SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 18 October 2019 - Yankee Candle®, America's best-loved candle, celebrates its 50th anniversary and ten years in Singapore this year. Founded by Mike Kittredge in 1969, Yankee Candle® started from humble beginnings as a small retail shop in South Hadley, Massachusetts, after he successfully created a scented candle out of melted crayons for his mother's Christmas gift. Yankee Candle® has since become the world's most renowned brand of premium scented candles, sharing its passion for fragrance® by capturing the spirit of each season with its true-to-life scents. Since Yankee Candle® opened its first store in Singapore in 2009, the brand has warmed the hearts and homes of many Singaporeans with fragrances from different decades. Local favourites such as MidSummer's Night®, which has an intense cologne blend, debuted in the 1990s, while sweet vacation scents such as Pink SandsTM and Bahama Breeze were … [Read more...] about Yankee Candle Celebrates 50 Years of Candle-Making and A ‘Scent-Evoking’ 10 Years in Singapore
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Several expats living in Vietnam have shared their stories about Christmas celebrations with Tuoi Tre News as the holiday nears. Kim Cheng, from San Diego, California, USA My husband and I have been living in Vietnam for over six years, and I've celebrated four memorable Christmases and New Year's holidays in Ho Chi Minh City. I remember my first Christmas in Vietnam. It was December 24, 2008 and Vietnam had just won the AFF Championship. Most of Le Duan Street and the area surrounding the Notre Dame Cathedral had thousands of motorbikes with fans cheering and waving Vietnamese flags. Then, just before midnight, there was a wave of silence. It was really cool to see a mass of people become so quiet that you could hear a pin drop. The weather in the city during December is similar to the weather in my hometown most of the year. This year, a small group of friends and I will have Christmas Eve dinner at Saffron restaurant. We're also doing a fun Secret Santa gift exchange. We have a … [Read more...] about That’s how they celebrate Christmas in Vietnam, how about you?
Sun Group enjoys major haul of honors at World Travel Awards Asia and World Luxury Hotels Awards 2019Enjoying a vacation at home with Halong MarinaInternational investors surge to Đà Nẵng’s real estateIMPRESSIVE 6.9 METRE HIGH CEILINGS AT THE MARQMobile World plans to change Vietnam fashion watches market Van Don International Airport Invested by Sun Group in Quang Ninh Province, Van Don International Airport has been named “Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019” at the World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania (WTA). It is the first airport in Vietnam to ever be honored at the World Travel Awards, which is often referred to as the Oscars of the travel industry. The prestigious gala ceremony took place on October 12, 2019 in Phu Quoc, Kien Giang, Vietnam and brought together hundreds of representatives from across the tourism and hospitality industry as well as tour operators and travel agencies from countries throughout Asia and Oceania. “To … [Read more...] about Van Don International Airport in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam named “Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019”
Indonesian archipelago plugged into successful road freight service spanning Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and ChinaDHL ASIACONNECT+ reduces costs and carbon emissions for businesses exporting to Kuala Lumpur, Penang and BangkokJAKARTA, INDONESIA - Media OutReach - October 16, 2019 - DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, today rolled out DHL ASIACONNECT+ in Indonesia. The new less-than-truckload (LTL) scheduled service connects Indonesia to DHL ASIACONNECT, DHL's highly successful road freight network across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and China. Source: DHL "Businesses moving goods out of Indonesia now have a strong viable alternative to traditional air and ocean freight. With DHL ASIACONNECT, we have a robust scheduled road network across Indonesia's key ASEAN trading markets. Adding Indonesia to the service portfolio gives customers a new option for multimodal freight service, which is up … [Read more...] about DHL Global Forwarding launches new multimodal service from Indonesia
Van Don International Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been named “Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019” at the World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania (WTA). (Photo: zing.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – Van Don International Airport in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been named “Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019” at the World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania (WTA), becoming the first Vietnamese airport to be honoured with this prestigious award. Glowing with pride, Director of Van Don International Airport Pham Ngoc Sau said that the ward affirms prestige, position and high-quality services of the airport, while serving as motivation for the staff to continue improving services and bringing customers the best airport experience. Van Don International Airport was developed to the tune of 7.463 trillion VND (323 million USD) in total investment by Sun Group. Construction on the airport started in 2015 on 288 hectares in Doan Ket commune, … [Read more...] about Van Don International Airport named as Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019