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How To Lose A Fat Guy In 30 Days

Just because you’re not a contestant on The Biggest Loser doesn’t mean you can’t win your own weight-loss battle at home

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with food. I love it. It hates my waist. Prior to my thirties, I […]

By |May 18th, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Smoke Signal

From moxibustion to pinch and pull therapeutic massages, traditional Chinese medicine practitioner Antoine Tran can help balance your energy

Wherever you are in Saigon, chances are a massage of some sort can be found nearby. There’s an endless variety of offerings, […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Dance for All

Linh Rateau shares with us how over 10 years, Dancenter has become one of the highest quality establishments for dance education in Ho Chi Minh City.

Back to 2007, what was your motivation to start Dancenter? How did you start? What […]

By |May 9th, 2017|Arts, Features|0 Comments
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The Accidental Pet Owner

Christine Yu, the Creative Director and Founder of Ipa-Nima accessories brand, opens up about her life with four children: two dogs and two cats

I have always considered myself an “accidental” pet owner. Brought up in Hong Kong, we barely have […]

By |May 3rd, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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Teacher Dad

Is teaching children in the home really a viable alternative to traditional schooling? Homeschooling parent and professional teacher Ian Kutschke shares his views and experiences.

The father of two boys, Ian Kutschke’s decision to homeschool in Ho Chi Minh City was […]

By |April 28th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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Gender in the Gym

Bodybuilder Kendy Nguyen opens up about his journey as a transgender man in Vietnam

Kendy Nguyen is a national champion bodybuilder, but he will tell you he is just an ordinary guy. In many ways, he is right, though to leave […]

By |April 25th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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MOOC coup

Can Massive Open Online Courses’ revolutionize higher education and challenge traditional campuses?

Oozing from a primordial jelly in 2011, expanding and replicating across the globe… No, not the latest exotic flu, it’s MOOCs, those curious online courses proliferating so swiftly that […]

By |April 24th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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Kidsnschools

British Education Startup to Launch a Learning Community in Vietnam

Like almost every major city worldwide, HCMC is home to a burgeoning array of modern international schools serving both local and Expat families. For the learning communities that surround international schools, […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Education, Features|1 Comment
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Left or Right?

The Paktor app aims to take dating in Asia to the next level

Online dating is everywhere, with myriad of apps designed for different dating purposes, and even chat and social media apps function as online dating forums. Although there are […]

By |April 18th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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The Reggio Emilia Approach

Oi speaks with Ms. Trang Nguyễn, the founder of Aurora International Preschool of The Arts, about the Reggio Emilia Approach and what’s important in education today

Can you tell us a bit about yourself and why you opened Aurora?

I graduated from […]

By |April 11th, 2017|Features|0 Comments