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In pictures: Nguyen Hue Flower Plaza

In pictures: Nguyen Hue Flower Plaza

VOV.VN - The 2016 Nguyen Hue Flower Street Festival at the Nguyen Hue pedestrian square next to the Quach Thi Trang roundabout in front of the landmark Ben Thanh Market is jam packed again this year.

Asian street food eatery opens near Ben Thanh Market

Asian street food eatery opens near Ben Thanh Market

(VOV) - A new restaurant located at Thu Khoa Huan Street in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City next to iconic Ben Thanh Market features a mix of Asian street food fare with plenty of Vietnamese specialties such as Anh Sau, Chu Teo and Chi Ba.

Food safety scheme to launch

Food safety scheme to launch

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade has chosen Hoc Mon Wholesale Market and Ben Thanh Market to implement a pilot food-safety market model, according to a report in Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper.

Positive images of Vietnam appear in UK

Positive images of Vietnam appear in UK

(VOV) - A 30-second commercial aired favourable images of the nation’s rice terraces, beaches and green peaceful countryside on the UK Travel Channel.

New public bus lines to Tan Son Nhat airport to be added

New public bus lines to Tan Son Nhat airport to be added

Ho Chi Minh City will open more city bus routes to Tan Son Nhat International Airport to better serve its residents, as the city currently has only one airport bus line that makes about 100 trips per day, according to the municipal Department of Transport.

Vietnam tourism: less talk, more action needed

Vietnam tourism: less talk, more action needed

(VOV) - The number of foreign tourists traveling to Thailand and Malaysia in 2014 nearly tripled that of Vietnam— sparking a firestorm of optimism that tourism in the country was set to explode to the level of its neighbours in 2015.

Flower street festival opens in HCM City

Flower street festival opens in HCM City

(VOV) - State President Truong Tan Sang and Deputy Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on February 16 led the celebrations kicking off the annual flower street festival in HCM City.

Saigon in 1990s through German lens

Saigon in 1990s through German lens

(VOV) -Photographer Hans-Peter Grumpe captured many images of famous places in Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh City) decades ago, such as the HQs of the US Embassy, Tax Trading Centre, and Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica.

Nine symbols of Saigon live forever

Nine symbols of Saigon live forever

(VOV) - Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, Post Office, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda and Archdiocese have been part and parcel of Saigon for centuries.

Exploring Saigon shopping streets in HCM City

Exploring Saigon shopping streets in HCM City

(VOV) - Amidst the bustling city streets in Ho Chi Minh City, filled with shabbily dressed street peddlers, alongside the ancient architecture and markets with names like Ben Thanh and Binh Tay, there are always great numbers of tourists.

HCM City students join Int’l Free Hugs Day

HCM City students join Int’l Free Hugs Day

(VOV) -More than 300 students converged on Tao Dan Park in Ho Chi Minh City on July 20 to hug family members, friends and even strangers in response to International Free Hugs Day.

McDonald's to open second Vietnam restaurant

McDonald's to open second Vietnam restaurant

(VOV) -Leading US fast-food corporation MacDonald’s is scheduled to inaugurate its second outlet in Vietnam at the corner of Pham Ngu Lao and Tran Hung Dao streets near Ben Thanh Market on May 16.

Five-star cruise ship docks in Vietnam

Five-star cruise ship docks in Vietnam

(VOV) -Vietnam’s leading tour operator Saigontourist has warmly welcomed around 2,400 passengers and crew of the Costa Crociere cruise line’s luxury ship Costa Victoria to Ho Chi Minh City on January 7.