Hochiminh city general information:
Population of Vietnam: 90millions
Total area: 330,991,000sq.km
Saigon-HCM city Area: 2 090 sq. km
Population: about 9millions
Districts: 1 to 12, Tan Binh, Binh Thanh, Phu Nhuan, Thu Duc, Go Vap; six rural districts: Nha Be, Can Gio, Hoc Mon, Cu Chi, Binh Chanh
The climate is generally hot and humid. The temperature isfrom 180c (Nov to Jan) and 370c (April to June).The hottest month is April and the coldest is December.
Two main seasons: rainy and dry seasons.
Rainy season: from June to December
Dry season: from January to May
Office hours: Government offices are open from 8.00 a.m. to 17.00 p.m (aone-hour lunch break) from Monday to Friday.
Banks: Banks are open from 7:30 or 8:00 a.m. to 15:30p.m. Banks are closed onSaturday (local banks are still working in Saturday morning) andSundays.
Shops are open from 8:00 or 8:30 a.m. to 21:00 or 22:00 p.m (includingSaturdays and Sundays)
Public Holidays: Saturday and Sunday are holidays. There are also 8 otherholidays in a year
Vietnam Lunar New Year (Tet Nguyen Dan) : four day holiday. January 1 (NewYear's Day): one day holiday. April 30 (Saigon Liberation Day): one dayholiday. May 1 (International Labour Day): one day holiday. September 2(National Day, Vietnam day): one day holiday.
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