Upon their visit to the Vietnamese stand, visitors could learn more about the nation, with many guests keen to taste some local delicacies, such as Nem, a type of spring roll, Bun Cha, a delicious dish containing noodle soup, and Che, sweet soup. … [Read more...] about Australian festival provides platform to showcase Vietnamese culture
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Hanoi (VNA) – The 7th Japan – Vietnam Festival has been postponed due to fears over the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which is spreading around the world, according to Special Advisor to the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance Tsutomu Takebe. Because of the complex development of the epidemic, Japan has decided to delay the event in Ho Chi Minh City slated for last weekend in Ho Chi Minh City, Takebe told Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien in their meeting in Hanoi on February 24. It will be rescheduled around mid-year or year-end, depending on the situation at that time, he said, noting that he is impressed with the Vietnamese government’s rapid response to the epidemic. The rescheduled festival will be held on a larger scale, featuring an event hosted by the Japan Business Association promoting dialogue for peace between Vietnam and Japan, he added. Minister Thien, for his part, briefed his guest on … [Read more...] about 7th Japan-Vietnam Festival postponed over COVID-19 fears
"The truth is, and please trust me I am OK and safe now, I was raped and drugged and held captive over some days. Of course I survived. The recovery took time. There's no light way to say it. But I can tell you in the last decade, the thousands and thousands of days I committed to wanting to feel the sunshine in my heart again, the sun does now shine." … [Read more...] about Singer Duffy ‘drugged, raped and held captive’
Recent figures by the Vietnam E-commerce Association show that global OTAs such as Agoda.com, Booking.com, Traveloka.com, and Expedia.com are holding 80 per cent of the nation’s market share. A large proportion of international visitors use services provided by foreign OTAs. Many local visitors have also used services provided by foreign OTAs. … [Read more...] about An internet economy: a golden treasure trove?
This expected growth of Vietnam's middle class is set to increase demand for housing especially in key cities with high-growth economies such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, which offer better employment opportunities, a higher standard of living, better educational facilities and infrastructure. As at end 2019, the estimated total supply of completed apartments in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi was approximately 202,000 units and 224,000 units respectively equating to the rate of 17 apartments per 1,000 people. Given the demand-supply imbalance, most residential projects launched in the past few years have seen strong demand and sales. … [Read more...] about APAC Realty Eyes Asia’s Top Property Hotspot with Strategic Investment in ERA Vietnam