Thousands of people in many districts and Thu Duc City, Ho Chi Minh City and foreign tourists gathered at Nguyen Hue walking street in District 1 last night to enjoy music trumpet performances and a parade of the People's Public Security’s Ceremonial Squadron under the Mobile Police Command, Ministry of Public Security.
The flash mob performance with participation of 3,000 children taking place at Nguyen Hue Walking Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City on August 8 set the Vietnamese record recognized by Vietnam Records Organization (Vietkings) with the most children participating in a flash mob performance.
Saigontourist Group, which was assigned by the Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee to organize Nguyen Hue Flower Street 2022, informed that the flower street would be under construction for 16 days, starting from January 13 to January 29, 2022.
The photographs posted on social media on October 13 showing some stone statues of elephant on Nguyen Hue walking street in HCMC’s District 1 are fake news, announced Chairman of the People’s Committee of District 1 Le Duc Thanh.
The tendency in opening more walking streets aims to meet the demand of social reality. However it should be considered cautiously to ensure its operational and maintenance activities, and create long-standing distinct cultural characteristics, said Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Culture and Sport, Nguyen Thi Thanh Thuy.