At a glittering awards ceremony in September, the Saigon-based serviced apartment and lifestyle complex Riverside was acknowledged with The Guide Award Award for Excellence for 2009 to 2010.
Last month, a Wonderland was created to host the 2010 Charity Cabaret. Choosing an Alice in Wonderland theme to coincide with this year’s block buster movie hit, the organisers went all out to create a sparkling evening of fun and entertainment.
The US-based Conservation International (CI) has published a list of the ten most endangered species of turtles in the world. The turtle living in Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem Lake (rafetus swinhoei) is at the top while an endemic tortoise species in central Vietnam is in ninth position.
SAVA The Gourmet by Classic Fine Foods is now open. Located at 17 Tran Nao, Street 12 in District 2 the shop offers a wide range of gourmet products: premium meat and cheeses, Australian organic salad and vegetables, fish, teas and many other delicacies for children and kids.
Boasting flavours like cookies and cream, amaretto almond crunch, vanilla raspberry swirl and chocolate chocolate chip, the world-famous Haagen Dazs ice cream brand has now landed in Vietnam.
Mums and tots are invited to join the ACG Bright Sparks programme. Every Tuesday morning Ms Pinar Nicholson leads fun, interactive and educational sessions for children aged one, two and three.