National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue speaks at the meeting (Photo: SGGP)

NA Chairman chairs meeting on special policies in Covid-19 fight

National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a meeting with permanent members of the NA Committee for Social Affairs and representatives of relevant agencies in Hanoi on December 3 to discuss the Government’s proposal on several special mechanisms and policies in the fight against Covid-19.
At the handover ceremony (Photo: VNA)

US company supports HCMC’s Covid-19 fight

Authorities of HCMC on November 30 received nearly 5 million N95 medical face masks worth VND34.1 billion (US$1.5 million) presented by US company RAAS Nutritionals LLC. to support the city's Covid-19 fight.
Military Region 7 honors collectives, individuals joining Covid-19 fight

Military Region 7 honors collectives, individuals joining Covid-19 fight

The High Command of Military Region 7, on the afternoon of November 19, held a conference to honor outstanding collectives and individuals that accompanied the military in the fight against the pandemic and saving people. Mr. Nguyen Van Nen, Politburo Member, Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, and Mr. Nguyen Truong Thang, Member of the Party Central Committee, Commander of Military Region 7, attended the conference.
Australian Consul-General says goodbye to city leaders

Australian Consul-General says goodbye to city leaders

Member of the Party Central Committee, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai yesterday received Australian Consul-General in Ho Chi Minh City Julianne Cowley after she finished her working term in the country.
City’s enterprises speed up goods production for upcoming Tet holiday

City’s enterprises speed up goods production for upcoming Tet holiday

The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee yesterday held a conference to sum up the works of ensuring the supply chain of essential goods and foods for residents during the fourth pandemic outbreak, with the attendance of Deputy Chairwoman of the Municipal People’s Committee Phan Thi Thang along with representatives of relevant departments, agencies and enterprises. 
HCMC continues delaying seaport fee collection until April 2022

HCMC continues delaying seaport fee collection until April 2022


The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport yesterday said that the city will continue to extend the due date of collecting fees for using seaports and sea border gates infrastructure works, public utility service projects in the city, until April 1, 2022, instead of October 1, 2021, to support enterprises affected by Covid-19 pandemic.
Thailand desires to reopen tours with Vietnam

Thailand desires to reopen tours with Vietnam

Politburo member, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen yesterday received Ambassador of Thailand to Vietnam Nikorndej Balankura on the occasion of his assignment in Vietnam.
Ten tons of rice, US$4,446 in cash given to orphans

Ten tons of rice, US$4,446 in cash given to orphans

The Vietnam Real Estate Club (VREC) and the Ho Chi Minh City Real Estate Club (HREC) yesterday held a ceremony to give ten tons of rice and VND100 million (US$4,446) in cash to the Association for the Support of People with Disabilities and Orphans of Ho Chi Minh City.
HCMC desires to learn development experience of Frankfurt

HCMC desires to learn development experience of Frankfurt

Member of the Party Central Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Phan Van Mai last night received a working delegation of Frankfurt led by city mayor Peter Feldmann along with the attendance of German Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City Josefine Wallat.