Plans to pedestrianize backpacker streets and nearby areas in Saigon and Hanoi have sent land prices through the roof to around US$22,000 per square meter, on average.
Ho Chi Minh City’s transport department has announced a plan to chop down more trees, this time to give way to heavy traffic near Tan Son Nhat Airport.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Railway Corporation is offering 30% end of summer discounts for tickets on the Ho Chi Minh City-Nha Trang route, reports the Vnexpress online newspaper.
A red-haired Italian priest who wrote over 40 operas and a Latvian musician with strong environmentalist feelings – Saigon plays host to the music of both of these on July 19 in its magnificent Opera House.
Opened in January this year, Roseice Saigon has a flowery surprise for ice-cream lovers in Saigon: delicious, cold gelato in the shape of a colorful rose.
Whether it's steamed snails or pig's trotter noodles, a taste of the north is there for those willing to look for it.
The Vietnam Museum of Military History ranks first in the system of military museums in Vietnam.
Vietnam's southern metropolis has been voted among the friendliest in the world.
A Swiss company is applying an advanced control and monitoring system to the water distribution network in Ho Chi Minh City, claiming the technology will cut daily water loss by up to half a million cubic meters.
VOV.VN - Over the course of the weekend, I dropped in Ho Chi Minh City in southern Vietnam. According to the local people, the city was best known in its original name, Saigon.
Trang Thanh Nam was among the firefighters dispatched to a severe blaze in Ho Chi Minh City on June 22 night, when it was only hours before his important national high-school examination.
The best food in Saigon is well regarded as nutritious, savoury, and hearty, enjoyed at any time of the day. Here are the best food that you should try in the city:
An American tourist was stabbed to death during a fight with a Vietnamese man in Ho Chi Minh City's backpacker district on Thursday night.
Ho Chi Minh City has installed 4,000 surveillance cameras on its public buses that are helping to expose drivers for speeding and rude behavior.
Timber: The shady canopy covering the city's downtown districts has been given the chop.
Vietnam’s environment ministry has fined the operator of a major landfill site in Ho Chi Minh City more than VND1.5 billion (US$66,100) for illegally discharging sewage.
The southern metropolis is diversifying its tourism products. See if it has something that you may find interesting.
VOV.VN - With interest rates down and business confidence up – there is no better time to explore the wide range of franchising opportunities in Vietnam, say organizers of an expo that has opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Around 30 manhole covers in District 5, Ho Chi Minh City have been turned from cement and metal eyesores to exquisite paintings by a group of young people hoping to raise awareness of the city’s battle against litter.
Those who have a special love for the ancient city of Hoi An may have their desire soothed when dropping at Hoa Giay (Paper Flower) coffee shop on the quiet Huynh Tinh Cua Street in HCMC’s District 3.