• Ho Chi Minh City: Integration and development  

Free entrance proposed to 4 attractions in HCM City
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism has proposed to add large-scale tourism businesses (with more than 200 workers) which met difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic to the list of 0% interest rate loans to pay salaries for workers.
Saigon Co.op shares spending pressure with consumers
17:27 26/08/2020
The Saigon Union of Trading Co-operatives (Saigon Co.op) said that from August 20 the Co.opmart and Co.opXtra supermarkets system will offer simultaneous discounts with the theme “Pride of Vietnamese goods – Joining hands against the COVID-19 epidemic” to continue sharing spending pressure with consumers.
Specialized female motorcycle squad of Ho Chi Minh City Police makes debut
17:22 26/08/2020
​The specialized female motorcycle squad including 58 members under the Ho Chi Minh City Police made debut on August 25.
Thu Duc district completes 13 out of 15 targets
11:08 26/08/2020
(CPV) – There have been 13 out of 15 targets completed; 5 of which exceeded the plan, including: economic growth, budget collection, total investment capital for basic construction and urban civilization districts, reducing number of criminal cases.
Saigon Hi-tech Park expects to lure about USD19 billion in 2020
11:27 25/08/2020
The Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) in Ho Chi Minh City has announced it expects to attract about USD19 billion in investment in 2020.
Policy of establishing Thu Duc city receives approval
10:42 22/08/2020
Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has agreed with a policy of establishing Thu Duc city on the basis of arranging three districts of 2, 9 and Thu Duc.
Japan invests some USD9 million in Ho Chi Minh city
10:55 21/08/2020
Japan now tops the list of foreign investors in Ho Chi Minh city, according to the city Export Processing and Industrial Zone Authority (Hepza).
Section of Ho Chi Minh City - Long Thanh - Dau Giay expressway to be expanded to 8-10 lanes
10:47 20/08/2020
The Ministry of Transport has asked Cuu Long Corporation to complete a pre-feasibility study on investing and expanding the Ho Chi Minh City - Long Thanh - Dau Giay expressway project at the beginning of the fourth quarter of 2020.
Vietnam sees emergence of Japanese retail brands
10:35 20/08/2020
After Aeon, Takashimaya, Family Mart, MiniStop and 7-Eleven; the domestic retail market continues seeing the emergence or expansion of selling places of Japanese retail brands, despite the market meeting difficulty.
Ho Chi Minh city: Cooperative economy expected to contribute 0.6% to GDP
16:51 14/08/2020
The growth rate of the cooperative economic sector will reach 7% a year and the sector is expected to contribute 0.6% to Ho Chi Minh city’s total GDP, according to a development strategy for collective economy recently released by the city People’s Committee.