HCMC has become increasingly modern. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC adjusting inadequacies in urban planning after Covid-19 outbreak

The latest outbreak of Covid-19 has revealed various inadequacies in the urban architectural of Ho Chi Minh City, asking for an immediate correction to the current project ‘Adjustments for HCMC General Planning until 2040, with a Vision to 2060’. SGGP Newspaper has conducted an interview with Director of the HCMC Department of Planning and Architecture Nguyen Thanh Nha about this aspect.

Bird nest, dried seahorses hidden in containers of blood clams

Bird nest, dried seahorses hidden in containers of blood clams

On the afternoon of October 6, the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department said that its inspectors and their peers in the Customs Division at Saigon Port yesterday detected hundreds of boxes of birdnest, dried seahorses hidden in a container of blood clams of Vietseatrust Food Import-Export Trading Company in Thu Duc City.
Efforts to maintain safe green zones at seaports

Efforts to maintain safe green zones at seaports

Considered as one of the leading important links in the global shipping chain, over the past time, despite being heavily affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, Vietnam's seaport system in general, and the Cai Mep - Thi Vai port system in particular still achieved impressive growth.
Tan Cang Hiep Phuoc Port in Nha Be District (Photo: SGGP)

First groundworks of HCMC’s regional logistic center

The establishment of the seaport complex of Cai Mep-Thi Vai in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, HCMC's seaport system, Long Thanh International Airport has contributed to the building HCMC into the largest economic center and logistics hub of the country and region.
Competent agencies grant travel documents for specific people

Competent agencies grant travel documents for specific people

The Department of Transport of HCMC since August 22 has suggested government agencies to implement the modes of "three on spot" and “one route, two destinations” in response to the stricter travel measures on controlling those who are allowed to go out amid the social distancing period starting from 0:00 on August 23-September 6.
Enterprises ask for solutions to reduce costs amid Covid-19

Enterprises ask for solutions to reduce costs amid Covid-19

Amid the complicated developments of the Covid-19 pandemic, many enterprises said that they need authorities to research and find solutions to help them reduce costs, especially costs related to the implementation of three-on-site production.
Cat Lai Port resumes rice export activities at Berth 125

Cat Lai Port resumes rice export activities at Berth 125

Mr. Nguyen Trung Kien, Vice Chairman cum General Secretary of the Vietnam Food Association (VFA), on the afternoon of August 15, informed that Berth 125 of Cat Lai Port (HCMC) would resume operations from August 16 to connect the export activities for rice exporting enterprises in the South.