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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.

Ho Chi Minh City
Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
Thành phố Sài Gòn
Saigon
Municipality
Thành phố trực thuộc trung ương
Clockwise, frae tap left: Bến Thành Mercat, Ho Chi Minh Ceety Haw, Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica o Saigon, Unthirldom Pailace, Municipal Theatre, Destrict 1 view frae Saigon river
Offeecial seal o Ho Chi Minh City
Seal
Nickname(s): Paris o the Orient, Pearl o the Far East
Location in Vietnam an Soothren Vietnam
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
Govrenment
 • Pairty Secretar: Lê Thanh Hải
 • Fowk's Committee Chairman: Lê Hoàng Quân
 • Fowk's Cooncil Chairwoman: Nguyễn Thị Quyết Tâm
Aurie[1]
 • Total 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)
 • Simmer (DST) No DST (UTC+7)
Aurie codes 28
GDP (nominal) 2014 estimate
 - Tot 50 billion USD
 - Per capita 5131 USD
 - Growth Increase 9.5%
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Sister ceetiesEedit

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

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

ReferencesEedit

  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 frae the oreeginal 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