Venue

The 10th PACTRIMS Congress will take place at the InterContinental Asiana Saigon, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from 23 to 25 November, 2017. 

 

Visiting Ho Chi Minh City

In the core of the Mekong Delta, Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, is second the most important in Viet Nam after Ha Noi. It is not only a commercial center but also a scientific, technological, industrial and tourist center. The city is bathed by many rivers, arroyos and canals, the biggest river being the Saigon River. 

For more information, please refer to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (Vietnam).

 

Weather in Ho Chi Minh City

The climate is generally hot and humid. There are two distinctive seasons: the rainy season, from May to November, and the dry season, from December to April. The annual average temperature is 27°C. The hottest month is April and the lowest is December. It is warm all year.

 

Electricity

The standard voltage is 220 V. The standard frequency is 50 Hz.

The power sockets that are used are of type A / C / D.