Life With Ly

Meet Ly Hai, Vietnam’s entertainment mogul and creator of the hit comedy horror series Face Off If you’d wandered down any random street in Vietnam during the early 2000s and glanced into the lounge room window of any home, you would most likely have seen a TV set lit up with Vietnam’s first musical/movie concept

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An app that offers a license to luxury In the 80s, my dad had a chintzy maroon jacket which he wore everywhere. It paired with bell-bottom jeans or sensible polyester dress slacks with equal ease. The kid in me thought it was the coolest thing ever, not just because it was shiny and had shoulder

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Wind Chasers

Kitesurfing in Vietnam delivers cheap beers and big thrills Have you ever dreamed of flying? If the answer is yes, you are not alone. For centuries humans have looked with longing to the sky and wondered what it might feel like to take flight. Leonardo Da Vinci was so obsessed with this notion that he

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A Climate Story

A web documentary that portrays five citizens who work towards a better future for the Mekong Delta Each year, increasingly intense weather events and floods cause fatalities and damage to infrastructure. The livelihoods of poor communities are especially affected by these natural disasters. Their schools get flooded, bamboo houses are washed away, and agricultural land

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Borderless Cash

Expats and digital nomads are ditching banks and turning to fintech Life as an expat is not always easy, especially when it comes to managing money. Balancing multiple currencies and accounts in different countries can be challenging – especially in a country where the government may not mind the money coming in, but is less

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Shared Experiences, Part 2

Fabric Friends Weaving and ducking through a maze of brilliantly colored fabrics, Huynh Tien stops to feel silk in varying shades of yellow in the charming Tran Huu Trang Market in Phu Nhuan. She pulls the material, examining the edges and leaning in to get the closest possible look. The woman keeping the shop excitedly

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