HCMC limits gatherings to 10 people

HCMC limits gatherings to 10 people

HCMC People’s Committee have asked people to temporarily halt religious activities gathering to 10 people amid the complicated situation of the Covid-19 pandemic from May 28. They should not go outside if unnecessary.
HCMC to hold Promotion Month 2020, offering discount up to 100%

HCMC to hold Promotion Month 2020, offering discount up to 100%

HCMC People’s Committee has permitted the Department of Industry and Trade to organize Promotion Month 2020 with the aim at assisting businesses to sell their goods and boost trading in the end months of the year, as well as implementing the campaign 'Vietnamese people give priority to consuming Vietnamese goods.'
My Thuy Intersection on Ring Road No.2 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC proposes specific mechanism for southern key economic zone

HCMC People’s Committee on June 17 suggested that the city People’s Council should propose the National Assembly to have a specific mechanism for the southern key economic zone to gather resources for road infrastructure development.


Housing prices still see uptrend in the market (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC requires to prevent land price fever, property bubbles

HCMC People’s Committee has instructed the Department of Construction to strictly implement regulations relating to the real estate market, keep a close eye on the market and prevent land price fever and property bubbles.
HCMC suggests ban on contractor appointment to unable enterprises

HCMC suggests ban on contractor appointment to unable enterprises

HCMC People’s Committee has proposed the Ministry of Planning and Investment to build an information system to make the list of unable construction and building consulting firms, who have caused three projects or more run behind schedule, and ban contractor appointment to these firms.
Above-ground rail installation of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line (Photo: SGGP)

Compensation, resettlement for second metro line to finish in mid-2020

HCMC People’s Committee has assigned the city Urban Railway Management Board to take the initiative in working with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to soon reach a consensus on the compensation and resettlement policy for the second metro line, Ben Thanh-Tham Luong, said the board on December 25.
Transportation infrastructure in Eastern Ho Chi Minh City still faces roadblocks

Unstarted ring road project still seeing outcries after 20 years

The Ring Road project to facilitate transportation around District 9’s High-Tech Park has not started constructions, although its plans have been approved since 2000 and undergone several amendments. People’s houses had to be dismantled to make way for this unstarted project which caused much uproar.

A part of District 9, HCMC

HCMC discusses efficient land management

The government’s price caps on real-estate assets being too low compared to their marketed prices is one of the topics debated among governmental officials at the seminar on real-estate held by HCMC People’s Committee on November 22.