HCMC orders withdrawal of construction project near Turtle Lake Fountain

HCMC orders withdrawal of construction project near Turtle Lake Fountain

The Ho Chi Minh City Inspectorate has uncovered many violations in the implementation process of a project of more than 8,900 square meters on the State-owned land in a prime location of the city. Especially, the divestment of charter capital of the State company did not follow the policy of the municipal People's Committee.
Strain on supermarkets amid Covid-19 social distancing

Strain on supermarkets amid Covid-19 social distancing

New coronavirus outbreaks have placed unprecedented strain on supermarket retailers. With the social distancing pressure piling up, supermarkets and giant stores like Saigon Co.op and  Bach Hoa Xanh have quickly become overwhelmed.
Standing Deputy Secretary of HCMC’s Party Committee Phan Van Mai (R) and Vice chairwoman of the municipal People's Committee, Phan Thi Thang (L) congratulate Mr. Vu Anh Khoa. (Photo: SGGP)

Saigon Co.op gets new Party Secretary

Chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC’s District 10, Vu Anh Khoa has been appointed as Secretary of the Party Committee of the Saigon Union of Trading Co-operatives, also known as Saigon Co.op, for the 2020-2025 term by the HCMC Party Committee's Executive Board.
Ho Chi Minh City lower saleprices of pork

Ho Chi Minh City lower saleprices of pork

The Department of Finance of Ho Chi Minh City yesterday adjusted pork price reduction to VND3,000- VND16,000 per kilogram, equaling a decrease of three percent to 11 percent per kilogram. 
HCMC Party Committee considers resignation of Saigon Co.op’s Chairman

HCMC Party Committee considers resignation of Saigon Co.op’s Chairman

The Organization Commission of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee on August 27 informed that it was asking for the opinions of relevant units on the resignation letter of Mr. Diep Dung, Member of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saigon Co.op.
Supermarkets provide support on consumption of lychees

Supermarkets provide support on consumption of lychees

Saigon Co.op on June 8 said that lychees from Luc Ngan District in Bac Giang Province and Thanh Ha District in Hai Duong Province that meet VietGAP standards or with food safety certificates have been available at nearly 1,000 outlets of Saigon Co.op across the country with consumption increasing by more than 20 percent compared to last year.
Green products are being discounted by Co.opmart supermarkets in response to the 2020 Green Consumption Campaign. (Photo: SGGP)

More than 10,000 products received discounts in Green Consumption Campaign

Following the chain of activities of the Green Consumption Campaign in 2020, the Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper on June 6 coordinated with the Saigon Union of Trading Co-operatives (Saigon Co.op) to livestream to launch the campaign on the fan-pages Tieu dung xanh (Green consumption) and Gio Trai dat Viet Nam (Vietnam Earth Hour).