Designer Do Trinh Hoai Nam (third from left) at the airport The event will commemorate the 30th anniversary of relations between ASEAN and the RoK. ASEAN Week 2019 will feature a variety of events, including the ASEAN-Korea Music Festival which will take place on June 14, the ASEAN Fashion Festival which will be held on June 15, and ASEAN Travel Talk on June 16. Hundreds of designs by representatives from 10 ASEAN member countries will be showcased on stage during the ASEAN Fashion Festival. GM_EN_PC_ARTICLE_Native_ads Designer Hoai Nam is set to debut his Ao Dai, a Vietnamese traditional long dress, collection which will feature hand-made embroidery patterns and silk materials during the festival. The unveiling is expected to leave a positive impression on viewers. GM_EN_PC_ARTICLE_Inpage_Banner Quang Tu, a famous stage director, and Thuy Tien, who finished among the Top 5 at Miss Vietnam 2018, are accompanying designer Hoai Nam to the festival. Hoai Nam has spent … [Read more...] about Designer Hoai Nam to represent Vietnam during ASEAN Week 2019
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Traveler's Guide Some weekend activities in town Hoang Phong Thursday, Nov 30, 2017,22:43 (GMT+7) Some weekend activities in townHoang Phong Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers will host a Christmas tree lighting ceremony to mark the start of the 2017 Christmas season this Friday - PHOTO: TAM VU Those having little time for a long weekend trip should check out the following destinations in HCMC for weekend entertainment. 168 Truong Van Bang Street, District 2 The Prisma Night Run, a competition in combination with music performance, sounds and visual effects, will make a comeback in HCMC’s District 2 this Saturday. Organized by Pulse Active, a HCMC-based professional organizer of renowned sport events such as HCMC Marathon, Le Fruit Off-Road Triathlon and Color Me Run. The organized told the Daily in an email that Dutch DJ/producer Quintino who was ranked 30th in the global top 100 DJs voted by DJMAG magazine and shot … [Read more...] about Some weekend activities in town
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?
The violinist will bring to audience Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No. 1 and Elgar’s Serenade for Strings togther with artists of the Ho Chi Minh City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO) under the baton of conductor, Meritorious Artist Tran Vuong Thach. Stephane Tran Ngoc was last seen in a performance at Ho Chi Minh City Opera House in July, 2017. He won hearts of music lovers with a deeply introspective piece by J.S. Bach, a manically extrovert piece by Paganini, the Antonio Vivaldi's most famous work “The Four Seasons” and “Distant Light” by Pēteris Vasks. Stephane Tran Ngoc was born in Paris. He graduated in violin and chamber music at the Paris National Superior Conservatory of Music when he was 15 years old. He later went to the United States being awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to study at Brooklyn College's Conservatory of Music where he graduated with a Master's Degree before pursuing a Professional Studies diploma and a … [Read more...] about Vietnamese-French violinist Stéphane Tran Ngoc to perform in HCMC
New hospital building delayed due to slow compensation for residents A design of the new facility for HCM City Hospital for Traumatology and Orthopaedics. Source http://www.medinet.hochiminhcity.gov.vn Slow compensation for residents affected by the construction project has delayed construction on a new facility for HCM City Hospital for Traumatology and Orthopaedics for six years. The project to build the new facility was approved by the Prime Minister in 2010. In 2011, investors designed to build a 5,000-square metre facility, which was later expanded to more than 7,000 square metres. HCM City People’s Committee has instructed the authorities of Bình Chánh District, where the new facility will be located, and investors to speed up the construction many times, but the project still has not yet been started. In 2016, for instance, the committee required that the project begin in December of that year and would be expected to be completed this year. According to the … [Read more...] about Social News 4/4 (Hourly Updated)