Local car importers are trying to continue business in the face of Circular 20/2011/TT-BCT restricting car imports. Most recently, Kars Haiphong International Company Limited, a wholly foreign owned subsidiary of Kars Motor Group in Vietnam, sent to Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) a record… [Read more]
HCMC – Haiphong-based Hoang Huy Financial Services Investment JS Co. on Thursday signed a comprehensive investment and cooperation agreement with China’s Dongfeng Motor Co., Ltd in HCMC to assemble Chinese-branded trucks in Vietnam.
The local company will become the sole partner in Vietnam of the Chinese vehicle manufacturer, and is… [Read more]
(VOV) – An AEON Mall, constructed at a cost of US$95 million on 6ha near the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) in Binh Duong, was officially inaugurated on November 1.
With hundreds of specialty stores, boutiques, entertainment sites, restaurants and retail outlets anchoring the complex, the marvel is expected to attract 30,000… [Read more]
The inauguration of Vinpearl Phu Quoc
NDO – Property developer Vingroup officially opened Vinpearl Phu Quoc, a five-star resort complex in Phu Quoc island on November 1 after more than ten months of construction.
Following its inauguration, the resort welcomed visitors on four charter flights from Russia, China and the… [Read more]
Ho Chi Minh City has announced a major fireworks display on the New Year’s Eve with four tons of fireworks to be imported from France and China.
A firework display in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Diep Duc Minh.
The performance will last for 15 minutes from midnight with fireworks… [Read more]
The Covent Garden Soloists Orchestra.
The Covent Garden Soloists Orchestra from London’s world renowned Royal Opera House will perform in Ho Chi Minh City for the 25th edition of Toyota Classics concert series.
The concert will be held in the Municipal Theater of Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon Opera… [Read more]
An international guitar festival will be held for the first time at the Conservatory of Ho Chi Minh City from November 12 – 16, organizers said.
US guitarist Paul Cesarczyk will join the Saigon International Guitar Festival from November 12-16. Photo provided.
The Saigon International Guitar Festival 2014 will feature… [Read more]
VietNamNet Bridge – More and more large parks worth hundreds of billions of dong have been established in HCM City, attracting droves of childrens and their parents.
Lam, a six-year old boy, counts down every day to the weekend because his mother usually promises to bring him… [Read more]
The Hanoitimes – A wide range of photos selected from over 4,400 entries to the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2014 were on display at an exhibition held in Nha Trang city by Vietnam Heritage Magazine on October 30.
This is a part of exhibitions in 16 provinces and cities… [Read more]
The Hanoitimes – On October 31, an exhibition on Ha Long Bay and other World Cultural Heritage sites in Vietnam were introduced to the public at Quang Ninh museum, Ha Long city.
The exhibits include the 90 best photos of Ha Long Bay and 8 prize-winning souvenir designs featuring the… [Read more]
A performance at the concert’s press conference
NDO – The Toyota Classics Concert 2014 will be organised at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on November 18, announced Toyota Vietnam.
The concert will feature the Covent Garden Soloists Orchestra from London’s world-renowned Royal Opera House under the… [Read more]
Halloween, originated from Western countries, has been strongly embraced by people in Vietnam, especially young people, in recent years.
In Halloween costumes, with devils and ghosts the… [Read more]
The Hanoitimes – On the occassion of 20 years of Ha Long Bay listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO, a showroom of traditional Vietnamese hand embroidered pictures took place in Ha Long city on October 29.
After the opening ceremony, the show will be available from 8 am… [Read more]
18+Adult films are planned to be on show at 23:00pm three days a week — on… [Read more]
The lobby of the Liberty Central Saigon Citypoint – PHOTO: COURTESY OF SAIGON TOURIST
Inaugurated in late August this year, the four-star hotel at the corner of Le Loi Boulevard and Pasteur… [Read more]
A 22-person group led by Vietnamese-American venture capitalist Henry Nguyen unveiled Thursday their franchise ownership of a new football (soccer) team to compete in the Major League Soccer (MLS) starting in 2017.
The awarding of a new team to the ownership group marked the beginning… [Read more]
The group includes BEC-Tero, an entertainment conglomerate which runs television Channel 3 and radio stations in… [Read more]