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Meet the Principal

Ahead of his arrival in August to take over as Head of School at Renaissance International School Saigon (RISS), Peter Gittins speaks to Oi Vietnam about pioneering the first international school in HCMC, his decades-long career in education and… homework

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By |May 31st, 2017|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Escape

Lim Khim Ka Ty’s passion for her work and her dedication to continuing to evolve and develop her artistic practice continue to surprise and delight. Ka Ty graduated from the HCMC Fine Arts University in 2003. Her first solo gallery […]

By |May 31st, 2017|Arts|0 Comments
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Restaurant Review: Soi & Meo Taproom

Tap into Saigon’s newest go-to place for fine wine, craft beers and delicious food

So much about international style dining venues is often lost in translation. It’s not unusual for a Vietnamese reboot of a standard Western restaurant concept or drinking […]

By |May 31st, 2017|Restaurant Reviews, Wine & Dine|0 Comments
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Nguyen Hoang Group Commences Work on International Schools of North America (SNA)’s New Campus

On April 23, Nguyen Hoang Group (NHG) officially began construction work on the International Schools of North America’s new campus at Street No. 20, Him Lam Residential Area, Binh Chanh District, HCMC.

Established in 2005, the International Schools of North America […]

By |May 30th, 2017|Education, News|0 Comments
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Restaurant Review: Spice Viet Restaurant

Spice Viet Restaurant opens in Hue featuring farm-to-table freshness

Over the last five years, one of the hottest trends in the food world has been the farm-to-table movement. Discerning diners have begun to return to clean, green eating—wanting to know where […]

By |May 29th, 2017|Restaurant Reviews, Wine & Dine|0 Comments
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Stay, Boy, Stay

A house designed specifically for man’s best friend

Who is Saiga and tell us about the people behind Saiga’s House (SH)?

The people behind Saiga’s House are me, Jef Song, and my wife, Thea Do. We are both Americans living in Saigon, […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Features, Pets|0 Comments
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Fields of Dreams

The grace Vietnam’s female farmers bring to the rice fields in their traditional ao ba ba inspired Nguyen Cong Tri’s Collection no.09. The simple, loose polonaise with raglan sleeves, scooped neck lines and padded front pockets evolved to offer some […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Fashion|0 Comments
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Start The Weekend Here

Oi speaks with Robert Conte, Le Méridien Saigon’s Hotel Manager, about their new After-Work Series that’s designed for those that want to wind down their workday with great food, drink and music

Tell us about the Le Méridien AfterWork Series?

By offering […]

By |May 18th, 2017|Wine & Dine|0 Comments
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Letters in Love and War

It was an intimate event in Hanoi’s Ba Dinh district last weekend where celebrated writers Vu Tu Nam and Thanh Huong launched their new book, an English language publication entitled Letters in Love and War, translated and edited by Oi […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Arts, News|0 Comments
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Experimenting with Drugs

When the symptoms are your own, self-diagnosis via the Internet—or anywhere but a doctor’s office—can lead to inaccurate, worst-case scenarios

You may have heard story before, or maybe you yourself have had the misfortune to experience it—your stomach aches, you sense […]

By |May 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments