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The Suite Life

We catch up with Blair Fowler who gives us an insight into the life of a hotel general manager

The Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon on Ton Duc Thang has an ecosystem of its own: 336 rooms, a ground floor bar, spa, […]

By |July 12th, 2017|Business, Features|0 Comments
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In High Spirits

Vietnam’s first handcrafted rum

Roddy Battajon remembers his grandmother’s hands, weathered under the Caribbean sun, inspecting each fruit that would ferment inside a wooden barrel constructed by his grandfather, as she crafted a batch of the family rum. It was a […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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Creative Connectivity 3.0

How an agency reinvented the advertising business in Vietnam

Happiness Saigon (happiness-saigon.com) is leading Vietnam’s agency landscape. What the agency does is a sophisticated weaving of digital tools, traditional marketing instruments and the language of human emotions to imprint a brand […]

By |July 10th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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A Fork In The Road

An inside look at the ingredients to success

As a restaurateur, Tony Fox has worked his way from the bottom to the top of the food chain. His humble beginnings in the business, he recalls, were in the kitchen peeling carrots. […]

By |July 5th, 2017|Business, Features|0 Comments
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The Building of An Architect

The function of a building is just one of many things an architect has to think about when designing

From a layman’s perspective, the business of architecture resonates with grandeur. The word calls to mind grand designs and an intellectual flair, but […]

By |July 4th, 2017|Arts, Design, Features|0 Comments
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What a Knockout !

In conversation with martial arts film legend Gary Daniels

“Talking about movies, it really saddens me that people believe so much of what they see,” says Gary Daniels, one of the world’s most accomplished action heroes and the star of countless […]

By |July 4th, 2017|Art, Arts, Features|1 Comment
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Island of Immigrants

An exclusive with Ngoc Thanh Tam, the star of The Way Station—winner of best film at the 2017 ASEAN International Film Festival And Awards

In a film market dominated by light comedies, last month’s theatrical release of Hong Anh’s brooding directorial […]

By |June 30th, 2017|Arts, Features|0 Comments
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In The Mood For Love

As it turns out, Belinda Carlisle was right: Heaven really is a place on earth. At least, that’s how it feels about this spa

Enter the spa at The Reverie Saigon (22 – 36 Nguyen Hue, D1 & 57 – 69F […]

By |June 23rd, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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The Future is Bright

Bright Solutions offers vulnerable women an opportunity to lift themselves out of poverty

“It was a call on my heart to come to Vietnam,” says Fiona Briers, founding director of NGO Bright Solutions. “ is progressing rapidly, and giving many young […]

By |June 17th, 2017|Features|0 Comments
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Made In Vietnam

Inside Mercedes-Benz’s dominance of the luxury car market in Vietnam

For many Vietnamese consumers, it seems that locally made products are somehow confusing, due to a widely held belief that quality goods have to be made overseas. Try telling that to […]

By |June 12th, 2017|Features|0 Comments