Girls and boys on the catwalk at the Asian Kids Fashion Week 2019 in HCM City last year. — Photo courtesy of the producer HCM CITY — Children aged 5 to 13 are encouraged to participate in Model Kid Việt Nam 2019, which was launched in HCM City last weekend. Organised by the MultiMedia JSC and its partners, the competition aims to discover child models for careers at home and abroad. It encourages children to demonstrate their modelling abilities and gives them an opportunity to work as professionals in the future. Organisers hope that garment producers and designers will pay more attention to boosting the country's fashion industry. Contestants will be judged on their appearance in both modern and traditional costumes. During the final, poise and style of presentation will be the decisive factors in determining the winners. Organisers will select 10 finalists. The top girl, top boy and first … [Read more...] about Model Kid Việt Nam 2019 contest promotes children’s clothing
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Children all over Việt Nam are out of school and excited about the summer holiday. How are they going to spend their free time? Phương Mai, San Hà and Ngọc Diệp talk to kids and their parents. Huỳnh Phong Sơn, a 12-year-old student from HCM City’s Hóc Môn District, says his parents want him to spend time on physical activities this summer. But that’s not all. He’s taking English and singing classes as well. “I play football with my neighbours every afternoon, and I swim with my cousins and friends on the weekends,” Sơn says. Though his family plans to travel this summer, he prefers to take part in summer camps and activities at cultural houses. “I can meet new friends and learn new things through fun activities.” To meet children’s needs, cultural houses, theatres and amusement parks in the city are preparing many kinds of programmes to welcome Children’s Day on … [Read more...] about What do kids want to do this summer?