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Will Vietnam become an emerging market in three years?

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 20,2016

The Vietnamese stock market has been listed by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) as a frontier market. Will it be upgraded into an emerging market in three or five years?

Image : US unemployment rate falls to 4.9% on solid job creation

US unemployment rate falls to 4.9% on solid job creation

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 04,2016

The US economy added a solid 161,000 jobs in October while the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent, according to Labor Department figures released Friday. In a show of steady momentum in the world's largest economy, the department revised upward

Image : Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season

Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season

person Orange Themes access_time May 31,2017

Bao Moi - Domestic airlines are planning to launch new routes and operate additional flights to meet growing demand during the peak summer travel season.

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A new café worth visiting in Saigon

access_time Apr 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline 31 views

To shield yourselves from blistering hot weather in HCMC, you should drop by Sora Café on Le Duan Boulevard.

A new café worth visiting in Saigon

Sora Café at 2B Le Duan Boulevard in HCMC’s District 1 has an outdoor area like a small garden

Located on the busy Le Duan Boulevard in downtown HCMC, the coffee house has a modern interior décor with the theme colors of black and white, and long wooden tables, splendid chandeliers, and high-end furnishing items.

There is an outdoor space like a small garden replete with green trees and flowers where guests can breathe in fresh air in the morning. 

Those preferring a cozy ambience can find a seat inside and enjoy live acoustic music at night.

The venue has a playground for kids, so parents can feel free to savor drinks, chat with friends and use the Internet. 

The café offers a variety of drinks such as lychee tea, peach tea, espresso, cappuccino, latte and soda with prices starting from VND33,000 each.

The shop also serves some popular dishes such as bun nem nuong (noodles served with grilled meat rolls) and com suon (steamed rice with grilled pork).

The café has been in service for over three months and captured the attention of white-collar workers and students thanks to its beautiful décor and spacious area, a staff of the coffee shop said.

Located at 2B Le Duan Boulevard, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, HCMC the café is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.


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