The Crest Residence by SonKim Land won the Best Apartment/Condominium for Asia-Pacific 2020-2021 title at the International Property Awards Following the great success at the Asia-Pacific Property Awards 2020 (part of the long-established International Property Awards) where it won Best Condominium/Apartment, Best Mixed-Use Development, Best Mixed-Use Architecture, and Residential High-Rise Architecture, SonKim Land has been nominated as the winner of the Best Apartment/Condominium for Asia-Pacific 2020-2021 with The Crest Residence. The Crest Residence impressed the judging panel with its unique architectural details, lush landscape, and prime location as well as a smart living style strongly supported by high-end technology and AI. In 2020, The Crest Residence was honoured in four categories at the Asia-Pacific Property Awards and eight categories at the Vietnam Property Awards. Andy Han Suk Jung, CEO of SonKim Land shared, “Winning at the International … [Read more...] about The Crest Residence by SonKim Land wins Best Apartment/Condominium for Asia-Pacific
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Before the Tet holiday, millions of people have flocked to the 2021 Tet Viet (Vietnamese Tet) Festival at the Youth Cultural House in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City to take photos with yellow apricot blossom trees at the corner of Pham Ngoc Thach and Nguyen Thi Minh Khai streets. Besides the beautiful yellow apricot flowers, this year’s festival also draws visitors’ attention to a heart-shaped tea field from the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Being inspired by Moc Chau Tea Field (Son La) and Cau Dat Tea Field (Lam Dong), artisans have skillfully designed the tea field from over 5,000 real tea trees, which are all bound together in an eye-catching heart shape. The lush green shade of the young tea leaves is soothing to the eyes of viewers. Meanwhile, a giant ancient tea tree on the other side of the tea field inspired by wishing trees worldwide attracts visitors for its appearance and meaning. Visitors can write their wishes of peace, prosperity, and health for the New … [Read more...] about Giant ancient tea tree becomes spotlight for Tet Festival 2021
Ginger jam, a speciality of My Chanh craft village in central Quang Tri Province, is a popular Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday treat and its popularity has helped improve the lives of local residents. Ginger jam, a speciality in My Chanh craft village in central Quang Tri Province, has created jobs for many local residents during the lunar New Year Festival. — VNA/VNS Photo Thanh Thuy Since mid-November, many households have started to prepare to make ginger jam to serve the high demands during the important holiday of the Vietnamese people. The ginger must be fresh, neither be too old nor too young to have the distinct spicy flavour. The ginger is peeled and sliced and after being thoroughly boiled with squeezed lemon juice, it is rinsed and mixed with sugar. The ginger is then stirred with chopsticks over heat until the slices become firm and covered with sugar. Ginger jam made in My Chanh craft village has been well-known for years. Making it has become a … [Read more...] about My Chanh ginger jam makes Tet warm
Illustrative photo. (Source: VNA) Jakarta (VNA) – Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang had a virtual working session with leaders of Tanjung Pinang detention centre on December 16 to discuss the situation of Vietnamese fishermen detained here. COVID-19 . Tanjung Pinang detention centre Andi Setiawan vowed to improve living conditions of the Vietnamese within the centre’s capacity and in line with Indonesia ’s regulations. He also agreed to allow them to do exercise, go shopping for groceries and use kitchen. Vietnamese fishermen to get to know more about their situation and update them with the developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and procedures to take them home. VNA … [Read more...] about Improved living conditions urged for detained fishermen in Indonesia
Each year, the Lunar New Year creeps up on us, slowly bubbling up to a dramatic apex, then, just like that, the new moon begins, signaling the start of a fresh chapter. Last year was definitely the Year of the Rat, sneaky, slimy, and carrier of scary diseases. Phew! How glad we all are to see that water buffalo coming at us for this year. And it’s a golden buffalo to boot! Through some nuance between the zodiac signs and their complementing elements, this year represents metal, specifically gold, so, sit back and relax, we’ll all finally become wealthy this time around. As Tet looms nearer, it’s a game akin to musical chairs, the music suddenly cut off when one business after another bangs down its shutters to begin preparation for the big event. We sense it and feel it; as traffic picks up, the general level of intensity grows, the card games in cafés are more numerous and raucous, and people shop until they drop. It makes perfect sense that it’s such an epic event – it’s … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Tet: Don’t take out the garbage!