This modern city used to be considered as the Pearl of the Orient by the French. The wide Saigon River, which takes a huge turn form the east of Saigon, links the city with the sea. Ho Chi Minh City with its essential French colonial character has enough to attract your attention. The city’s colonial villas, wide avenues and a lively café society remind you the days of French dominance. Over the past 10 years, Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City has experienced a spectacular change in its cityscape. The once low-rise landscape of the city’s central area, District 1, is now marked with shining skyscrapers including high-rise apartments, international hotels and companies. This bustling, vibrant, industrial hub of the nation is the biggest city of Vietnam as well. Saigon is also the cultural center and economic capital of the country. The city with its teeming metropolis mingled with the elegance of ancient culture, gives you a microcosmic view of the entire nation.
Look back to the past, Asian-Pacific International Conferences was successfully organized by the IAEAC on Pollutant Analysis and Control with 3 remarkable meetings: Singapore (1996), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (2003), Bangkok, Thailand (2005). Presently, it is a great honor and privilege for Vietnam to be the host of ISEAC 2017 conference in next year.