HCMC plans to receive workers back for work from October 1

HCMC plans to receive workers back for work from October 1

The Department of Transport of Ho Chi Minh City, on the afternoon of September 24, informed that it had just submitted to the municipal People's Committee a plan to coordinate with provinces to welcome workers back to the city.
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

ADB optimistic about Vietnam's economic prospect despite slowdown

The ADB has revised down Vietnam's 2021 GDP growth forecast from 6.7 percent to 3.8 percent due to a resurgence of the Covid-19 pandemic that has tightened the labour market, lowered industrial output, and disrupted agricultural value chains, according to a report released by the bank on September 22.
Experts give opinions on city's reopening, economic recovery in new normal state

Experts give opinions on city's reopening, economic recovery in new normal state

Both medical and economic experts gave their opinions on reopening HCMC and economic recovery in the city in the new normal state in accordance with Covid-19 pandemic prevention and control measures and vaccine coverage along with the assurance of antivirus drugs, social welfare and favorable health care services.
Vice chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC Vo Van Hoan speaks at the conference. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC submits four proposals to Government

Vice chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC Vo Van Hoan has presented four important proposals of the city, suggesting the Ministry of Planning and Investment consult the Government on these proposals at a virtual conference held by the ministry on September 15.
Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen speaks at the conference. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC Party Executive Committee’s session issues pandemic-related decisions

The 8th session of the 11th-term HCMC Party Executive Committee of the 2020-2025 tenure opened on September 14. Important decisions on plan and strategy of prevention and control of the pandemic and economic recovery after September 15 with the aim of protecting public health and the lives of people have been launched in the conference.
Citizens in HCMC to use one sole app for travel, medical declaration

Citizens in HCMC to use one sole app for travel, medical declaration

Vice Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Hoa Binh yesterday provided useful information regarding recovery plans of the city after September 15 in the ‘Citizens – City Leaders: Question and Response’ livestream session.

At the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC achieves significant results from strong social distancing measures

HCMC has begun to see a drop in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases, especially the decline in severe patients and death rates, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen said on September 11 at a conference on plan and strategy of prevention and control of the pandemic and economic recovery after September 15.
Driving force needed for economic recovery in HCMC after Covid-19 pandemic

Driving force needed for economic recovery in HCMC after Covid-19 pandemic

A research team from the University of Economics and Law under the National University of Ho Chi Minh City, on September 6, announced the result on the topic "Creating the driving force for economic recovery in HCMC in the fourth wave of Covid-19". The research team has put forward assessments and solutions related to policies for the economic recovery of HCMC after the end of social distancing. Assoc. Prof-Dr. Hoang Cong Gia Khanh, Dean of University of Economics and Law, who chaired the research team, shared with Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper about the result of this research.