The central province of Quang Nam officially opened the My Son community tourism village near the World Heritage Site. The village is one the first steps towards boosting the central province’s ecotourism and sustainable tourism development programme by 2020.
Vietnam’s first resort-casino project has hit yet another snag as MGM Resorts has walked away from its contract to manage the Vung Tau facility.
The MGM Grand Ho Tram resort was a co-venture of MGM and Asian Coast Development Ltd. (ACDL), a Vancouver-based company. MGM subsidiary, MGM Hospitality, had been tasked with running the facility, but the development has been fraught with delays and cost overruns.
English Premier League football club Arsenal will play a friendly at the My Dinh Stadium in Hanoi on Jul. 17 with the Vietnamese national football team, according to local reports.
The local PC market experienced a slowing-down of growth in the last quarter of 2012 and is likely to see an even poorer scenario this year due to increasing pressure from tablets and smart phones.
For all those who only go to Saigon Outcast’s parties, you might not be aware: Outcast is a public service. Latest in their mission to give Saigon a big cultural hug is a series of workshops dedicated to teaching manual motorbiking to the masses.