The HCM City Department of Transport has warned that the shortage of public parking space is worsening because building parking lots is expensive and returns on them are low.
The HCM City Book Distribution Corporation is organising an online book fair at its website www.fahasa.com until March 29.
The Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association and the HCM City Department of Tourism will organise the Tết (Lunar New Year) Festival from January 3 to 5 at Lê Văn Tám Park in District 1.
Rapid urbanisation is reducing green areas in HCM City, with parks coming under increasing threat from shops, cafes, office blocks and parking lots.
To have more parking place, HCM City has mapped out many underground parking lots. However, most of these projects remain on paper.