About 100 travel agencies in HCM City are taking part in the fourth tourism stimulus programme with nearly 200 discounted products.
Symbolic images of Hà Nội such as the Old Quarter with mossy roofed houses and the legendary Turtle Tower have been depicted on watch dials of a luxury Swiss watch brand.
Contemporary artist Bùi Thanh Tâm is displaying his collection of paintings inspired by folk paintings of the Kim Hoàng, Đông Hồ and Hàng Trống movements and religious works created by ethnic groups.
Cultural experts have hailed the áo dài, the traditional Vietnamese tunic, for the extent to which it honours the intangible values of humanity.
Many experts agree that the 20th-century building in downtown HCM City serving as the headquarters of the Sài Gòn Railway Company on 136 Hàm Nghi Street needs to be preserved. Two architects give their views about the need for preservation: