Vietnamese bánh mì week launched in HCM City
A week-long programme on introducing the special features of bánh mì (Vietnamese bread) has officially kicked off in HCM City.  
Restaurants to close in HCM City to deal with COVID-19
Authorities in HCM City have ordered the closure of all restaurants, beer clubs and beauty centres from 6pm on Tuesday, March 24. The decision also includes barber shops and gyms.…
HCM City uses hotels in Cần Giờ as quarantine areas
Ten hotels and resorts in HCM City’s coastal district of Cần Giờ are being used as paid quarantine facilities with 486 rooms for people required to be under quarantine, according…
HCM City greets over 1.18 million foreigners in first two months
Ho Chi Minh City welcomed more than 1.18 million foreign visitors in the first two months of 2020, a year-on-year decline of 21.71 percent, revealed the municipal Department of Tourism on March 5.
HCM City featured in Disney’s new blockbuster
Scenes of Ho Chi Minh City are featured in the latest trailer of Disney’s science fiction film entitled “Artemis Fowl”.  
HCM City postpones Ao Dai Festival due to Covid-19 fears
The seventh version of the Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival has been delayed as a result of the ongoing situation relating to cases of acute respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), according to the city’s Department of Tourism.
HCM City seeks to revive tourism after coronavirus blow
The HCM City tourism sector will run a stimulus programme from April to July to revive tourism industry which has been hit quite badly by the new coronavirus outbreak.  
HCM City: Lunar New Year’s Eve fireworks to be set off at 7 venues
Ho Chi Minh City will hold 15-minute fireworks displays at seven venues to welcome the Year of the Rat on Lunar New Year’s Eve (January 24).
HCM City to develop cultural tourism
Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities plan to focus on developing cultural tourism from now until 2030, speakers at a recent workshop held by the city's Department of Culture and Sports and the Institute for Development Studies. 
HCM City to host Cho Lon food fair
Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5 will organise Cho Lon Kitchen food fair at Van Lang Park in District 5 from January 11-12. 
HCM City – best New Year’s Eve holiday destination for Vietnamese: Agoda
Agoda.com, one of the world’s fastest growing digital travel platforms, on December 17 revealed Ho Chi Minh City is the destination-of-choice for Vietnamese travellers to throw a great New Year’s Eve shindig. 
Unmissable food streets of HCM City
Featuring an array of renowned areas that are famous for serving delicious cuisine, Vinh Khanh and Ha Ton Quyen are among the food streets that cannot be missed when paying a visit to Ho Chi Minh City.
HCM City allocates 30 million USD for preservation of historic buildings
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee plans to allocate more than 700 billion VND (30 million USD) for renovation and preservation of cultural heritage sites and buildings in the 2019-2020 period, according to the city’s Department of Culture and Sports.  
Italian cuisine week returns to HCM City
The Italian Cuisine Week (ICW) has returned for the third time to HCM City from November 14 to 29.
Workshop features Hang Trong folk paintings
A workshop featuring Hang Trong folk paintings, a genre of traditional Vietnamese woodblocks by artisans in Ha Noi, will open next week in HCM City.