Thursday, 11 December 2008 12:53

Caravelle Hotel Explosion

On the evening of Saturday Dec. 6, there was a gas explosion in the car park driveway of the Caravelle hotel. The impact led to the surrounding area being cordoned off.


Thursday, 11 December 2008 12:57

Christmas Turkey & Ham

For anyone intending to cook this Christmas, The Butchery are selling a special selection of festive season meats.


Saturday, 03 January 2009 05:56

Vietnam Bags Gold

Supporters in Ho Chi Minh City take to the streets


Vietnam won the 2008 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup in dramatic fashion at Hanoi’s My Dinh Stadium on Sunday night, the country’s first victory in a regional championship in 49 years.


Monday, 05 January 2009 03:54

Hanoi’s Millenium Anniversary

As part of the celebrations to mark 1,000 years since the founding of Hanoi, in October Vietnam will compete in a four-team friendly football tournament with AC Milan, Japan and South Korea


Sunday, 04 January 2009 14:55

Personal Income Tax



Despite suggestions to the contrary and scrutiny by a buoyant local media, on Jan. 1 the new personal income tax law will take effect.


Monday, 05 January 2009 03:58

USA Books

Recently opened on Pham Viet Chanh, USA Books pays homage to the old entertainment medium of the book by offering a new space to read, chill out and (coming soon) drink coffee.


Monday, 05 January 2009 04:00

Megastar CT Plaza

The Megastar cinema chain has opened its second theatre in Saigon at the Parkson Plaza Tan Son Nhat, just by the airport.


Monday, 05 January 2009 04:04

Commonwealth Bank

For 2009, Commonwealth Bank is connecting to more than 400 ATMs across Vietnam.


Monday, 05 January 2009 04:07


Kindermusik is the world’s premier American early childhood music and movement program for children from newborn to 7 years old.


Monday, 05 January 2009 04:10

Porsche Drives into Town

Prestige Sports Cars officially opened their Porsche Centre Saigon last month in Phu My Hung.


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