HCMC University of Medicine and Pharmacy is applying IT to monitor learning activities and lab work of its students. (Photo: SGGP)

Universities in HCMC promoting digital transformation

Observing Decision No.749/QD-TTg, issued by the Prime Minister on June 3, 2020 about the national digital transformation program until 2025, several universities throughout Vietnam, public or not, are wholeheartedly initiating this process by varying degrees.

The prices of educational services also increase in some provinces and municipalities. (Photo: SGGP)

CPI slightly edges up in August, education posts strongest increase

Consumer price index (CPI) in August 2020 slightly increased by 0.07 percent compared to the previous month and decreased by 0.12 percent compared to December last year, the lowest levels in the same month in the period from 2016 to 2020.
Director of the Department of Planning and Investment Le Thi Huynh Mai (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC beefs up public investment disbursement

Director of the HCMC Department of Planning and Investment Le Thi Huynh Mai said that Ho Chi Minh City has allocated VND41,691 billion (US$1.7 billion) for public investmen to beef up public construction projects.
Five safety evaluation criteria sets for Covid-19 released

Five safety evaluation criteria sets for Covid-19 released

The Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control yesterday formally announced 5 sets of safety evaluation criteria for Covid-19 regarding catering businesses, tourism, industry and trade, education, and transport.