Traffic on Nguyen Tri Phuong Street is crowded on October 1. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC cautiously welcoming new normal status

Ho Chi Minh City has entered the new stage of both implementing Covid-19 prevention measures and recovering its socio-economic aspects gradually. SGGP Newspaper conducted an interview with Head of the Propaganda and Education Board of the City Party Committee Phan Nguyen Nhu Khue about the focuses of the city in the upcoming time.

The interface of the app SafeID Delivery to monitor the financial support delivery in HCMC

HCMC using special app to monitor financial support delivery

Director of the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labors, War Invalids and Social Affairs Le Minh Tan yesterday informed that the financial support of the third round will be distributed to citizens in cash or via bank transfer from October 1-15, and will be monitored through the app SafeID Delivery.

Hoc Mon produce wholesale market before the social distance period

Hoc Mon wholesale market starts operating transshipment point today

The People’s Committee of Hoc Mon District in Ho Chi Minh City announced that it has approved the operation of a transshipment point in Hoc Mon wholesale market as of September 20. The working hour of this location is from 8pm until 6am the next day.

Vehicle users had their travel permit checked at the intersection between Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street and Cach Mang Thang Tam Street yesterday. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC still tightens street traffic in September

Traffic flow in Ho Chi Minh City these days seems increasing, but mostly because of people going to vaccination sites, workplaces, hospitals and shippers delivering goods to buyers. As the city continues to apply social distancing measures until September 30, functional forces are still strictly monitoring street traffic to avoid unnecessary traveling of citizens.

Employees of Nidec Co. in Saigon Hi-tech Park are being vaccinated. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC supports businesses to resume operation

As the latest Covid-19 outbreak becomes increasingly complicated in Vietnam, stricter and stricter social distancing regulations have been introduced to help cope with the situation. This, however, has also led to over 84,000 businesses going bankrupt in the first 8 months of 2021 due to disruptions in supply chain flow. Ho Chi Minh City, therefore, is now trying to implement flexible support policies to help existing businesses restart their work.

Chairwoman of District 5 People’s Committee Truong Minh Kieu is delivering a social security package to a household in Ward 14.

HCMC ensuring social security to all residents via innovative policies

Ho Chi Minh City is still in its shelter-in-place period, leading to life of many citizens turning more troublesome. As directed by Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen, the municipal authorities are doing their best to make sure each resident here receive the highest social security level possible. These leaders have shared with Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper positive achievements from the latest innovative policies implemented in the city.

Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen is delivering his speech in the 2nd meeting of HCMC People’s Council for the 2021-2026 term (Photo: SGGP)

People's Council delegates must play key role in Covid fight: City Party Chief

Each delegate of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council is a major soldier in the combat against Covid-19 and an active participant in the follow-up plans for the city to recover economically and socially, said Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen in the 2nd meeting of HCMC People’s Council for the 2021-2026 term held yesterday.

The HCMC Public Security Department estimates that there will be more traffic users on streets from August 15. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC expects around one million traffic users each day

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Public Security reported yesterday that every day in the city, approximately one million people on 120,000 vehicles of all kinds travel around the city. Because of the new official dispatch, from August 15, more business groups are allowed to operate, leading to an expected increase in the this quantity.

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC must try to put Covid-19 outbreak under control by September 15

The Government yesterday released Resolution No. 86/NQ-CP on urgent measures for Covid-19 prevention and control to implement Resolution No.30/2021/QH15 issued on July 28, 2021 by the 15th National Assembly. This new resolution aims at effectively controlling the latest and most severe Covid-19 outbreak in Vietnam to avoid socio-economic and medical crises.

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.