Saigon News

– Saigon Travel News

Ho Chi Minh City ensures safety for tourists Saigon News

Ho Chi Minh City ensures safety for tourists

Safety for tourist in Ho Chi Minh City, the southern region’s economic hub, has been improved as a result of great efforts made by the local authorities over recent years. Facing complaints of tourists about snatching incidents on the street or nagging vendors, the municipal People’s Committee in 2006 assigned the Voluntary Youth Public Benefit [...] Read more >>
HCM City have Tourism Department Saigon News

HCM City have Tourism Department

The Tourism Department will be established after splitting from the current Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. According to a report by the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, tourism in the city has seen strong growth in recent years and a separate agency is needed to cope with increasing workload related to tourism management. [...] Read more >>
Le Cong Kieu Antique Street in HCM Saigon News

Le Cong Kieu Antique Street in HCM

In the past, Le Cong Kieu Street was a small alley. In 1920, the French Government expanded and named it Reims Street. In 1955, the Sai Gon authority changed the street name to Le Cong Kieu, the name of an army chief in the Can Vuong Movement against the French colonialists. The street, about 200m [...] Read more >>
JAL opens HCM City-Tokyo route Saigon News

JAL opens HCM City-Tokyo route

The Civil Aviation Authority of Viet Nam has allowed Japan Airlines (JAL) to start non-stop flights between Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport and HCM City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport. JAL will begin a daily return trip from March 30. It will continue to operate its daily return flights between Narita International Airport and the Tan [...] Read more >>
HCM City’s tourism sector targets 94 trillion VND Saigon News

HCM City’s tourism sector targets 94 trillion VND

Ho Chi Minh City is striving to welcome 4.4 million international tourists, raking in 94 trillion VND (4.4 billion USD) – 15 percent more revenue than last year. The target was proposed at a February 27 conference to discuss the fulfillment of the city’s culture, sports and tourism sectors this year. To reach the goal, [...] Read more >>
Saigon and Vegetarian dishes welcome 2014’s New Year Saigon News

Saigon and Vegetarian dishes welcome 2014’s New Year

Ho Chi Minh City’s famous vegetarian buffet, Van Canh Restaurant, has been moved to Metropole Wedding & Convention Center on 216 Ly Chinh Thang, District 3 to highlight the seasonal variety of dishes called “Saigon With Vegetarian Dishes”. The restaurant has been open for over 10 years and is especially busy during Lunar New Year [...] Read more >>
Page 1 of 512345