segment in Ho Chi Minh City is developing strongly with demand and supply and liquidity all looking up, especially in the eastern part, experts said.
HCM City to submit airport metro proposal to PM Society

HCM City to submit airport metro proposal to PM

HCM City early next year plans to submit for approval to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc a 276 million USD metro-line project to Tan Son Nhat international airport in Tan Binh district, the country’s busiest airport.
HCM City seeks Spanish investments Business

HCM City seeks Spanish investments

HCM City has called for investment from Spanish businesses in urban waste treatment, transport and flood control during a recent visit by a Spanish delegation to the city.