Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People's Council Nguyen Van Dung yesterday received Gao Xingfu, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of Zhejiang on his working trip to the city.
Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Duong Anh Duc has expressed the hope to further enhance coordination with the US’s news channel CNN and its partners to further popularise the city’s tourism potential.
Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Vo Van Hoan signed a decision to award Certificates of Merit to collectives and individuals with their winning projects for HCMC Innovation Awards 2023.
The US Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday celebrated the 247th anniversary of the US Independence Day (July 4, 1776 - 2023) with the participation of former President Truong Tan Sang, US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Knapper.
The first ever HCMC River Festival has taken place from August 4-6 with vibrant activities like sailing and paragliding performances, traditional boat race and the organization of “At the Wharf, on the Boat” area.
Many districts in HCMC are entering the season of recruiting teachers and staff for the new school year. There is not much change in the recruitment demand compared to previous years, but the scarcity of recruitment resources remains.
The 17th International Travel Expo Ho Chi Minh City 2023 (ITE HCMC 2023), themed “Connectivity, Growth, Sustainability”, will take place from September 7-9, heard a press conference held by the municipal Department of Tourism on August 15.
Ho Chi Minh City hopes to become a financial technology hub (Fintech hub), a model similar to that of US Wall Street in New York city, according to Lam Dinh Thang, director of the municipal Department of Information and Communications.
Ho Chi Minh City attracted US$2.9 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) from the beginning of this year to June 20, an increase of 30.7% compared the same period last year, the city’s Statistics Office has announced.
The total inflows of foreign direct investment into Ho Chi Minh City from early this year to May 20 reached over US$1.14 billion, down 13.5 percent annually, reported the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.