Wastewater washed into Saigon canal by rains kills fish en masse

Wastewater washed into Saigon canal by rains kills fish en masse

A large number of fish were killed in a HCMC canal last week after heavy rains flushed out wastewater from drains and into it. Read more »
HCMC receives 56,250 doses of Covid-19 vaccine

HCMC receives 56,250 doses of Covid-19 vaccine

HCMC receives 56,250 doses of Covid-19 vaccine Read more »
HCMC, Japan see much potentials for cooperation

HCMC, Japan see much potentials for cooperation

HCMC, Japan see much potentials for cooperation Read more »
Pall of gloom remains over HCMC hospitality industry

Pall of gloom remains over HCMC hospitality industry

HCMC hotels suffered a plunge in both hotel room rates and occupancy in Q1 after the country was struck by its third Covid-19 outbreak. Read more »
Military asked to stop dog intrusions at Tan Son Nhat airport

Military asked to stop dog intrusions at Tan Son Nhat airport

The Southern Airports Authority (SAA) has requested military authorities to stop raising dogs and letting them loose in the vicinity of HCMC's Tan Son Nhat International Airport. Read more »
Upscale HCMC apartment project scales a new pricing high

Upscale HCMC apartment project scales a new pricing high

An apartment project with a record-high price tag of $18,000 per square meter has recently been launched in HCMC, showcasing increasing demand in the luxury segment. Read more »
Vietnam’s biggest airport jammed by crowds, leaving many queuing for hours

Vietnam’s biggest airport jammed by crowds, leaving many queuing for hours

An increasing number of passengers traveling by air has left HCMC's Tan Son Nhat International Airport congested, forcing many people to queue up for hours at security screening area. Read more »
HCMC launches 12 emulation movements in 2021

HCMC launches 12 emulation movements in 2021

HCMC launches 12 emulation movements in 2021 Read more »
HCMC transport authorities want $1-bln ring road sections approved this year

HCMC transport authorities want $1-bln ring road sections approved this year

The HCMC Department of Transport wants final approval from the government for two sections of the third ring road to be built at an estimated VND24 trillion ($1.05 billion). Read more »
Top 10 must-try dishes on Saigon’s Ho Thi Ky street

Top 10 must-try dishes on Saigon’s Ho Thi Ky street

Ho Thi Ky street is one of the most famous food streets recommended to visitors in Saigon. This is the favorite destination of young people not only because of the... Read more »
HCMC honors contribution of overseas Vietnamese

HCMC honors contribution of overseas Vietnamese

HCMC honors contribution of overseas Vietnamese Read more »
HCMC, Da Nang to vaccinate journalists against Covid-19

HCMC, Da Nang to vaccinate journalists against Covid-19

Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang are planning to vaccinate journalists operating in areas with a high risk of coronavirus infection. Read more »
$356-mln canal upgrade proposed to stop flooding in 7 HCMC districts

$356-mln canal upgrade proposed to stop flooding in 7 HCMC districts

HCMC needs to renovate the Tham Luong-Ben Cat-Nuoc Len canal system to mitigate urban flooding and improve waterway transport, a construction department agency has said. Read more »
HCM City promotes cooperation with foreign partners

HCM City promotes cooperation with foreign partners

Ho Chi Minh City treasures and wants to continue receiving support from international partners during its development process, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen has said. Read more »
HCMC most preferred destination for Vietnamese migrants

HCMC most preferred destination for Vietnamese migrants

Ho Chi Minh City is the country's most desired destination for local migrants with 22.4 percent of respondents naming it as their preferred choice, a survey found. Read more »
HCMC mulls $1.18 bln upgrade of infrastructure around ports

HCMC mulls $1.18 bln upgrade of infrastructure around ports

The HCMC Department of Transport has called for prioritizing six infrastructure projects to improve connectivity to ports at a cost of VND27 trillion ($1.18 billion). Read more »
​Experts fear HCMC luxury apartment market building into bubble

​Experts fear HCMC luxury apartment market building into bubble

The ratio of luxury apartments in HCMC rose from 7 percent last year to 39 percent in the first quarter of this year. Read more »
HCMC importance increasing as drug trafficking hub: police

HCMC importance increasing as drug trafficking hub: police

Vietnam’s biggest city has become an increasingly important hub for drug smugglers who are resorting to “extremely sophisticated and cunning tricks,” a senior drug crime investigator says. Read more »
Environmental protection should predominate HCMC marine economy plan: experts

Environmental protection should predominate HCMC marine economy plan: experts

Experts are cautioning that HCMC's long-standing marine economy development dream should not damage its "most precious green lung." Read more »
HCMC’s 20-year dream of expanding into the sea

