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Gift from the heart

Give twice this festive season by choosing special gifts crafted by disadvantaged artisans. Pauline Nguyen suggests Healing the Wounded Heart shop at 23 Vo Thi Sau, Hue City or workshop at 35 Ngo Thoi Nham, Hue City.

  • Free vocational training for Vietnam disadvantaged youth

    Starbucks Vietnam, the Asia Foundation and REACH have announced a one-year vocational training program to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.

  • FastSell going to launch in Myanmar

    Fastsell, the mobile marketplace app, (initially targeting release by the end of November) is expected to be soft-launched on 5 December 2016, immediately followed by a direct marketing campaign aimed at retailers who want to list their products for sale.

  • European home appliances brand Beko enters Vietnam

    Beko, a leading home appliances brand in Europe, with the fastest growth in the past seven years, brings to Vietnam the latest technologies from Europe: the NeoFrost and EverFresh+ for refrigerators. The international home appliance brand of Arçelik Group and a Global Premium Partner of FC Barcelona offers product lines that include major appliances, air conditioners and small appliances.

  • The art of watercolour

    With a shared passion for watercolour painting, eleven artists from the north to the south of Vietnam gathered to create the special exhibition ‘Homogeneity’ at Ho Chi Minh City’s Museum of Fine Arts from November 15-23, 2016.

  • Photo Talk 'Hầu Đồng: The Spirit Mediums of Viet Nam' by Tewfic

    Travel photographer Tewfic El-Sawy will fly all the way from New York City to Hanoi in November to introduce his latest photo book about the Vietnamese religion of Đạo Mẫu and its ritual, Hầu Đồng.

  • Bosch sponsors X-Line Advance at Vietnamese Traditional Music Festival 2016

    Truong Thinh Audio Solution, a Bosch Security Certified Partner (BSCP), has sponsored the Electro-Voice (EV) X-Line Advance system for Vietnamese Traditional Music Festival 2016 at the Cultural Center in Kien Giang province.

  • Yoga and meditation in the modern world

    Having spent six years practicing yoga and meditation, 26-year-old Milena Nguyen, instructor at yoga centre Soulful Garden, writes about the important role of mindful exercise and therapies in the modern world.

  • Behind the glamour

    ‘Beauty blogging’ is a recent trend to emerge in the world of social media. Three Vietnamese beauty bloggers talk about this form of blogging as well as the reality behind their on-screen glamour.

  • Bolstering the workforce

    Dong Thap province aims to provide professional training for tourism workers to help develop the country’s tourism industry, reports Huy Tu.

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