MUSIC & PERFORMANCES Hanoi-Piano Recital: Kim Barbier Sep 14, 8 pm L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street Melodious, percussive, polyphonic, the piano is the instrument that embraces almost everything possible. Kim Barbier, a French pianist of Vietnamese origin, offers a special music night to the audience of L’Espace with the sound of the piano. Whether it is a folk song, a lieder or an opera, all the composers’ aim is to make the piano “sing” the most beautiful melodies. Ticket price: 210 000 VND Ticket price for members: 130 000 VND Ticket price for students: 100 000 VND Discounted price applicable until 13 Sep 2019 Tickets are available at L’Espace (Mon to Thu: 8.30 am – 7 pm / Fri: 8.30 am – 6 pm and 6.30 – 8 pm / Sat: 9 am – 7 pm) Get your ticket online here Hanoi-Subscription Concert Vol. 124 Sep 12, 8 pm Hanoi- ‘Lang Toi’ (My Village) by Lune Production Sep 15, 6pm, Vietnam … [Read more...] about What’s on September 8-15 (Daily updated)
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The International Day of Yoga (IDY) 2018 attracted the participation of nearly 1,000 yoga practisers. — Photo hanoimoi.com HÀ NỘI — Nearly 1,000 people will practice yoga together to mark the International Day of Yoga (IDY) on June 22 in Hà Nội. Under the theme Climate Action, the one-hour programme will commence from 5.30pm at Quần Ngựa Sports Complex, which will include the performance of Yoga Protocol by Vietnamese and foreign yoga lovers living in Hà Nội. Registration and additional information are available at the Embassy website http://iyogadayvietnam.org (English website) and Facebook www.facebook.com/IndiaInVietnam or https://www.facebook.com/IndianCultureInVietnam. "The event is organised annually in Việt Nam and received much attention and interest from the people," said Rajesh Uike, Deputy Chief of Mission of the embassy. "It once again affirms the similarities in culture and people … [Read more...] about Fifth International Day of Yoga to kick off
Vietnam has become a magnet for foreign direct investment (FDI). FDI inflows to Vietnam stood at $2.4 billion in 2006, or 0.2 per cent of the global FDI flows. This has grown to $14.1 billion and 1 per cent in 2017. This share is set to rise further as more multinationals seek to set up manufacturing production in the country. In the first four months of this year, there have been 1,082 new projects that were granted investment certificates, with the total registered investment capital amounting to $5.34 billion, a 50 per cent increase from the same period last year. What attracts foreign investors to Vietnam are its political stability, a welcoming policy environment, skilled and competitive labour force, and access to the global market place with the country securing free trade agreements which will cover 60 per cent of the world’s GDP. The benefits of FDI to the Vietnamese economy are evident in the strong GDP growth performance, the rapid rise in the country’s total … [Read more...] about What’s needed to shift towards higher quality investment?
Sandrine Llouquet to hold fifth solo exhibition at Galerie QuynhThe Saigon Times Daily “Chapter 4: Days and Nights of Revolving Joy” is Sandrine Llouquet’s fifth solo exhibition in Vietnam - PHOTO: COURTESY OF THE ORGANIZER HCMC - French artist Sandrine Llouquet will hold her fifth solo exhibition titled “Chapter 4: Days and Nights of Revolving Joy” at Galerie Quynh in District 1 of HCMC from February 21 to April 6. Borrowing a line from “The Four Zoas”, an unfinished book of mythic poems by William Blake, the exhibition’s title reflects the artist’s continuous and elaborate journey of learning and discovering new things. The exhibition introduces Sandrine Llouquet’s latest works incorporating ceramics, installation, and video that delve into ideas of identity and division, recurrent themes in her practice. The artworks are inspired by Llouquet’s recent trips to Spain’s Lisbon and Vietnam’s Hue, … [Read more...] about Sandrine Llouquet to hold fifth solo exhibition at Galerie Quynh
MUSIC & PERFORMANCES Hanoi-JF Garage Concert 19: The Harmony of Tradition Jan 13, 3 PM, Japan Foundation Centre for Cultural Exchange in Vietnam, 27 Quang Trung street A concert featuring traditional Japanese instruments – Shakuhachi (a type of flute made of bamboo) and Shamisen (a three-stringed instrument) through performances of two Japanese artists Kimihiro Kitamura and KIJU Free tickets distributed at The Japan Foundation. Opening hours: 09:00 – 18:00 (Sundays closed) Hanoi-”Half-Animal” Synthesizer Jan 12, 8 – 10 pm : https://www.facebook.com/HeritageSpace/ Hanoi- Vietnam Junior Ballet Gala: “Sleeping Beauty” Jan 13, 7.30 – 10 pm, Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien street, Hoan Kiem district A special art event on the threshold of the New Year, gathering nearly 130 kid dancers and 300 kid models. All ballet costumes will be completely new designs according to the ballet … [Read more...] about What’s on January 7-13 (Daily updated)