HCMC’s 20-year dream of expanding into the sea

Exploiting the socioeconomic potential of the marine economy via the Can Gio Bay has been a notion HCMC nurtured for decades, but it has begun to take concrete shape... Read more »
HCMC to trial public bicycle sharing in downtown district

HCMC to trial public bicycle sharing in downtown district

HCMC authorities have approved a public bicycle sharing scheme in District 1 from August in an effort to limit private vehicles and reduce traffic. Read more »
HCMC, US continue fostering comprehensive partnership

HCMC, US continue fostering comprehensive partnership

HCMC, US continue fostering comprehensive partnership Read more »
HCMC implements IT for national election tasks

HCMC implements IT for national election tasks

HCMC implements IT for national election tasks Read more »
HCMC’s marine economy dream shouldn’t become an environmental nightmare: experts

HCMC’s marine economy dream shouldn’t become an environmental nightmare: experts

Experts are cautioning that HCMC's long-standing marine economy development dream should not damage its "most precious green lung." Read more »
$95.5 million upgrade sought for HCMC-Can Tho highway section

$95.5 million upgrade sought for HCMC-Can Tho highway section

A VND2.2 trillion ($95.5 million) upgrade has been proposed for the 70 km plus HCMC-Can Tho National Highway 1A section. Read more »
Not worth it: laid-off workers shun free vocational education

Not worth it: laid-off workers shun free vocational education

Workers losing jobs amid the Covid-19 pandemic say the free vocational education on offer does not help them find new jobs. Read more »
HCMC bus employee denies disabled passenger assistance

HCMC bus employee denies disabled passenger assistance

A bus employee in Ho Chi Minh City has been suspended after refusing to assist a wheelchair-bound passenger. Read more »
Pandemic fails to dampen HCMC apartment market

Pandemic fails to dampen HCMC apartment market

Apartment prices in HCMC in the first quarter rose by 0.7 percent from the previous quarter despite a fresh outbreak of Covid-19 during the period. Read more »
HCMC seeking US$350-million loans for urban sewerage infrastructure project

HCMC seeking US$350-million loans for urban sewerage infrastructure project

HCMC seeking US$350-million loans for urban sewerage infrastructure project Read more »
​Polluted canal prevents HCMC airport drainage

​Polluted canal prevents HCMC airport drainage

As the sun reaches its zenith, Pham Van Dong steps into the blackish, foul-smelling canal in front of his home, a metal bar in hand. Read more »
Spanish cyclist wins third stage of national race

Spanish cyclist wins third stage of national race

With an outstanding breakaway sprint, Spaniard Javier Perez won the third stage of the Vietnam National Men's Multi-day Bicycle Stage Race on Thursday. Read more »
HCMC speeds up organization of urban administration

HCMC speeds up organization of urban administration

HCMC speeds up organization of urban administration Read more »
Few takers for jobs in major industrial hubs

Few takers for jobs in major industrial hubs

Despite offering high salaries and attractive benefits, many firms in HCMC and nearby industrial hubs like Binh Duong and Dong Nai are finding it hard to recruit new employees. Read more »
HCMC’s Chi Hoa Prison to be replaced by facility on outskirts

HCMC’s Chi Hoa Prison to be replaced by facility on outskirts

HCMC authorities are planning to replace the decrepit and overloaded Chi Hoa Prison in District 10 with the T30 detention center in outlying Cu Chi District. Read more »
Vietnam eyes services sector to make up 60% of GDP by 2030

Vietnam eyes services sector to make up 60% of GDP by 2030

Vietnam would restructure the services sector based on modern technologies under the Industry 4.0, especially in fields of finance-banking, insurance, healthcare, education, transportation, trade and tourism. Read more »
HCMC hospital named a regional nephrology training center

HCMC hospital named a regional nephrology training center

The International Society of Nephrology has designated HCMC's Cho Ray Hospital as one of three accredited regional training centers in Southeast Asia. Read more »
Southern HCMC residents’ hopes for a better life go south

Southern HCMC residents’ hopes for a better life go south

20 years on, many residential projects approved in southern HCMC remain stillborn, dashing the hopes of thousands and consigning them to misery and dejection. Read more »
Fish die en masse in HCMC after heavy rains

Fish die en masse in HCMC after heavy rains

Tons of fish have turned belly up in HCMC canals following unseasonal rain, with experts attributing the deaths to the release of toxic gases trapped beneath water bodies. Read more »
Long An raises investment capital for construction of bridges

Long An raises investment capital for construction of bridges

Long An raises investment capital for construction of bridges Read more »
Dozens in HCMC fear $1.4 mln loss after Canada emigration firm swindle

Dozens in HCMC fear $1.4 mln loss after Canada emigration firm swindle

Forty people reported handing billions of dong to a Ho Chi Minh City company to relocate to Canada, only to lose contact with the head of the firm. Read more »
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