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.

Ho Chi Minh City kicks off travel stimulus programme

Ho Chi Minh City kicks off travel stimulus programme

The HCM City Department of Tourism on Tuesday kicked off its annual tourism stimulus programme that will run throughout the year as part of its attempt to revive the hard-hit tourism industry.

Ho Chi Minh City to launch three new waterway routes

Ho Chi Minh City to launch three new waterway routes

Three new waterway routes will be launched in Ho Chi Minh City in the second and third quarters of this year, departing from Bach Bach Wharf in District 1 to District 9 and 7 as well as Binh Quoi Tourist Village, according to the city’s Tourism Department.

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City among most popular travel destinations in Asia: US magazine

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City among most popular travel destinations in Asia: US magazine

The US-based magazine Reader’s Digest recently named Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, the two largest cities in Vietnam, among the most popular travel destinations in Asia.

Supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh City to be free of plastic bags by the end of this year

Supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh City to be free of plastic bags by the end of this year

All supermarkets, trade centres, convenience stories, and bookstores in Ho Chi Minh City are striving to replace plastic bags with environmentally friendly options by the end of this year.

Viet Nam works toward no plastic waste community

Viet Nam works toward no plastic waste community

Viet nam has started a series of measures to reduce plastic waste, it was reported at a talks on the environment and plastic waste in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.

Walk for environment underway in Ho Chi Minh City

Walk for environment underway in Ho Chi Minh City

A walk for the environment and a tree planting event took place in Ho Chi Minh City on June 5 in response to World Environment Day.

Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City and Hoi An named backpacker paradises

Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City and Hoi An named backpacker paradises

Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City and Hoi An are becoming Viet Nam’s tourist hotpots and are among the most affordable in the world for backpackers.

Rural districts in Ho Chi Minh City to develop agri-tourism

Rural districts in Ho Chi Minh City to develop agri-tourism

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City has instructed the city’s tourism sector and authorities of its five suburban districts to develop agri-tourism and other tourism services.