Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has assigned its Department of Natural Resources and Environment to cooperate with related functional agencies and the local authorities to increase regular patrols in order to timely handle any cases of illegal sand mining in the city.
Speaking at the ceremony celebrating 55 years since Cu Chi District received the title “Iron Land and Bronze Citadel”, Chairwoman of the HCMC People’s Council Nguyen Thi Le noted that the district must put people at the center of its development and develop Cu Chi into an ecological, smart and sustainable district.
On the 55th anniversary of receiving the title of “Iron Land and Bronze Citadel” for Cu Chi District (September 17, 1967-2022), a delegation of Ho Chi Minh City leaders visited, laid a wreath of flowers and offered incense to pay tribute to heroic martyrs at Cu Chi District Martyrs' Cemetery and Ben Duoc martyrs memorial temple this morning.
Ho Chi Minh City is undoubtedly the country’s economic hub. Now the city is pinning its hopes on the rapid growth of the adjoining suburban district of Cu Chi to boost further growth and development, as the entire Cu Chi area offers great tourism potential.
Today, while working with the People's Committee of Cu Chi district on the prevention of dengue fever in the area, Chairwoman of the municipal People’s Council Nguyen Thi Le urged Cu Chi to be the city's epidemic-free zone.
The tourism sector of HCMC has encouraged districts throughout the city to create their own unique tourism products and build tours visiting popular local attractions in response to the tourist program themed “Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City” to invite visitors back after a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The People’s Committee of Cu Chi District of HCMC on May 28 has launched a tour called “Cu Chi- the peaceful and friendly place with sentimental attachment” in response to the city’s tourist program themed “Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City” to invite visitors back after a two-year hiatus due to the epidemic.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Phan Van Mai gave investment certificates to ten investors with a total capital of nearly US$430 million (more than VND8.4 trillion) and handed investment memorandums to 31 investors with a total capital of nearly $16.2 billion (more than VND370 trillion) at the Investment Promotion Conference in Hoc Mon and Cu Chi districts in 2022 on the afternoon of April 12.
State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 12 awarded the third-class Labor Medal to the Party, Government and people of HCMC’s Cu Chi District for outstanding achievements in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, contributing to the building of socialism and protecting the country.
The traffic and construction planning of Ho Chi Minh City lists three major routes to link the downtown to the districts of Cu Chi and Hoc Mon, namely HCMC – Moc Bai Express Way, Metro Route No.2, and the route along Saigon River, plus Ring Road No.3 passing through Cu Chi District. The rational task for the municipal authorities to take on now is to build minor roads to connect neighborhoods to these main routes for convenient traffic and sustainable growth of the Western area.
This morning, the ninth and 12th graders of secondary and high schools in Thu Duc City and 20 districts came back to schools, except for pupils in Cu Chi District as the percentage of their parents accepting for in-person classes was still moderate.
The Women's Union of Cu Chi District should continuously take care of disadvantaged women and children, Chairwoman of the HCMC Women's Union, Tran Thi Phuong Hoa suggested at the 12th Women's Congress at district level for the 2021-2026 term in Cu Chi on November 4 with the participation of Chairwoman of the HCMC People’s Council Nguyen Thi Le.