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Tourism Boom Fuels Upscale Hotel Market

Vietnam’s hospitality sector has experienced strong growth in recent years. According to a report by UNWTO, Vietnam is the fastest growing country in Asia as a tourist destination. The Reverie Saigon Last year, global travel industry gross bookings reached US$1.6 trillion, making it one of the largest and fastest growing …

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Air New Zealand grounds flights to Vietnam

More than 13,700 Dreamliners are having engine problems that are being fixed at Singapore, the carrier has said. It is being forced to stop flights to Vietnam next year so as to prevent further disruption, Radio New Zealand reported. In addition, the airline will cut the frequency of its flights …

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A dignified man during the day, flamboyant woman at night

Ricardo Glencasa is different, and loves that in Vietnam, s/he is loved for being different. Ricardo Glencasa at the Viet Pride parade on Saigon’s Nguyen Hue pedestrian street on August 25. Photo courtesy of Ricardo “Are you guys ready for the show?” The audience cheers yes as Ricardo Glencasa flounces …

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In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Dao women “The Dao women wear red and black jacket with embroidered borders. The ensemble is topped by a red turban together with chunky silver jewelry,” the caption reads. The Dao ethnic group has around 500,000 members, making it the ninth largest ethnic group in Vietnam. Photo taken by vietsui on Instagram Read …

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Disco Heaven (Purple Disco) @ InterContinental Saigon

Details Published on Thursday, 27 September 2018 16:05 Written by Saigoneer. From the organizer: DISCO HEAVEN .. is over us at Purple Jade Lounge, InterContinental Saigon Hotel & Residences. PURPLE DISCO – Saigon’s most exclusive party!Inviting you to a night party inspired from the hedonist Disco-Dance Era where music, art …

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