Ho Chi Minh Ceety

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Ho Chi Minh City
Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
Thành phố Sài Gòn
Saigon
Municipality
Thành phố trực thuộc trung ương
Tap: Ho Chi Minh City skyline; Ho Chi Minh Ceety HawCenter: Notre-Dame de Saigon; Saigon Port; Bitexco Financial TouerBottom: Bến Thành Mercat; Municipal Theatre
Nickname(s): Paris o the Orient, Pearl o the Far East
Location in Vietnam an Soothren Vietnam
Coordinates: 10°46′36.8″N 106°42′02.9″E / 10.776889°N 106.700806°E / 10.776889; 106.700806
Kintra Vietnam Vietnam
Foondit 1698
Renamed 1976
Demonym Saigonese
Government
 • Pairty Secretar: Lê Thanh Hải
 • Fowk's Committee Chairman: Lê Hoàng Quân
 • Fowk's Cooncil Chairwoman: Nguyễn Thị Quyết Tâm
Area[1]
 • Tot 2,095.5 km2 (809.23 sq mi)
Elevation 19 m (63 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Tot 7,981,900
 • Rank 1st in Vietnam
 • Density 3,800/km2 (9,900/sq mi)
Time zone ICT (UTC+07:00)
 • Summer (DST) No DST (UTC+7)
Aurie codes 28
GDP (nominal) 2014 estimate
 - Tot 50 billion USD
 - Per capita 5131 USD
 - Growth Increase 9.5%
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Ho Chi Minh Ceety (offeecially cawed the "Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh") is the maist populous ceety in Vietnam, wi mair nor 7 million indwallers, the maist strangly populate major ceety in Indocheenae, an is at the mids o internaitional finance, politeecs, divert, an cultur. Ho Chi Minh ceiti haes the thrangest airport in Vietnam, Tan Son Nhat Airport.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Thare are 25 sister ceeties/regions o Ho Chi Minh Ceety:[2]

Ceety Frae
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Shanghai, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae 14 Mey 1994
Philippines Manila, Philippines 27 June 1994
Unitit States San Francisco, USA 10 April 1995
Japan Osaka, Japan 13 June 1995
Sooth Korea Busan, Republic o Korea 3 November 1995
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Guangzhou, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae 1 Aprile 1996
Fraunce Lyon, Fraunce 17 Januar 1997
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Shenyang, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae 21 Aprile 1999
Roushie Sverdlovsk Oblast, Roushie 5 September 2000
Laos Champasak Province, Laos 28 August 2001
Laos Vientiane, Laos 1 September 2001
Fraunce Rhône-Alpes (region), Fraunce 8 November 2001
Cambodie Phnom Penh, Cambodie Juin 2002
Roushie Moscow, Roushie 31 October 2003
Canadae Toronto, Ontario, Canadae 13 Februar 2006
Japan Yokohama, Japan 23 Julie 2007
Japan Hyōgo Prefectur, Japan 27 October 2007
Belaroushie Minsk, Belaroushie 4 November 2008[3]
Roushie Vladivostok, Roushie 21 Mey 2009
Spain Barcelona, Spain 29 Mey 2009
Spain Seville, Spain 29 Mey 2009
Sooth Africae Johannesburg, Republic o Sooth Africae 10 November 2009
Mexico Monterrey, Mexico 27 May 2013

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Statistical Handbook of Vietnam 2014, General Statistics Office Of Vietnam
  2. "CÁC ĐỊA PHƯƠNG NƯỚC NGOÀI ĐÃ THIẾT LẬP QUAN HỆ HỮU NGHỊ HỢP TÁC VỚI TPHCM". mofahcm.gov.vn. 9 October 2010. Retrieved 8 January 2011. 
  3. "Twin towns and Sister cities of Minsk [via WaybackMachine.com]" (in Russian). The department of protocol and international relations of Minsk City Executive Committee. Archived from the original on 2 May 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-21. 

Coordinates: 10°46′10″N 106°40′55″E / 10.76944°N 106.68194°E / 10.76944; 106.68194