1930 HCMC bank building to be named national relic

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

1930 HCMC bank building to be named national relic

A branch of the State Bank of Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City, built some 85 years ago, will be recognised as a national relic under a proposal submitted to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism’s Department of Cultural Heritage by the municipal Department of Culture and Sports.

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Hashtag #Vietnam: The week's best photos

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago

A photo posted by @natgeoyourshot on Dec 19, 2015 at 8:45am PST

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Ho Chi Minh City adds five sites to national relic list

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 9 month(s) ago

Ho Chi Minh City adds five sites to national relic list

The Ho Chi Minh City Monuments Conservation Center has announced the addition of five structures to the list of national relics.

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Ant-men: The skinny porters of Saigon Chinatown market

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Báo Thanh Niên English 14 month(s) ago

Ant-men: The skinny porters of Saigon Chinatown market

Porters at Binh Tay Market in Ho Chi Minh’s District 5 are possibly the strongest workers in town. They have to carry hundreds of kilos of goods every day around one of the busiest trading centers of the country.

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Vietnamese banking shares take the crown

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Báo Thanh Niên English 15 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnamese banking shares take the crown

Vietnamese bank shares have outstripped the country's benchmark stock index this year as overseas investors plough into the market ahead of an expected liberalization of foreign ownership in financial institutions.

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Five authentic Saigon markets

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VOV News English 17 month(s) ago

Five authentic Saigon markets

Like the Notre Dame Cathedral and Independence Palace, Saigon’s five oldest markets have also become iconic landmarks.

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Interesting shopping addresses in Saigon

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VietnamNet English 25 month(s) ago

Interesting shopping addresses in Saigon

VietNamNet Bridge - In addition to historic architecture, unique street food, busy shopping areas have also attracted a large number of tourists in Saigon.

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Exploring Saigon shopping streets in HCM City

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VOV News English 25 month(s) ago

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.

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Vietnam dollar bonds rally after Moody’s boosts sovereign rating

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Báo Thanh Niên English 26 month(s) ago 8 related news

Vietnam dollar bonds rally after Moody’s boosts sovereign rating

Vietnam’s dollar bonds jumped the most in more than a month after Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the country’s sovereign ratings for the first time since 2005, citing a stronger economy.

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HCMC donates VND 16 billion for Fund ‘Dear Spratly Islands’

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SaiGon GP English 27 month(s) ago

HCMC donates VND 16 billion for Fund ‘Dear Spratly Islands’

Thien Ngoc Minh Uy Company held a launching ceremony to raise fund for ‘Dear Spratly Islands’ on June 16.

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Ball sea cucumber sought ashore Vietnm, too

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 28 month(s) ago

Ball sea cucumber sought ashore Vietnm, too

While fresh ball sea cucumbers are being mysteriously sought-after off Vietnam’s southern coast, the creatures are believed to be a healthy food that can cure diseases by people ashore, despite the lack of justification for their medicinal values.

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Vietnam supermarkets dress up dubious Chinese fungi

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Báo Thanh Niên English 30 month(s) ago

Vietnam supermarkets dress up dubious Chinese fungi

Women check packages in the mushroom section at a supermarket in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo courtesy of Tuoi Tre

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HCMC market watchdog seizes 400,000 toys without certificates

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 30 month(s) ago

HCMC market watchdog seizes 400,000 toys without certificates

Ho Chi Minh City market management officers caught a truck driver red-handed on Thursday when it was transporting more than 400,000 children’s toy products with dubious origins.

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HCM City's hidden Chinatown lies in wait for intrepid tourists

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VietnamNet English 37 month(s) ago

HCM City's hidden Chinatown lies in wait for intrepid tourists

VietNamNet Bridge – It is not common for Vietnamese to explore Cho Lon, HCM City's Chinatown, in District 5, but I decided to do so because many foreign tourists put it at the bottom of their travel lists. Although I have briefly visited the area, this time I decided to find the main attractions in the biggest Chinatown in Viet Nam.

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A bus trip to Binh Tay Market

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SaigonTimes English 38 month(s) ago

A bus trip to Binh Tay Market

To travel to Cho (Market) Binh Tay is easy on Saigon’s public transport system and for tourists it is a way of exploring the city for very little cost and outside the general array of tourist destinations.

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