HCMC encouraging delivery of financial support package via bank account

HCMC encouraging delivery of financial support package via bank account

During the fourth Covid-19 outbreak, Ho Chi Minh City has distributed financial support to needy people in three rounds. Paying by cash is still the most preferable choice now; yet in the upcoming time, the city will gradually change to transferring money to bank accounts for the sake of convenience, safety and transparency.

HCMC Party Chief Nguyen Van Nen is delivering his speech in the online meeting. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC must focus all resources on obtaining vaccine for residents: Party Chief

Ho Chi Minh City is going to concentrate all possible resources from the state as well as the community in order to gain as much Covid-19 vaccine as possible for its residents and publicly announce the vaccination priority, as directed by Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Van Nen in an online meeting about Covid-19 prevention and control in the city.

Over US$3.3 million support package proposed for small traders in HCMC

Over US$3.3 million support package proposed for small traders in HCMC

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade has just sent an official letter to the Department of Planning and Investment about sending a proposal to the Municipal People’s Committee for approval of a financial support package, worth over VND76 billion (US$3.31 million) from the State budget, to help small business owners in the city’s traditional markets overcome the current Covid-19 impacts.