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Food street – a new direction for Viet Tri tourism development

Friday, 2019-08-30 18:58:34
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PTO - On April 12th 2018, Viet Tri city has launched the first food street at Nguyen Du street in Nong Trang ward. After over a year of operation, the food street has received positive support from the local people, contributing to the socio-economic development of the city.

From 106 initial businesses, the food street now has gathered 136 business households, including 87 catering businesses. Thanks to the stable number of customers, the business efficiency of these households has highly increased, the number of households participating in service business activities has increased. It was estimated that after one year, 41 more households joined in the business at this food street.


Nguyen Du food street has a great attraction for tourists inside and outside the province.

Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Anh - Chairman of Nong Trang ward People's Committee said: The achieved effect of the food street at the social aspect was shown quite clearly, the landscape, environment at this area has been improved, infrastructure has been raised, creating a great attraction for tourists inside and outside the province, especially for foreign visitors to attend the Hung Kings' death anniversary - Hung Temple Festival.

According to Mr. To Tien Dung - owner of Tien Vua fried fish restaurant: The restaurant business in Nguyen Du food street has are quite favorable thanks to the number of customers is crowded with the healthy symbiotic environment between business establishments. He also expected more food streets like this to encourage households to find new incomes from business activities.


Hung Quoc Vuong street is home of many beautiful restaurants and cafés. This will be the city's new food, walking and shopping street.

Ms. Nguyen Thu Hien - Head of Culture and Information Department of Viet Tri city shared: Implementing the City Tourism Development Plan for the period of 2018-2025, the city would continue to build two new food streets in wards of Tien Cat and Gia Cam with an aim to create new tourist products of the city, contributing to promoting business, ensuring social security, creating more jobs for people.

The launch of Nguyen Du food street is one of the initial creation for the development of the street in the coming time, creating favorable conditions for businesses, business households, actively contributing to the socio-economic development of the city. Besides, building and developing more food, walking and shopping streets in the future promise to create a new tourism product of the city, contributing to promoting business development, ensuring social security and create more jobs for people.

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