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Saigontourist launches contests to mark 42nd birthday
Friday,  Sep 22,2017,21:42 (GMT+7)
Saigontourist Holding Company, the country’s leading tourism enterprise, has joined forces with Tuoi Tre Newspaper to launch writing, photo and video clip contests named “Savor Vietnam” in celebration of the holding company’s 42nd anniversary (August 1, 1975-2017).
U.S. consulate general calls for rhino protection
Friday,  Sep 22,2017,21:41 (GMT+7)
The U.S. Consulate General in HCMC on September 21 organized a public event in an effort to raise pubic awareness on the importance of combating illegal trade of wildlife products, especially rhino horns, on the occasion of World Rhino Day, September 22.
Where to enjoy weekend in town
Friday,  Sep 22,2017,00:30 (GMT+7)
HCMC boasts an abundance of recreational venues where those embracing a special love for Vietnamese culture can take a glimpse into the lifestyle and food culture of local people. Following are some destinations worth a visit for visitors during the weekend.
A world of natural wonders in Long An
Thursday,  Sep 21,2017,17:01 (GMT+7)
Those who have a chance to take a sightseeing tour to the Mekong Delta province of Long An are advised to head for the wonders park in My Hanh Bac Ward in Duc Hoa District to admire some of the world’s renowned miniature wonders such as the Eiffel Tower in France, the Statue of Liberty of the U.S., the Opera Sydney House in Australia, the Tower Bridge in London and the Taj Mahal in India.
SCG helps train BR-VT’s footballers
Wednesday,  Sep 20,2017,17:40 (GMT+7)
Thailand’s SCG last week joined forces with football club Hanoi FC to organize “Kick and Share by SCG” program to provide football skills for children in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province, the location of SCG’s strategic project Long Son petrochemical complex.
French-themed buffet night at Le Méridien Saigon
Wednesday,  Sep 20,2017,17:38 (GMT+7)
Those who love French cuisine should head to Latest Recipe Restaurant on the mezzanine floor of the Le Meridien Saigon to savor a sumptuous dinner buffet themed “The Best of France” from early October until the end of this year.
Dow Vietnam launches environmental protection program
Wednesday,  Sep 20,2017,17:07 (GMT+7)
Dow Chemical Vietnam under the umbrella of DowDuPont Inc last week launched the 5th annual program called “Leader in Action Vietnam” (LIA) in Hanoi in an effort to boost environmental protection in Vietnam.
Exploring the untouched beauty of islets in Thai Binh
Wednesday,  Sep 20,2017,17:05 (GMT+7)
Although the northern province of Thai Binh is not quite a renowned destination in Vietnam’s tourism map for breathtaking beaches, it is home to fantastic and striking islets, arousing the curiosity of a huge number of local and foreign tourists and those embracing a passion for sea tourism.
Asian gastronomic tour highlights at Pullman Saigon Centre
Tuesday,  Sep 19,2017,16:03 (GMT+7)
The Food ConneXion restaurant on level 3 of the Pullman Saigon Hotel in HCMC’s District 1 will offer a buffet menu with authentic Asian food to meet diverse demands of diners during this month.
STF awards scholarships to poor students in Phu Yen
Tuesday,  Sep 19,2017,16:01 (GMT+7)
The STF – Pham Phu Thu scholarship program of the Saigon Times Foundation (STF) under the Saigon Times Group in collaboration with the authorities of Dong Xuan District in the central coastal province of Phu Yen last Friday granted 30 scholarships worth VND3 million each to high school students in the district.
Early Mid-Autumn colors at District 5’s lantern street
Tuesday,  Sep 19,2017,15:57 (GMT+7)
Although the Mid-Autumn Festival is still half a month from now, thousands of local and foreign tourists are rushing to the lantern quarter on Luong Nhu Hoc and Phu Dinh streets in HCMC’s District 5 during the weekend to admire the beauty of sparkling lanterns in different shapes and vibrant colors, pose for stunning photos and immerse themselves in the joyful and jubilant atmosphere. 
BBGV set to host fun run for charity Sunday
Monday,  Sep 18,2017,16:52 (GMT+7)
The British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV) will hold its 17th annual Fun Run for Charity which is set to take place on Tan Trao Street in Phu My Hung urban area in HCMC’s District 7 on September 24, said the organizer at a press conference on September 15.
Continental Saigon’s 137th birthday promotions
Friday,  Sep 15,2017,22:37 (GMT+7)
Saigontourist Holding Company’s Hotel Continental Saigon, the oldest hotel in Vietnam, will celebrate its 137th birthday on September 27 by offering a wide range of products, services and promotional programs to share the hotel’s special moments with valued guests.
Amway donates VND350 million to SOS Children’s Villages Vietnam
Thursday,  Sep 14,2017,19:25 (GMT+7)
Amway, a global leader in health and beauty care products, has signed an agreement with SOS Children’s Villages Vietnam to provide VND350 million for 17 SOS Children’s Villages in the country.
Art tour looks into Vietnam’s final dynasty
Thursday,  Sep 14,2017,19:23 (GMT+7)
A specially curated tour focusing on Saigon-based artist Tran Minh Tam and his latest collection of oil and lacquer on wood paintings depicting Vietnam’s final dynasty will be held on September 23.
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