Hoi An ancient town in the central province of Quang Nam started
offering free wireless internet (wifi) access at the beginning of the Lunar New
Year, becoming the first city in Asia to provide such service.
The free wifi service now covers three ancient wards of Minh An, Cam Pho and Son
Phong, meeting the demand for information search of the local residents and
In the coming time, Hoi An plans to expand the service to its other key wards.
Hoi An was recognised by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage in 1999. The
ancient town is among Asia’s top 25 tourist destinations.