‘Pomegranate’ cake adds colour and sweetness to Tet in Ho Chi Minh City
Among many traditional cakes favoured by Ho Chi Minh City dwellers during the Tet (New Year) festival are pomegranate cakes, which are believed to bring good luck for the whole family, especially love.
Vietjet launches new route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Van Don
The budget carrier Vietjet Air has launched a new route between Tan Son Nhat Airport in Ho Chi Minh City and Van Don Airport in Quang Ninh Province.
Japan-Viet Nam Festival attracts crowds in Ho Chi Minh City
The sixth Japan – Viet Nam Festival opened in Ho Chi Minh City on January 19, attracting numerous city dwellers and visitors.
Vietnam Airlines launches Ho Chi Minh City-Van Don route
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on December 30 opened a new air route connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Van Don international airport in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, which officially became operational on the same day.
HCM City welcomes its 7 millionth foreign tourist
Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a ceremony to welcome their 7 millionth foreign visitor of the year, a French citizen, to the city on December 10. 
Ho Chi Minh City launches programme on stimulating tourism
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism launched a programme on stimulating tourism in December and 2019, promising to bring fresh experiences for visitors travelling to the city.
New direct air route linking Viet Nam and Switzerland opens
The first direct flight linking the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City and Switzerland’s northeast city of Zurich has been successfully conducted by the Edelweiss airlines of Switzerland.  
Art exhibition highlighting Viet Nam-France friendship opens
A fine art exhibition highlighting Viet Nam – France friendship opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 15 by the HCM City’s Union of Friendship Oganisations (HUFO) and the Viet Nam-France Friendship Association.  
Activities to celebrate 15th anniversary of Russian Center of Science and Culture
Diverse cultural activities to celebrate 15th anniversary of Russian Center of Science and Culture in Ha Noi will take place from October 10th to 17th.
Foreign arrivals to HCM City pass the 5 million mark over 9-month span
The number of foreign tourists arriving in Ho Chi Minh City during the first nine months of 2019 was estimated at 5.45 million, up 21.25% from the same period the previous year and already reaching 72.6% of this year’s target for foreign tourists.
Viet Nam’s Cu Chi Tunnels a top underground destination
The famous tunnel network that survived intense Viet Nam War bombings by the U.S. is among world’s best underground tours.  
HCM City hosts Viet Nam-Japan festival
A Viet Nam-Japan Festival was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 16 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Viet Nam-Japan diplomatic relations.  
Ho Chi Minh City Tourist Map 2018
(TITC) - As one of important economic, cultural, political, social centres of Viet Nam, Ho Chi Minh City attracts tourists by not only many beautiful scenery, cultural - historical relics, ancient architecture works but also specific culinary culture of the South region. To serve and support tourists for searching information and exploring the beauty of Ho Chi Minh City, Tourism Information Technology Centre has just…
HCM City develops smart tourism in Industry 4.0
Ho Chi Minh City has strived to tap into its tourism development potential, with the support of digital technology, as the city is Viet Nam’s leading tourism hub and an attractive destination for international friends.  
Ninh Thuan seeks ways to develop tourism
Strategies to promote tourism in the south-central coastal province of Ninh Thuan, including more incentive for investment to make it a friendlier and more exciting place to visit, were discussed at the Ninh Thuan Tourism Promotion 2018 conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 7.