The Hanoitimes - Rising demand for homestay in Vietnam enables investors to consider investment portfolio. Unique homestay on trees in Hanoi Booming homestay service in Hanoi to serve flux of tourists Where you can stay in hot summer: Come two amazing homestays near Hanoi “Homestay” is not only the accommodation service Homestay is seeing rising demand in Vietnam and the way it flourishes largely generates investment from both domestic and foreign investors. Photo: North-vietnam.com Before taking a well-prepared process for the investment, let’s explore how magnetic this segment brings about. Homestay, which is a popular form of hospitality and lodging whereby visitors sleep at the residence of a local of the city to which they are traveling, has become an optional in the context that hotels have been less affected by online home-sharing platforms than expected. The situation becomes more trendable in Vietnam where … [Read more...] about How should investors prepare for homestay race in Vietnam?
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The Hanoitimes - Also at the show, F1 Vietnam Grand Prix announced the fares for next year’s racing. Rock with F1 racing demonstration in Hanoi tonight F1 CEO impressed with construction pace of Hanoi’s race track F1 helps Hanoi become hi-tech innovative city: British Amb. Audiences in Hanoi were amazed at striking performances by two Red Bull racers David Coulthard and Jake Dennis on Saturday evening in a show to promote the F1 Vietnam Grand Prix. A F1 car performed on the street of Hanoi in the kick-off event. Photo by Nguyen Khanh/Tuoitre. The kick-off event, held at the My Dinh National Stadium Hanoi, saw the first ever drive of F1 cars on a Hanoi street before the official race which is slated to start in April 2020 in the host city. At the event, Coulthard and Dennis behind the wheels performed some eye-catching performances including acceleration and drifts with the 1,000-horsepower F1 cars that impressed thousands of people gathered in the … [Read more...] about Spectators in Hanoi excited with F1 racing show
Record breaker: Artisan Nguyễn Bá Châu (left) and his son, Quý, are pictured with the bronze drum that broke the national record in April. Photo courtesy of Nguyễn Bá Châu Viet Nam News The traditional craft of bronze casting in Chè Đông Village, Thiệu Trung Commune in the central province of Thanh Hóa has been famous nationwide for sophisticated products that are highly valued in economy, history and culture. The craft has not only provided the locals with stable income but also great pride when, recently, it was recognised as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage. Hoa Mai and Lương Hương report. Good news has recently reached the locals of Chè Đông Village in the central province of Thanh Hóa: their traditional craft – bronze casting – has been recognised as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism … [Read more...] about Traditional bronze casting brings prosperity, pride
The act underlines a weighty challenge confronting his multi-ethnic, reformist coalition: race. When riots erupted at a Hindu temple outside the capital, Kuala Lumpur, last week, 93-year-old Mahathir Mohamad spared no effort to scotch speculation that tensions with Malays were to blame. Just a few days earlier, his government reversed its pledge to ratify a U.N. convention against racial discrimination following a backlash from groups who argued that it would dilute privileges Malays have enjoyed for decades. The two incidents illustrate the predicament confronting Mahathir as euphoria over the May election fades: curbing racial divisions, carrying out reform and reassuring Malays that affirmative-action policies favouring them in business, education and housing are not about to disappear. And Mahathir’s unlikely alliance - known as Pakatan Harapan, or Pact of Hope - has to do that without upsetting the delicate balance of its constituent parties. "The problem with Pakatan … [Read more...] about In ‘new Malaysia’, race continues to cast a long shadow
The Hanoitimes - There are a lot of great events you can enjoy in Hanoi this weekend, and here are the ones we recommend. OKIA Cinema – O Kia Yeu Thoi Chu OKIA Cinema – O Kia Yeu Thoi Chu. Screening of “LOVE” A funny, light-hearted entertainment romantic movie, a bit sappy yet super cute with Vicki Zhao alongside Shu Qi! Oh, romantic urban love stories with beautiful, charming, optimist, cheesy and modern characters. All create a perfect movie for a date night. And of course, fit for “forever alone” people for those flirting tips you’ll learn from this movie! This is a blockbuster in Taiwan and Mainland of China, the audience adored it like they once adored Love Actually, LOVE became a sensation for the whole year since its release. FAN FAVORITES: two funny, touching and full-of-love movies: Office Romance (Russia) and Emil of Lönneberga (Sweden) Screening of “EVERYONE SAYS I LOVE YOU" Funny, touching with a cast full … [Read more...] about Amazing events for this weekend in Hanoi: Rock with Deutschlandfest