• Ho Chi Minh City: Integration and development  

Vietnam - South Africa to lift annual trade turnover to USD2 billion
Receiving new South African Ambassador to Vietnam Mpetjane Kgaogele Lekgoro on June 21st Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong confirmed that Vietnam always considered South Africa one of its leading partners, and a gate for accessing the African market.
Ho Chi Minh city continues to be leading destination for foreign investors
17:30 09/02/2018
As the Vietnamese lunar New Year festival approaches, on February 8th, the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee held a meeting with foreign representative offices in the city for reinforcing cooperative friendships.
Ho Chi Minh city, Netherlands cooperate in adapting to climate change
21:26 08/02/2018
Nguyen Thien Nhan, Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, on February 7th received Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag on a visit to the city.
Saigon Co.op supermarkets offer discounts on 5,000 Tet products
22:11 31/01/2018
More than 5,000 products at Co.opmart, Co.opXtra and Co.op Food supermarkets nationwide will be discounted in order to serve the consumption and shopping demand during the Lunar New Year (Tet).
Over VND11 billion in support of farmers
17:28 29/01/2018
The Ho Chi Minh city Farmers’ Association in collaboration with the city Television on January 28th organized a program, entitled “Doing good deeds during Tet”, to raise funds supporting the city’s poor and nearly-poor farmers.
HCM City’s leader continues visit to Cambodia
10:53 28/01/2018
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has lauded staff of the Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP) - the oldest and largest university in Cambodia - for their contributions to human resources training in Cambodia, Vietnam and countries.
HCM City vows to foster cooperative ties with Japan
10:52 28/01/2018
Ho Chi Minh City pledges to work with Japan to deploy cooperation programmes to foster economic, cultural and educational ties and people-to-people exchanges this year, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Japan ready to support HCM city in development projects
11:00 27/01/2018
Japan is willing to support Vietnam’s southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh city in carrying out development projects, especially those on water environment, urban railway and natural disaster prevention.
HCMC willing to share development experience with Vientiane
16:17 23/01/2018
During his talks with Sinlavong Khutphaythun, mayor of Laos’ capital Vientiane, on January 22nd, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh city Party Committee, confirmed that his city would be willing to support Vientiane’s development by sharing experience and solutions.
HCMC collects 1,600 units of blood in donation drive
15:30 22/01/2018
Nearly 3,000 lecturers, students and labourers in Ho Chi Minh city on January 21st donated blood in response to the 10th national blood donation drive, Red Sunday, organized by the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in collaboration with the National Traffic Safety Committee and the National Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion.