Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is the largest economic and cultural center of Viet Nam, an important transportation junction of Southeast Asia. The city is well-known for its dynamism, modernity, youngentrepreneurship and start-up spirit, a place where different cultural flows meet.

This year, APEC delegates will gather in Ho Chi Minh City for the Third Senior Officials' Meeting and Related Meetings (SOM 3) from 15 - 30 August and Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting (SMEMM) from 11 - 15 September.

Location

South Viet Nam

Area

2095.6 km2

Population

8,224,000

Temperature

28°C on average

Places of interest

Independence Palace, City Post Office, Nguyen Hue walking street, Saigon Notre Dame Basilica, Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Opera House, Nha Rong Wharf, Cu Chi Tunnel, Can Gio Mangrove, Thu Duc Stork Garden   

Advantages

Important national and regional trading point; Services and Consumer goods.

 

More info: http://www.VietNamtourism.com/en/index.php/tourism/items/72