Japan’s Watabe Wedding Corporate recently signed an agreement with Empire Group Vietnam to organise wedding ceremonies for 1,000 Japanese couples in the latter’s Cocobay Complex in Da Nang in the next three years. The figure is expected to increase to 16,000 in the next 10 years. This year, Watabe has already organised 120 weddings at Empire Group’s properties. A view of Cocobay Complex in Da Nang. —Photo viettimes Why is one of Japan’s leading providers of marriage services tying up with Empire Group? The latter’s properties like Coco Ocean Resort with Park Regis and Leisure Inn hotels, and Coco Skyline Resort with Golden Tulip and Coco Ocean Spa Resort offer a number of advantages. The Empire Group’s properties are mostly situated between Hoi An and Da Nang along private and pristine beaches that also offer guests direct access to a dining and retail strip. Major tourist attractions there include the cities of Hoi An and Da … [Read more...] about Vietnam attracts world leading hotel management brands
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Lenovo Tech World 2019 The annual event, which attracts thousands of partners, customers, and consumers, began with an impressive keynote from Yang Yuanqing, chairman and CEO of Lenovo Group, focusing on smarter life in a connected world. “Over the past two years, we have been trying to imagine what a brighter future in the intelligent era will look like, and now – after all our hard work – we have truly entered the age of intelligence, where data intelligence is powering industry transformation at large,” he said. According to the CEO, smart cities, smart transportation, smart retail, smart finance, and smart healthcare – these transformative technologies are enabling broader accessibility to the government and social services by ensuring that the services provided are equal and as efficient as possible. Focusing on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, Lenovo is developing world-changing technologies that create a more inclusive, … [Read more...] about Lenovo Tech World 2019 explores future for intelligent transformation
The Vietnamese squad, coached by Park Hang-seo, were among the six best performers in the first leg of the 2022 World Cup Asian qualifiers round two and are currently full of hope for a place in the final qualification tournament. Forward Nguyen Tien Linh (in red) scores a solitary goal to edge Vietnam past the UAE in their last Group G clash on November 14. (Photo: NDO/Tran Hai) The 1-0 win against the United Arab Emirates on November 14 helped Vietnam attain the most points in the history of their participation in the World Cup qualifiers, nearly equaling the combined points of their previous two campaigns – seven points in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers and four points in the 2006 World Cup qualifiers. Park’s side are now dominant on top of Group G with 10 points after an unbeaten run of three wins and one draw, three points clear of regional archrivals Thailand and four points above the UAE, who had been deemed as the strongest in the group. In … [Read more...] about Vietnam among best performers in first leg of World Cup Asian qualifiers
Enhance your stay with exclusive benefits and privileges XIAMEN, CHINA - Media OutReach - 18 November 2019 - Lohkah Hotel & Spa, a top luxury hotel tucked away within its own private coastline at the heart of Xiamen, announces its alliance with The Leading Hotels of the World (LHW) to welcome the guests of LHW with exclusive benefits for a sensuous and enriching stay experience. "We are extremely honoured to receive support and recognition from Leading Hotels as a member and we have great confidence in hosting guests seeking a relaxing and fulfilling lifestyle," says Francesco Pantalone, Managing Director of Lohkah Hotel & Spa.With its luxury distinctiveness and authentic hospitality as the hotel's hallmark, Lohkah Hotel & Spa promises a transformative experience for guests who can relax, revitalise and rediscover their true sense of self in the seamless blend of nature and interior, offering the perfect home for corporate and leisure travellers, solo … [Read more...] about Lohkah Hotel & Spa Celebrates Authentic Hospitality with The Leading Hotels of the World
With more than a billion subscribers, India is one of the biggest mobile markets - what went wrong? One of India's biggest telecoms firms, Vodafone India, has posted record second quarter losses of 510bn rupees ($7bn; £5.4bn) further exacerbating fears about the state of the industry. Economist Vivek Kaul explains further. What has caused these losses in such a big market? With more than a billion mobile subscribers, India is one of the world's biggest telecoms markets. But there are two reasons for this bloodbath. The first is that for many years while the prices of telephone calls fell, data prices continued to remain high. However, with the entry of Reliance Jio three years ago, this entirely changed. The company slashed data prices and, in the process, managed to change what was essentially a voice market into a data market. This resulted in India ending up with the cheapest mobile data in the world. But this put massive pressure on the players already in the market. … [Read more...] about How did Vodafone lose $7bn in India in just one quarter?