The Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee asked to continue to pay attention to female workers’ material and spiritual aspects of life especially unskilled female workers when businesses are laying off workers.
Standing Committee of the Secretariat of the Communist Party of Cuba Roberto Morales Ojeda highly appreciated the friendship and solidarity between the two countries and peoples of Cuba-Vietnam which has been contributing to the world peace.
On April 20, the HCMC NA Delegation worked with the People's Committee of HCMC on the socio-economic situation and a draft resolution to replace Resolution 54 of the NA on piloting specific mechanisms and policies for HCMC development.
Mr. Nguyen Van Hieu, Alternate Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, said that HCMC would continue to promote the spirit of developing for and with the country.
To support enterprises to overcome difficulties as well as accelerate development, there should be synchronous support of many policies, said Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Business Association, Nguyen Ngoc Hoa.
Mr. Phan Van Mai, Chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC, said that the city is determined to take action, accompany citizens and the business community to overcome difficulties, and successfully complete the set socio-economic goals in 2023.
Although Resolution 54 has brought fresh wind to Ho Chi Minh City, due to many reasons, after more than four years of implementation, the results have not been as expected. At this time, HCMC is in dire need of a new specific policy and mechanism to develop properly.
Considered a safe shelter from current chaotic events in the world, Vietnam is enjoying a strong flow of foreign capital. What should be immediately done now is to devise feasible solutions to support domestic businesses resume their operations effectively, and thus improving their ability to attract these foreign capital amounts.
Mr. Phan Van Mai, Member of the Party Central Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Chairman of the HCMC People's Committee, chaired a seminar with typical US enterprises investing in the city on the afternoon of May 17.
According to Mr. Dao Minh Chanh, Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and Investment of Ho Chi Minh City, the city has been implementing a series of solutions to remove obstacles and difficulties and energize businesses to rise.
Vietnam has been making efforts to revive the tourism sector- the smokeless industry - after the coronavirus pandemic. Although Vietnam officially opened to international tourism on March 15, approximately 41,700 international visitors arrived in the Southeast Asian country in March 2022, a month-on-month increase of 41.4 percent, and 2.2 times higher than the same period last year.
On March 28, at a press conference about the Ho Chi Minh City Economic Forum, Mr. Vo Van Hoan, Vice Chairman of the municipal People's Committee, said that the southern metropolis needs VND1 million billion (US$44 billion) to promote economic growth in the period 2021-2025.