Dwellers in Quarter 7 of An Khanh Ward in Thu Duc City received support packages in the pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC promises to deliver support package to each resident in need

The Covid-19 pandemic has made many a large number of people living in Ho Chi Minh City, especially those from other provinces, face so many financial difficulties. The municipal authorities have tried all ways to offer both physical and spiritual help to those vulnerable individuals. In reality, however, there are still cases that have not received sufficient support. A collaboration between the localities and communities is they key to cover all emergency situations.


Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam and Vice Chairwoman of HCMC People’s Committee Phan Thi Thang paid a visit to Vissan to check Covid-19 prevention methods here. (Photo: SGGP)

Food processing businesses must receive best protection in Covid-19 fight

Along with medical equipment manufacturers, food processing companies and commodities distributors must be in the top priority list to receive protection during this Covid-19 fight, said Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam in his visits yesterday with Vice Chairwoman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Thi Thang to food processing enterprises which are applying the ‘3 on-site’ model in the city.

Standing Deputy Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Phan Van Mai is delivering his speech. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC doing its best to support all residents during Covid-19 fight

Standing Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Phan Van Mai affirmed in yesterday’s meeting to update the status of Covid-19 fight that the municipal authorities is determined to mobilize all possible resources from the state and community to ensure the basic needs of city dwellers are met.

HCMC will impose measures in the PM’s Directive 16 beginning from 12am of July 9

HCMC to apply Prime Minister’s Directive 16 from July 9

Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong announced at a meeting with the city’s Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control yesterday that HCMC is to enter a citywide social distance time following Directive No.16 of the Prime Minister for 15 days, starting from 12am July 9.

HCMC strives to boost purchasing power of consumers (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC strives to boost purchasing power of consumers

The damaging impact of the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in big losses in retail revenue in Ho Chi Minh City; therefore, the city has been striving to improve domestic purchasing power- one of significant solutions amid stagnant exports.
A corner of Phu Quy Island ( Photo: SGGP)

Binh Thuan province ensures enough food for isolated island in Tet holiday

The People’s Committee in the central province of Binh Thuan yesterday asked the province Department of Industry and Trade to have the commodity reserve plan for Phu Quy Island because in the time before Tet Holiday (the Lunar New Year) when the winter monsoon blows, transportation of commodities from the mainland to the island often faces difficulties.