HCMC eyes advanced waste-management technologies

HCMC eyes advanced waste-management technologies

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Natural Resources and Environment is promoting the application of advanced technologies in waste management in order to manage effectively large amounts of waste generated in the city.
DoIC is working with World Bank to host a conference on developing a data strategy for HCMC from 2022-2025

HCMC completes first phase of developing shared databases

The first stage of developing the Ho Chi Minh City shared databases has finished. These databases are now in use to serve various state agencies and local authorities in administrative procedure completion, as well as businesses and individuals. Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper has conducted an interview with Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Information and Communications (DoIC) Vo Thi Trung Trinh about this valuable resource.

Using technologies can minimize inadequacies in waste collection now

HCMC implementing technologies in waste treatment

Statistics from the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Natural Resources and Environment reveal that each day, the city releases 9,500 tonnes of household waste. With such a huge amount of waste, there are inadequacies in collection and treatment, asking for urgent implementation of advanced technologies to improve the performance.

Vietnam needs legal framework for digital banking

Vietnam needs legal framework for digital banking

The current global digitalised economy will give rise to new business models that will compete, support, or even cause traditional business models to completely shut down. This all will occur with the application of Information Technology (IT) which will provide a method of cost efficiency and outstanding customer experience.
Deputy Director of the HCMC Justice Department Nguyen Van Vu (third from the right) is discussing the pilot in the meeting. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to pilot extracting digital civil status documents in June

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Information and Communications yesterday cooperated with the HCMC Justice Department to hold a virtual meeting about the pilot of using digital civil status data in the city from June 15.

DoIC is giving instruction on IOC to leaders of districts. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC discussing ways to effectively use IOCs

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Information and Communications (DoIC) yesterday organized an instruction session for the People’s Committees of all districts and Thu Duc City regarding how to successfully establish and exploit intelligent operation centers (IOCs).

Aspiration of sustainable development for HCMC citizens: HCMC Chairman

Aspiration of sustainable development for HCMC citizens: HCMC Chairman

According to Mr. Phan Van Mai, Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, from the beginning of the third quarter of 2021, the Covid-19 pandemic has stalled and disrupted most socio-economic activities. Enterprises have had to fight and overcome countless difficulties to survive and wait for the opportunity to revive. 
HCMC speeds up digital transformation to meet people, businesses’ demand

HCMC speeds up digital transformation to meet people, businesses’ demand

Ho Chi Minh City is proactively building a smart city, e-government and digital transformation; however, to achieve this goal, a completely digitized, synchronized and unified database is a prerequisite. In the general line, agencies and localities in the southern metropolis are making efforts to speed up data digitization for state management and more importantly, for service quality improvement to meet demand of people and businesses.