News for: Ho Chi Minh city

Michelin guide unveils 2024 Bib Gourmand selection for Hanoi, HCM City

06/23/2024 10:31

For the second edition of the MICHELIN Guide in Vietnam, 42 eateries have been nominated for the Bib Gourmand selection, 18 in Hanoi and 24 in Ho Chi Minh City.


Textile, garment industry needs to adapt to changing order trends: analysts

06/18/2024 10:13

While Vietnam’s textile and garment industry is recovering, it is facing new challenges such as customers preferring small, rapid orders and labour shortages, experts have said.


Nearly 200 booths showcase OCOP, typical agricultural products

05/16/2024 20:43 - A fair showcasing typical agricultural products, and OCOP products in 2024 was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on May 16, displaying nearly 200 booths run by cooperatives, establishments, households and businesses across the country.


Ho Chi Minh City leads nation in 2023 export earnings: Report

05/16/2024 14:41 - HCM City continued to lead the country in terms of export earnings in 2023 with 42.46 billion USD, although this result still decreased by 10.8% compared to 2022, according to Vietnam Import-Export Report 2023 announced by Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Agency for Foreign Trade.


Vietnam outstanding export fair opens in Ho Chi Minh City

05/08/2024 17:51 - Over 400 companies are displaying their products at the second Vietnam Outstanding Export Products Fair, or Ho Chi Minh City Export 2024, that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on May 8.


Ho Chi Minh City to hold fireworks shows at 8 venues on Lunar New Year's Eve

01/26/2024 18:53 - Ho Chi Minh City plans to illuminate the sky with fireworks displays across eight locations on the eve of the upcoming Lunar New Year, an increase of two venues compared to the similar occasion last year.


Coconut Festival in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City

01/09/2024 13:24 - The programme to promote the image of Ben Tre took place over two days on January 6 and 7 at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House, attracting tourists with local artistic performances and products.


Ho Chi Minh City establishes Department of Food Safety

12/31/2023 18:23 - The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on December 30 announced a decision to set up the city’s Department of Food Safety – the first of its kind in Vietnam.


Ho Chi Minh City to spend over 7 trillion VND on medical infrastructure, equipment

09/20/2023 08:28 - Ho Chi Minh City has decided to spend over 7 trillion VND (304 million USD) from its budget on infrastructure and equipment of health care units under the mid-term public investment plans for the 2021-2025 and 2025-2030 periods.


Pharmedi Vietnam 2023 kicks off in Ho Chi Minh City

09/14/2023 13:53 - The Vietnam international exhibition on products, equipment, supplies for medical, pharmaceutical, hospital and rehabilitation – Pharmedi Vietnam 2023 kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on September 13.


Ho Chi Minh City promotes cooperation with Portugal's Porto city

07/28/2023 17:47 - Ho Chi Minh City and Portugal’s Porto city on July 27 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation between the two cities in the 2023-2025 period.


Vietbeauty & Cosmobeauté Vietnam 2023 opens in Ho Chi Minh City

07/28/2023 06:29 - More than 1,000 beauty brands of around 400 companies from 25 countries and territories are being introduced at the international beauty exhibition - Vietbeauty & Cosmobeauté Vietnam 2023 which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 27.


Remittances to HCM City up 37% in first haft of 2023

07/20/2023 21:41 - Remittances to Ho Chi Minh in the first half of 2023 topped 4.33 billion USD, an increase of 37% compared to the same period last year, the State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) HCM City branch reported.


Top 10 hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City announced

07/20/2023 17:46 - The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health has released its quality assessment of 115 hospitals in the city, including the 8 public hospitals and 2 private hospitals that made it to the top 10.


Campaign encourages creation of art works marking Liberation of the South

07/14/2023 22:17 - The People’ s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City launched a campaign on July 13 to call for the composing and staging of literature and art works to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Liberation of the South and National Reunification Day.


Annual Green Consumption Campaign begins in Ho Chi Minh City

06/06/2023 18:49 - The 14th annual Green Consumption Campaign, which seeks to usher in environment-friendly consumption habits, began in Ho Chi Minh City on June 4.


Ho Chi Minh City builds nine footbridges linked with first metro line

05/29/2023 17:52 - Nine pedestrian bridges are being built over Hanoi Highway in Ho Chi Minh City to serve passengers at nine of the 11 elevated stations of the first metro line here, the HCM City Management Authority for Urban Railways has said.


Ho Chi Minh City Metro fares to start at 9,000 VND

05/13/2023 17:36 - Ticket fares for the Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien Line, the first line of Ho Chi Minh City’s metro system, are expected to come between 9,000 VND (0.38 USD) and 24,000 VND (1.02 USD) for a single trip.


Ho Chi Minh City leaders pay tribute to heroes and fallen soldiers

04/27/2023 19:31 - A delegation of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee, and Fatherland Front Committee, offered incense and flowers to revolutionary heroes and fallen soldiers.


Global Sourcing Fair Vietnam 2023 kicks off in Ho Chi Minh City

04/27/2023 09:17 - The Global Sourcing Fair Vietnam 2023, an event connecting global buyers with suppliers in Vietnam and other Asian countries, was opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, on April 26.


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