Dong Phuong Group opened their new wedding and convention centre, The Adora Grandview, last month at 421, Ngo Gia Tu, Ward 9, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City.
The Adora Grandview is an awe-inspiring, stately building – a white castle which seems to float on its own oasis in the middle of bustling District 5. Its seven banquet halls are each named after gemstones: Opal, Crystal, Pearl, Ruby, Amber, Diamond and Sapphire. The halls have floor areas of between 726 to 1,000 square metres and can accommodate between 500-1,000 people.
Dong Phuong Group also operates another Adora centre in Ward 3, Go Vap district. In December this year it will launch the Adora Premium in Phu My Hung New Urban Area in District 7, bringing the total number of its centres to seven.
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National focus (24-10-2009) Dong Luc Group provide uniforms at AIG Sports equipment manufacturer Dong Luc Group will be outfitting all Vietnamese athletes competing in the third Asian Indoor Games (AIG) to be hosted by the country between October 30 and November 8. As part of a five-year agreement signed between the group and the Viet Nam Olympic Committee, Dong Luc group will be the exclusive uniform provider of the Viet Nam sports delegation, worth a total sum of VND10 billion (US$556,000). Viet Nam's 506-member squad will hold a pre-games ceremony in Ha Noi tomorrow. Binh Duong lose 0-3 at AFC…... [read more]
Photo: baobinhduong Schenker Vietnam Company, a subsidiary of Germany’s DB Schenker Corporation, on March 17 th, opened a logistics centre in Song Than Industrial Zone I in Binh Duong. The US$ 6 million centre, covering an area of 10,000m2, is expected to supply essential services to export-import and logistics business sectors, especially high-tech companies in Binh Duong and Ho Chi Minh City. The project is a joint venture between Schenker Vietnam and a Vietnamese partner, Gemadept Company. DB Schenker is a German Group specializing in supplying transport services via air, on sea and land. Its annual revenue is US$ 18…... [read more]
Hoang Yen buffet restaurant to open at Saigon Centre The Saigon Times Daily A Hoang Yen Buffet Premier restaurant will be inaugurated on Level 5 of the newly-refurbished Saigon Centre at 65 Le Loi Street in downtown HCMC on July 30, with lots of promotions for diners. The restaurant will dish up over 80 dishes for guests to choose at its open kitchen, including sashimi, pizza, pasta station, carving station, and live seafood counter consisting of New Zealand’s mussel and oyster, Japan’s abalone, and Norway’s salmon. During its opening month, the restaurant will offer many promotions of Canada’s lobster, and…... [read more]
French group opens cement plant (26-07-2006) HCM CITY — French-based Lafarge has opened its first cement plant in Viet Nam in the southern province of Dong Nai. The group, which has been in Viet Nam since 2001, operates four concrete plants with a total capacity of 400,000 cubic metres. During a press meeting in HCM City yesterday, the executive vice president of Lafarge group, Guillaume Roux, said the project would help strengthen the company's manufacturing presence in Southeast Asia. He said the Vietnamese cement market was expected to reach 30 million tonnes in 2006. The average annual growth rate was…... [read more]
Schools must open vocational guidance centres for students (18-12-2008) The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) now requires universities to provide career guidance. Department of Student Affairs director Phung Khac Binh, spoke with Nguoi Lao Dong (The Labourer) newspaper. Previously, only high-schools and vocational training schools implemented career guidance for students. Why did the MoET ask universities and colleges to start this guidance programme? We cannot think of career guidance as solely a way to give advice to students about which vocational school to enter after graduating secondary school or which university to enter after graduating high-school. Presently, universities and…... [read more]
Travellers Notes (07-11-2008) Novotel group opens new hotel in Nha Trang The Accor group's Novotel Nha Trang, located at 50 Tran Phu Boulevard, is ready to welcome guests for the forthcoming Christmas, New Year and Tet holidays when it opens in mid-November. The hotel has 154 well-equipped rooms with balconies offering panoramic views of Nha Trang Beach, leisure facilities like Vous Spa, fitness centre, the Square Restaurant, and a meeting room for 200 people. It also has separate facilities for children. Khmer celebrate moon worship festival An annual Khmer festival, Ok Om Bok, is being observed until November 6-12 in…... [read more]
VietNamNet Bridge - Denmark opened a new Visa Application Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on September 3 in an effort to strengthen exchanges with Vietnam, according to a press release. All applications for short-term Schengen visas to Denmark, Iceland and Lithuania as well as to Greenland and the Faroe Islands should be submitted at this centre. People who want to apply for work and residence permits to Denmark should also submit their applications at the centre. The opening of the centre will facilitate a smoother process for applicants as it offers longer opening hours and no appointment is needed.…... [read more]
In the morning of January 25th, Dong Nai province opened newspaper exhibition at the provincial library. Attending at opening ceremony were Mr. Duong Thanh Tan, Head of the Committee for propaganda and training of the provincial Party Committee; Mr. Nguyen Thanh Chi, member of provincial Party Committee and Director of provincial Department of Culture and Information; Mr. Mai Song Be, Director of Dong Nai Radio and Television Station; and representatives of agencies and mass media in the province as well as neighboring provinces. The exhibition consists of over 500 publications of newspapers and journals in the country. The Department of…... [read more]
February 1st, 2015 will see 2 KTM events: the opening of KTM Vuon Xoai - Dong Nai and the opening ceremony of KTM Stunt Show featuring one of the world's best stunter - Rok Bagoros. The opening of KTM Dong Nai will take place simultaneously with the opening ceremony of KTM Stunt Show and the ceremony to award Dong Nai's traffic police with KTM vehicles. In particular, KTM Stunt Show will feature the most exciting stunts carried out by the most excellent stunter in the world, including Rok Bagoros. Rok Bagoros was born on the 16th of January, 1989 in…... [read more]