How videogames took over the world

Tom Chatfield, arts and books editor of Prospect magazine, is hardly a sterotypical gamer. And in his forthcoming book about the games industry, Fun, Inc, he explains, “Games aren’t standalone any more; they increasingly overlap with other things people like doing. Music, for instance — Guitar Hero and Rock Band are each worth well over […]

The Pool Villas at The River Thu Thiem – happiness comes to life

The main feature of the Pool Villas is the spacious outdoor area, centred around the pool. There is a sun lounge, pool deck and open courtyard. There is also the view of the city skyline and river – unobstructed, intimate and at night, breathtaking. To relax in the outdoor area is to be close to […]

Vietnam News Agency launches special website on 13th National Party Congress

The archival information includes documents issued at National Party Congresses, biographies of Party General Secretaries since the first congress, full lists of members of the Politburo, the Party Central Committee, and the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat in the 12th tenure, along with lists of the standing boards for the 2020-25 tenure of all Party organisations […]

Amazon Donates to More Than One Thousand Charities Worldwide this Holiday Season, Expands Wishlist Campaign in Singapore to Benefit More Nonprofits

“COVID-19 has left an indelible mark on all of us, especially our vulnerable beneficiaries, children with chronic illnesses. The families of these children with compromised immunity have been challenged and stretched during this period. We are heartened to be selected as one of the beneficiaries of Amazon X Retail for Good,” said Dr Sashikumar Ganapathy, […]

Book celebrating history of Vietnam News Agency released

“The title ‘Hero of the People’s Armed Forces’ recently awarded by State President Nguyễn Phú Trọng and sixteen golden words presented by the Central Office for South Việt Nam – Cần Cù, Dũng Cảm, Tự Lực Cánh Sinh, Khắc Phục Khó Khăn, Hoàn Thành Nhiệm Vụ (industriousness, bravery, self-reliance, overcoming difficulties and completing missions) – during the […]

ASEAN costume exhibition showcases culture

“Though the COVID-19 pandemic is still going on, the ten members have actively co-ordinated with the organisers to send costumes and photos,” he said. “This confirms their concern for cultural events hosted by Việt Nam this year to create a cultural space so that each person in the bloc and international friends know more about ASEAN’s identity and solidarity to […]

Amanda Bynes reveals her claws as she leaves LA salon with long, pointed nails on rare trip out

Looking more like weapons than a beauty feature, the troubled actress, 30, rocked super long claw-like pointed nails and polka-straight blonde locks that almost reacher her waist as she left the GLAM hair salon in West Hollywood.

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Mastercard – Dem leaders back smaller COVID-19 relief bill as pandemic escalates

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday that it’s “very important” for Congress to provide more COVID-19 relief funds without delay. Asked what Congress should put in a relief bill that could pass in the lame-duck session this month, Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinOn The Money: Funding bill […]