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“Virtual marriages” – a new trend for teens

February 27, 2011
“Virtual marriages” – a new trend for teens

LookAtVietnam – To prove their everlasting love, many teen couples have acquired “virtual marriage certificates”. A very hot topic on Pro9x online forum for people who were born in the 1990s is “Center for Marriage Registration”. This topic has lured a lot of members, with the following advertisement: “There are many couples in our forum [...]

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The Russian Market – a new venue for shoppers

October 13, 2010
The Russian Market – a new venue for shoppers

Mention shopping, and people living in HCMC usually think of Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Square or other department stores such as Diamond Plaza, Parkson . . .

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The Russian Market – a new venue for shoppers

March 22, 2010
The Russian Market – a new venue for shoppers

Mention shopping, and people living in HCMC usually think of Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Square or other department stores such as Diamond Plaza, Parkson . . .  The Russian Market in HCM City’s District 1.The market’s predecessor was opened in 1991 in the Saigon Tax Trade Center. It was called the Russian Market because many [...]

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Once tasting coconut wine in HCMC

December 20, 2009
Once tasting coconut wine in HCMC

LookAtVietnam – When the sunset comes, young people gather at Le Thi Rieng Park in HCMC’s District 10 to meet, to talk and to enjoy coconut wine.  Ben Tre coconut wine.Coconut wine is made from dried coconut fruit when the coconut shell becomes hard and the inner soft part becomes thin and hard too. Makers [...]

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Food promotions for Vietnam Teachers’ Day

November 18, 2009
Food promotions for Vietnam Teachers’ Day

On the occasion of Vietnam Teachers’ Day, November 20, some restaurants and hotels in HCMC of Saigontourist Holding Company are offering food promotion programs. Chef of Can Gio Restaurant serves food. — Photo: Courtesy of Saigontourist.A lunch buffet called Thankful to Teachers will be on at Lion Restaurant on November 20. The buffet includes 45 [...]

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New culinary and entertainment programs for children

May 27, 2009
New culinary and entertainment programs for children

LookAtVietnam – Hotels, restaurants and tourist sites in HCMC are preparing culinary and entertainment programs to serve little revelers on International Children’s Day on June 1. Golden Palace Restaurant will prepare an Oriental seafood buffet party with more than 45 seafood dishes together with many traditional Japanese, Korean, Thai and Chinese and Vietnam dishes. Children [...]

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Promotions offered at Majestic Saigon and Palace Saigon

May 18, 2009
Promotions offered at Majestic Saigon and Palace Saigon

LookAtVietnam – Majestic Saigon and Palace Saigon, two of the largest hotels in HCMC, are running promotions with many choices for domestic and foreign customers.  A view of Palace Hotel Saigon.The five-star Majestic Hotel Saigon, overlooking the Saigon River in the heart of the city, is featuring a “Business Summer Package” at US$175++ per single [...]

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Phan Thiet to have more deluxe resorts

May 8, 2009
Phan Thiet to have more deluxe resorts

LookAtVietnam – Phan Thiet, famous for its stunning beaches, sand hills and seafood, is also known as the city of resorts with many deluxe resorts, restaurants and entertainment areas such as Blue Ocean Resort, Nam Chau Resort, Phu Hai Resort, A view of Mui Ne Hot Mineral Mud Center in Phan Thiet City.The number of [...]

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Lion Restaurant to launch beer buffet

May 8, 2009
Lion Restaurant to launch beer buffet

LookAtVietnam – The Lion Restaurant in HCMC will launch a weekly beer buffet for German beer enthusiasts. Square One Restaurant, on the mezzanine of the Park Hyatt Saigon, is offering a special Mother’s Day.Square One Restaurant, on the mezzanine of the Park Hyatt Saigon, is offering a special Mother’s Day menu available for lunch and [...]

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New entertainment venue opens in town

May 8, 2009
New entertainment venue opens in town

LookAtVietnam – HCMC, the largest city in Vietnam, is attracting more and more tourists everyday, so entertainment services are in great demand. Que Huong – Liberty 1 Hotel opened the Enzo KTV & Bar on Wednesday for local and foreign tourists to meet this demand.  A view of Enzo KTV & Bar.Que Huong – Liberty [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...