HCM City book street earns 877,000 USD Society

HCM City book street earns 877,000 USD

The HCM City Book Street on Nguyen Van Binh street in District 1 earned a turnover of 20 billion VND (877,000 USD) in the first six months of this year, according to the HCM City Book Street Company.
Tet book fairs rake in money Culture - Sports

Tet book fairs rake in money

Book streets and fairs held in cities and towns across Vietnam during the seven-day Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday from February 14 to 20 earned a total income of 6.4 billion VND (282,000 USD).
Book streets learn from HCM City Culture - Sports

Book streets learn from HCM City

There is a huge difference between the milling crowds in Ho Chi Minh City’s Book Street and the lack of people in the Hanoi equivalent in a short street simply called December 19.
Book streets should meet local needs Culture - Sports

Book streets should meet local needs

The success of HCM City’s Book Street has spurred interest in setting up similar pedestrianised areas in other cities, but experts say that careful consideration should be made before opening new book streets.