HCM City’s downtown district encourages green living by exchanging necessities for waste

HCM City’s downtown district encourages green living by exchanging necessities for waste

People living in HCM City’s District 1 exchanged plastic bottles, paper and other solid waste for rice, cooking oil, salt, and potted plants during the last two weeks.

Vietnam’s domestic aviation industry gradually recovering

Vietnam’s domestic aviation industry gradually recovering

Vietnamese carriers have almost completely recovered their domestic flights, gradually re-opened as well as increased flights frequency on routes connecting Hanoi and Vinh, Quy Nhon, Da Nang, Tuy Hoa, Nha Trang, Da Lat, Pleiku and on the Ho Chi Minh City- Da Nang route.

Cu Chi Tunnels seeks UNESCO’s recognition as World Heritage Site

Cu Chi Tunnels seeks UNESCO’s recognition as World Heritage Site

The HCM City People's Committee has sent a document to the Ministry of National Defense as it seeks advice on compiling relevant dossiers about the historic Cu Chi Tunnels as its strives to gain UNESCO’s recognition as a world heritage site.

Ho Chi Minh City restores polluted canals one by one

Ho Chi Minh City restores polluted canals one by one

The 10-kilometre Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe Canal running through districts 1, 3, Tan Binh, Phu Nhuan, and Binh Thanh in HCM City has become a popular place for sightseeing, taking photos and doing exercises.

Ba Ria-Vung Tau ready for construction of new ferry wharf linking to HCMC

Ba Ria-Vung Tau ready for construction of new ferry wharf linking to HCMC

The People’s Committee of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province has approved an upgrading project of a local seaport at 127C, Tran Phu Street in Vung Tau City. It is a part of the steps in preparing site for the construction project of a wharf connecting Vung Tau and HCMC’s Can Gio District.

Can Gio Biosphere: the green lung that protects HCM City

Can Gio Biosphere: the green lung that protects HCM City

After nearly 20 years of restoration, Can Gio Mangrove Biosphere Reserve has become the "green lung" of Ho Chi Minh City, contributing to improved air quality and reduced environmental pollution in the city.

Many Vietnamese destinations honoured by Travelers’ Choice Awards 2020

Many Vietnamese destinations honoured by Travelers’ Choice Awards 2020

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Phu Quoc and Hoi An in Vietnam have been honoured by Travelers' Choice Awards 2020 launched by TripAdvisor, the US-based travel planning and booking site.

Ho Chi Minh City enhances tourism cooperation with many localities

Ho Chi Minh City enhances tourism cooperation with many localities

A business matching was held in Ho Chi Minh City on July 18 to enhance the tourism cooperation between the city and many other localities around the country.

Online photo contest launched to promote Ho Chi Minh City tourism

Online photo contest launched to promote Ho Chi Minh City tourism

Ho Chi Minh City’s Tourism Department has recently launched an online photo contest entitled ‘Hello Ho Chi Minh City’ in an effort to promote the city’s hospitality sector.

Double-decker tour buses piloted in two more localities

Double-decker tour buses piloted in two more localities

The Prime Minister has approved the piloting of open-top double-decker tour bus services in the two provinces of Binh Thuan and Ba Ria-Vung Tau.