Jessica Minh Anh brings her floating catwalk to River Seine The model cum entrepreneur hosted the event, inviting a group of guests aboard the Seine's giant glass boat to witness the stunning 100m catwalk. The multi-faceted glass windows gave the illusion of the models walking on water as the boat cruises. As a result, Paris landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre, and the 37 famous bridges crossing the river became the backdrop for the catwalk. Marco Goncalvez, Operation Manager of Compagnie des Bateaux Mouches, said: "We are extremely honoured to work with Jessica Minh Anh on this special project. "We have been admiring her iconic productions at places such as the Grand Canyon Skywalk, Hudson River, London's Tower Bridge, and One World Trade Center for years. It is a privilege to have our venue added in Jessica's famous series of unconventional catwalks." Anh's catwalk was the centrepiece of the J Autumn Fashion 2015 showcasing a range of labels, including … [Read more...] about Jessica Minh Anh brings her floating catwalk to River Seine
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Government Committed to Stabilising Investment Environment Tension in the East Sea caused by China’s illegal installation of Haiyang Shiyou 981 oil rig in the exclusive economic zone of Vietnam has been the focus of public attention. The anti-China protests of extremists in southern and the central Vietnam has tarnished the image of a stable country and attractive investment environment. Vietnam’s heads of Government as well as leaders of local ministries have made commitments and solutions to reassure investors. Many supporting policies to help businesses revive their production have been directed by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. The situation has been stabilised in the industrial zones and economic zones in Binh Duong, Dong Nai and Ha Tinh, where the first outbreak of spontaneous demonstrations and extremist actions to destroy plants of FDI enterprises took place. Many companies have returned to their normal production and the situation has defused thanks to the … [Read more...] about Government Committed to Stabilising Investment Environment
Nearly 170 youth return home for summer camp 2014 An estimated 170 Overseas Vietnamese (OV) youth are returning to the homeland for Summer Camp 2014, raising the awareness of the country's sea and island sovereignty. This year's summer camp, themed "My Homeland's Sea and Islands", are taking from July 8 to 27 at many locations throughout the nation, packed with a wide range of activities. The information was released by Dang The Hung, Vice Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (COVA) in Hanoi on July 3. … [Read more...] about Social News Headlines 7/7
Initial statistics from the National Storm Prevention Steering Committee show that after Storm Lekima, 3 people had been killed, 46 were injured and 1 is still missing. Thousands of houses were destroyed, and the crops in some provinces were totally lost. Ha Tinh: 25 injured, 250 billion VND in losses As of October 4, Ha Tinh province reported that it had lost 250 billion VND in damages after the storm, which also injured 25 people. Over 60,000 houses and 1,000 classrooms were destroyed and flooded and thousands of hectares of rice were also inundated. Many dykes in Nghi Xuan, Thach Ha, Ky Anh, Cam Xuyen were breached which led to the destruction of 400 hectares of fish farms. The Ha Tinh Peoole's Committee has earmarked 1.9 billion VND and 300 tons of rice in aid to give to people. Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai, during a visit to Ky Anh district, the district with the most destruction, asked the province to give enough food to people, provide them with new seeds and … [Read more...] about Provinces focus on overcoming Storm Lekima’s aftermath and preventing floods
In the early 15th - 16th centuries, handicrafts were started by immigrants from the North settling in the South and vigorous development ensued in Quang Nam land. Passing the hundreds years of rising and falling, Quang Nam's handicraft villages still remains the tradition from father to son. In the brilliant past, the products of handicraft villages had not only served daily life but also were presented in international areas such as: Kim Bong Carpentry, Thanh Ha Pottery, Phuoc Kieu Pronze Casting, Ma Chau Silk Weaving ect. Together, they made up a significant part of Hoi An, farmerly the busiest port in the part like Hue, the ancient imperial capital of Vietnam. Thanh Ha Pottery Village. The source of Thanh Ha Pottery- making originally came from Thanh Ha province and formed at the end of the 15th century. After that it developed vigorously, along with Hoi An port in the centuries later. Thanh Ha pottery products are made from clay soil by very well- trained craftmen. The products … [Read more...] about Traditional handicraft village.