Besides its prestige that has been burnished over the last 25 years in Viet Nam, Phu My Hung Development Corporation also attracts many customers with its constant innovation. Every year this giant property developer brings to the market a number of projects, and they have all have been phenomenally successful: all units are sold within a short period of a sales event opening. Experts and customers said they are extremely impressed by what Phu My Hung does with its projects. Besides creating an ideal living environment, Phu My Hung also co-operates with leading designers around the world to create unique architectural features for each of its apartment towers. Two weeks ago the company launched a new project called Happy Residence Premier. The project has attracted many customers and has been hailed by experts for its location, unique design and amenities. Less than 500m far from the project are located local and foreign schools, including the Canadian International School, Japanese … [Read more...] about Happy Residence Premier: Be unique with the first-ever translucent pool
In addition to 22 teams from around Europe, pilots from the United States, Russia and Australia are taking part. — AFP PhotoViet Nam News TODI, Italy — Dozens of hot air balloons dot the skies over Italy’s central Umbria region as enthusiasts gather from around the world for two weeks of friendly competition. The event, which takes the colourful craft over the lush vineyards of Umbria’s Sagrantino valley, is the brainchild of Ralph Shaw, of dual Italian and British nationality. "We started off with just five balloons, and now this year we’ve reached our target of 90 balloons, and hopefully next year it will be 100," Shaw said. In addition to 22 teams from around Europe, pilots from the United States, Russia and Australia are taking part in the Sagrantino International Balloon Challenge Cup. "We have many flyable days in Italy, whereas in England for instance we may only have 20 days a year," Shaw said. "So everybody comes willingly to Italy because … [Read more...] about Hot air balloonists flock to central Italy for ‘free, happy’ time
People will witness a battle between the two strongest fireworks teams from Hong Kong (China) and Italy on the third night of Đà Nẵng International Fireworks Festival (DIFF 2018). The theme ‘Happy Bridge’ will not only be illustrated with fireworks in the sky, but also by an art show that promises to be impressive. Rivals The Vulcan, which enjoys its legendary fireworks party on Victoria Harbour (Hong Kong) every New Year, is considered a respectable name. At DIFF 2018, its top fireworks will be a major attraction on the third fireworks night, in keeping with the theme 'Happy Bridge'. Established in 1974, Vulcan has gained international fame with major international awards, such as the Champion of International Fireworks Performance Hannover, Germany – 2009, the Champion of International Firework Performance Championships in Blackpool, England, 2009, the second prize at the Oman Fireworks World Show – 2010 and the third prize in the Quebec … [Read more...] about Happy Bridge night champs: Hong Kong or Italy?
Hit songs today are "happier," more danceable and more likely to be sung by women than songs that fail to make it to the charts, a study into 30 years of musical evolution revealed Wednesday. But also it noted a somber trend: while people clearly prefer happy music, there is less and less of it. "More and more unhappy songs are being released each year," a research team from the University of California Irvine reported in the journal Royal Society Open Science. Overall, they found that "happiness" and "brightness" in music has declined, "while 'sadness' increased in the last 30 years or so." But hit tunes defy the trend, and tend to be "much" happier than unsuccessful ones - think of Pharrell Williams' "Happy." The findings of the study, which analyzed the "sound" characteristics of popular tracks but not their lyrics, echoed earlier research showing that "positive emotions" in music was dwindling, the team said. A previous study covering 1980-2007 found that music lyrics have become … [Read more...] about Happiness makes hit songs: study
The stock market has shown positive reactions to the disclosure of the government’s intention to slash the corporate income tax (CIT) from 20-22 percent to 15-17 percent. Investors happy about new cut in corporate income tax Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc made the announcement at a recent event, saying the move will help make Vietnam one of the most competitive economies in the region. However, details about the cut are still unclear. The HCM City Securities Company (HSC), in its latest report, commented that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) could be the first beneficiaries, recalling a series of ministries’ moves in the past. Phuc’s announcement coincides with information that the Ministry of Finance (MOF) in August 2017 suggested slashing the CIT rate to 15 percent for micro enterprises and 17 percent for SMEs. The draft decision on tax reduction compiled by MOF says that the preferential CIT rates of 15-17 percent will not be applied to businesses … [Read more...] about Investors happy about new cut in corporate income tax