Deputy PM vows support to Swedish firms Business

Deputy PM vows support to Swedish firms

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has pledged all possible support to Swedish firms to do business in Vietnam, especially in the fields of public transport, clean energy, green technology and environmental protection.
World

Thai capital to host Car Free Day

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is prepared to organise activities under the Bangkok Car Free Day campaign on September 22 to promote commuting via public transport.
Business

Da Nang to meet World Bank target

The People's Committee of the central city of Da Nang has said it will meet its deadline for a sustainable development project funded by the World Bank, according to a statement made by the city’s Vice Chairman Nguyen Ngoc Tuan on August 27.
Politics

HCM City hosts Hungarian National Day

The Ho Chi Minh City’s Union of Friendship Organisations in collaboration with the municipal Vietnam-Hungary Friendship Association (HVHFA) on August 15 held a ceremony to mark Hungarian National Day (August 20).
Politics

Ho Chi Minh City, Budapest bolster ties

Ho Chi Minh City and Hungary’s capital of Budapest signed a Memorandum of Understanding on establishment and enhance cooperation between the two cities in Ho Chi Minh City on June 26.
Vietnam, France raise urban railway cooperation Politics

Vietnam, France raise urban railway cooperation

A senior French diplomat has said that his country wishes to contribute its advanced technical expertise to the development of urban railway systems in Vietnam, especially in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
HCM City, WB to work across the board Politics

HCM City, WB to work across the board

The World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Axel van Trotsenburg has said the WB wishes to develop close ties with Ho Chi Minh City , especially in getting new projects underway to greatly benefit the locals.
Business

Master plan improves HCM City transport

The Prime Minister has approved a master plan for Ho Chi Minh City that calls for high-quality public transport that offers reasonable prices, convenience and safety.
HCM City Party Secretary visits India Politics

HCM City Party Secretary visits India

A senior delegation from Ho Chi Minh City headed by Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Le Thanh Hai visited the headquarters of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in New Delhi on March 15.
Business

Urban transport lacks unified planning

Warnings that an uncoordinated public transport system for the capital city could be chaotic were issued at a recent seminar on the operation of the capital city's five metro rail lines.
Society

Japan helps improve transport system in Da Nang

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Da Nang municipal Transport Department have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on providing technical assistance for a project to improve urban transportation in the central city.