Unlike Hanoi, Saigon Has No Time For The Arts

“[One] might conclude that this expansive metropolis, which is experiencing dramatic growth and is quickly turning into a major Asian business center, is a city of culture. It isn’t. … [The] arts are such a hard sell in a city where the old Saigon is being pushed aside by tall modern buildings, fancy shops and hordes of international hustlers looking to make a killing.”