Weekends in Ho Chi Minh City, as usual, promise numerous bustling activities at frequent venues.
HCMC’s second book street on Nguyen Dong Chi Street in Tan Phu Ward, District 7 is scheduled to come into operation from October 20, according to the district authority.
VOV.VN - It was unveiled on Friday, September 8, that a second book street is preparing to open this October on Nguyen Dong Chi Road in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City, reports the Zing Online newspaper.
VOV.VN - The Children Book Fair and Family Day opens yesterday (September 3) in Hanoi on a book street near Hoan Kiem Lake, reports Hanoi Moi Newspaper.
VOV.VN - Top 15 Thuy Ngan and third runner-up Karen Wang of Miss Tourism Queen International 2011 have strolled Ho Chi Minh City. They visited the city’s Post Office and Book Street.
More than 40 black-and-white and colour photos featuring Saigon and its history are on display at Book Street (Nguyen Van Binh Street) in HCM City’s District 1.
The Book Street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1 will celebrate the 70th War Invalids and War Martyrs Day (July 27) from July 21-30 with the theme “When Drinking Water, Think of its Source”.
Apart from the current book street on Nguyen Van Binh road next to the Post Office and the Notre Dame Cathedral, HCMC is expected to open two more book streets by the end of this year to meet high demand of readers.
Israel Book Day will be held for the first time at Vietnamese Women’s Museum and in Hanoi Book Street on July 16.
One month after opening, Hanoi Book Street has become a popular destination with not only book lovers but also locals and visitors to the capital. The street has turned to a tourist attraction with a modern, youthful and civilised atmosphere.
Over 1.2 million people visited HCM City’s Book Street in the first six months of this year, according to figures released by the Vietnamese Publishers Association.
Ho Chi Minh City is planning to open a few more book streets after the first one in the downtown area turned out to be a much bigger success than expected.
Since its opening on May 1st, the Dec. 19 book street has been filled with bookworms. However, the street still needs efforts to turn it into a favourite venue of Hanoians and visitors.
VOV.VN - Book lovers will feel relaxed and comfortable when they visit the first book street in Hanoi.
The second European Literature Days 2017 began on Ho Chi Minh City’s Book Street on May 9, with a series of activities for authors and readers.
VOV.VN - The second European Literature Days 2017 kicked off May 9 on Ho Chi Minh City’s Book Street with a broad array of activities for book lovers.
VOV.VN - A new 19/12 Book Street celebrated its grand opening May 1.
VOV.VN - A coalition of publishing houses has unveiled plans to host a weeklong Book Festival on 19/12 Street in the Hoan Kiem District of the capital city of Hanoi starting on May 1.
VOV.VN - April 21 is observed as Reading Day in Vietnam. Recently, book streets and festivals have been opened, promoting the community’s reading culture.
VOV.VN - The Hanoi municipal government will host a New Lunar Year Book Festival on January 30-February 5 on Le Thach Street, reports Tuoitre online newspaper.