AkzoNobel donates staff, paint to renovate schools

Dutch global paints and coatings company AkzoNobel has donated more than 3,500 volunteer hours with its employees repairing and repainting schools ahead of the new academic year that began recently.


Vietnamese football fans praised after defeat

Vietnamese football fans were praised for picking up trash at the Pakansari stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia, after Việt Nam was beaten 1-3 by Korea in the semi-final of the Asian Games on Wednesday, online newspaper Dantri reported.


Mick Thomas to perform in HCMC

The Australian folk rock artist Mick Thomas will perform from 9pm on Thursday at Yoko Café on 22a Nguyễn Thị Diệu Street in HCM City’s District 3.


Art event gathers images of HCMC

Sketches capturing every details related to HCM City, from its familiar symbols to daily activities, regardless of their material or style, are all welcome at an art activity that will open this Sunday, hosted by Zest Art Training Centre.


Food Evolution film offers scientific view on GM food

The science documentary film Food Evolution was screened in Hà Nội on Tuesday followed by a panel discussion on the topic of ‘The scientific view about Genetically Modified Food Safety’. The event was organised by CropLife Vietnam in collaboration with the US Embassy in Việt Nam.


Wedding fair to open

 The 10th Honeymoon Wedding Perfect fair will open between August 11 and 12 in HCM City and August 24 and 26 in Hà Nội.