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[Photos] Kite-Flying in Saigon in the Age of Coronavirus

As normal daily life grinds to a halt, last weekend was the final chance for some Saigoneers to take part in a favorite pastime: flying kites at sunset.

in Health

3 Covid-19 Patients in Da Nang Discharged; Dozens More Test Negative

There are 136 Covid-19 patients currently being treated in medical facilities in Vietnam.

in Film & TV

Saigoneer's Guide to What to Watch While Staying at Home

As the coronavirus outbreak stretches its treacherous tendrils across all aspects of our society, the lives of Vietnamese are gradually becoming more confined to the four walls of our home.

in Architecture

From Nature, Vietnam Slowly Forges Its Own Brand of Contemporary Architecture

When it comes to architecture in Saigon, a tiny fraction of buildings receive the vast majority of attention.

in Environment

Mekong Delta Slammed by Worst Drought, Saltwater Intrusion in Decades

While the Covid-19 pandemic has understandably dominated the news recently, a disaster is unfolding in the Mekong Delta.

in Environment

Thua Thien-Hue Plans to Build 157-Hectare Bird Sanctuary

The 157-hectare bird sanctuary 15 kilometers outside of Hue aims to attract wild birds back to their natural habitat. 

in Literature

Saigoneer Bookshelf: The Different Dealings of Trauma in 'Birds of Paradise Lost'

“I just can’t get the voices out my head,” Andrew Lam explains of his writing process.

in Food Culture

[Illustrations] A Playful Look Into Vietnamese Ingredients by Lucia Pham

Lucia Pham has created a set of four illustrations of Vietnamese cuisine featuring whimsical, personified ingredients.&nbs...

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in Culture

[Photos] Kite-Flying in Saigon in the Age of Coronavirus

As normal daily life grinds to a halt, last weekend was the final chance for some Saigoneers to take part in a favorite pastime: flying kites at sunset.

in Health

3 Covid-19 Patients in Da Nang Discharged; Dozens More Test Negative

There are 136 Covid-19 patients currently being treated in medical facilities in Vietnam.

in Film & TV

Saigoneer's Guide to What to Watch While Staying at Home

As the coronavirus outbreak stretches its treacherous tendrils across all aspects of our society, the lives of Vietnamese are gradually becoming more confined to the four walls of our home.

in Health

Citizens, Especially Those Over 60, Should Stay Home, Health Ministry Warns

As Covid-19 cases in Vietnam continue to climb over 100, the health ministry has warned people from going out.

in Vietnam

Vietnam Moves up 11 Places in UN World Happiness Report

Are you feeling happy today?

in Architecture

From Nature, Vietnam Slowly Forges Its Own Brand of Contemporary Architecture

When it comes to architecture in Saigon, a tiny fraction of buildings receive the vast majority of attention.

in Saigon

[Photos] Amble Through Saigon’s Markets and Pagodas in 1965–1966

The photo series was taken by Thomas W. Johnson, a chaplain assistant working at the US 3rd Field Hospital in Saigon in the 1960s.

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Spotlight | Navigating the Evolving Social Media Landscape @ Sonatus Tower

As marketers we look for insights around consumer habits and media behaviours to drive campaign success.

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Nurture "off" with Ben Kaczor @ Zigzagger

A special edition of Nurture is going to happen Wednesday 11th March. This evening session will see our good friend Ben Kaczor sharing the n...

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Afrochic Fitness Workshop @ Primal-Strength & Conditioning

Come and Join AFROCHIC FITNESS at Primal-Strength & Conditioning for a FREE workshop This Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th‼

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Return of the BeatBattle @ Cipherz

Ayo beatmakers, hip hop heads, and music lovers!

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A. Farm Season 3 Resident Presentations @ MoTplus

We would like to take the opportunity to introduce to them to Saigon art community at the start of their residency, giving audiences a chanc...

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Crusty Concert #2 @ Lang Thang

Hey All Wonderful Creatures Out There,In celebration of Lang Thang 1 Year Anniversary!!!!

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Movement with Morry Workshop @ Mandala Wellness

Book here: https://forms.gle/ns666zMRLDd36HEq8 Sunday, March 15th ,10:00am - 12:30pm 2.5 hrs Workshop

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Plant-Based Cheeses Making Workshop @ La Holista

The general opinion of plant-based diets is that they are boring and flavourless.

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CHẸP CHẸP - Dat Vinh Tran | RSVP @ The Hummingbird Cafe Saigon

“Chẹp Chẹp”. An utterance by the photographer after reminiscing about the 4 years in Brisbane, Australia. Like a lip smack, the photo series...