As HCMC adds 35 more old villas to its index, experts believe the economic gains of villa owners should also be considered for sustainable villa conservation in the long run.
Ho Chi Minh City authorities have asked for an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan from Japanese government for its Water Environment Improvement Project.
The Future of Travel research reveals that Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are the most recommended destinations for traditional food,
The tourism sector in Ho Chi Minh City is planning to implement digitalization on tourist attractions in the city this year, said Director of the Department of Tourism Nguyen Thi Anh Hoa yesterday.
A tourist area featuring unique cultural tradition of various regions in the country, Mot Thoang Viet Nam (A glimpse of Vietnam) in HCMC’s Cu Chi District was re-opened on January 16 after a temporary halt of upgrading.
A new night walking street officially opened in HCMC’s District 10 on December 29
The Department of Tourism of HCMC has cooperated with the municipal Tourism Association and businesses at the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens on December 26 to launch the “Tourism- Giving wings to dreams” program, offering 5,000 free one-day tours around the city to disadvantaged children, poor households and families credited with meritorious service to the country.
The Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee assigned the Municipal Department of Transport, Department of Construction, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and District- level People's Committees to carry out the works of ensuring the quality of environmental sanitation and aesthetics in rivers, canals and tourist destinations in the city.
The cooperation between HCMC and neighboring cities and provinces in the Southeast region aims to create diversified tourist products to attract more visitors. Additionally, local authorities and experts provide advice on improving the quality of the tourist destinations to meet international standards to travel businesses.
HCMC joined thousands of cities worldwide to mark the Earth Hour 2019 campaign themed “Save Energy, Save Earth” last Saturday, March 30 with a host of activities.