Many visitors come to Green Farm Festival which is organised in Phu My Hung City Centre in District 7 of HCM City. The festival is orgniased by Phu My Hung City Centre every year Thousands people are expected to attend the annual Green Farm Festival organised by Phu My Hung Development Corporation this weekend (August 24-25). This is for the fourth year the festival, meant to raise awareness about living in harmony with the environment among people living in HCM City, is being organised. “Song Xanh – Song Khoe”, or live green-live healthy, will be held from 8am to 8pm on both days at the Crescent Lake area next to Crescent Mall in the Phu My Hung City Centre in District 7. The Phu My Hung Development Corporation said the event is one of many programmes they organise every year to provide their residents a better life so that they can together improve living standards in Phu My Hung City Centre. The company also said it expected the Green Farm Festival to inspire a … [Read more...] about Phu My Hung City Centre set for annual Green Farm Festival
Kid friendly events this weekend
Children all over Việt Nam are out of school and excited about the summer holiday. How are they going to spend their free time? Phương Mai, San Hà and Ngọc Diệp talk to kids and their parents. Huỳnh Phong Sơn, a 12-year-old student from HCM City’s Hóc Môn District, says his parents want him to spend time on physical activities this summer. But that’s not all. He’s taking English and singing classes as well. “I play football with my neighbours every afternoon, and I swim with my cousins and friends on the weekends,” Sơn says. Though his family plans to travel this summer, he prefers to take part in summer camps and activities at cultural houses. “I can meet new friends and learn new things through fun activities.” To meet children’s needs, cultural houses, theatres and amusement parks in the city are preparing many kinds of programmes to welcome Children’s Day on … [Read more...] about What do kids want to do this summer?
Expats and locals in Ho Chi Minh City celebrated Australia Day last weekend with classic Aussie dishes, music, and sports games. Consul General Julianne Cowley posing with a kangaroo mascot at Australia Day 2019 The annual community event is held by the Australian Consulate-General to celebrate Australia Day on January 26. Hundreds of guests enjoyed signature dishes from the country Down Under, while young children took part in interactive sports and games, such as cricket, soccer, Australian Football, zorb ball, and a slip & slide. Adults and kids competed in fun games There was also live entertainment, a bouncy castle, face-painting, do-it-yourself lamingtons, and a competition for the most patriotic outfits. The jumping castle was a hit during Australia Day celebrations “The Australia Day community event is very important for the Australian community in Vietnam, because it's a chance for everyone to get together, enjoy good food, and … [Read more...] about Australia Day in Ho Chi Minh City honours families, friends, and food
Phan Văn Đức vies for a ball against Muhammad Akram Mahinan of Malaysia in the first leg of the semi-final on December 11. — VNS Photo Hoàng Linh Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Though Phan Văn Đức only received a last-minute call-up to the national U23 side and wasn’t a first choice of his head coach at the start of this year, the striker has proven a key player for a national team on the cusp of silverware in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup this weekend. Đức has been a star man for the unbeaten team, with two goals and assists in the tournament. The Nghệ An Province-born striker notched both the assists in the 2-2 draw in the first leg of the final away to Malaysia. The 22-year-old has had a long journey to where he stands today. Like many kids, Đức fell in love with football and dreamed of one day playing for the national team. He was picked for the Yên Thành District … [Read more...] about Humble Đức plays a key role in Việt Nam’s success
Christmas decorations at the Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers - Photo: Courtesy of Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers In the spirit of joyfulness, the Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers organized a Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 30, turning its lobby into a “Winter Wonderland” with glittering lights, seasonal decorations of red and gold themed colors, a life-sized Christmas train and carriage with gingerbread house, and especially a magnificent Christmas tree. This annual event was to give thanks to the hotel guests, business partners and media friends who have supported the hotel over the year. The hotel also welcomed 90 kids from SOS Children’s Village Go Vap to enjoy the Christmas festivities together with the hotel management and associates. There was a range of excited activities, fun games and a fabulous dinner buffet with mouth-watering dishes specially prepared and served to the kids by associates … [Read more...] about Hotels in HCMC kick off festive season with many attractive programs