Weekly Update Apr 26: Palooza Party, Reunification Day, International Labour Day,

We, Apr 28 Young Professional Palooza Party

Fr, Apr 30 Southern Liberation Day (VN Holiday)

Mo, May 3 International Labour Day (VN Holiday)

Events, Meetings, Activities, and Special Offers for Members

Come stay with your family at our direct beach resorts Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang or Six Senses Hideaway Ninh Van Bay Summer is a great holiday that your family can spend together. Make it a memorable stay. Our unique “Family Summer Holiday” promotion is valid from now until Aug 31, 2010 with an attractive all-in price.

Legend Hotel Saigon Weekend Getaway Package Available from Apr 23 until Jun 27, 2010 only for Vietnamese people and expatriates residing in Vietnam, the package is priced at only VND 1,881,000++ (US$ 99++) for single or double occupancy in a Deluxe Room for the first night, VND 1,661,000++ per night for following nights and VND 1,661,000++ per night for an additional room with several special benefits.

Enjoy Pasta, Pizza, Vino on Saturday Nights at Opera, Park Hyatt This May, every Saturday, free flow of red and white wine will be served with unlimited choice of antipasti platter with assorted house specialties, plus four different styles of pasta, pizza, and desserts prepared by Chef Michele at Opera.

Fr, Apr 30 & Sa, May 1 Liberation & Labor Day at Legend Hotel Saigon Celebrate this holiday in style with Saigon’s most spectacular international buffet.

We, Apr 28 Young Professionals Palooza Party at 2 Lam Son Bar, Park Hyatt Saigon Enjoy the Young Professionals Palooza Party, a platform to develop new friendships, networking opportunities and information exchange.

Su, May 9 Celebrate Mother’s Day at Park Hyatt Saigon Mother’s Day is a special occasion to celebrate the love and appreciation for mothers, which falls on May 9. Treat “mum” to a meal and make her feel special at Opera or Square One this year.

Fr, May 14 Conference: Emerging Trends for the Bamboo Industry in Vietnam The conference will review the overall development of the bamboo sector in Vietnam and provide a platform for stakeholder discussions on a bamboo sector development strategy toward economic development and ecological security.

Vietnam Environmental Forum: A Conference of Solutions Backed by American Technology Join a unique conference on Tu, May 25 (Hanoi) and Th, May 27 (HCMC). The Vietnam Environmental Forum is designed to provide a showcase of models, technologies and applications from the US environmental industry that can benefit Vietnam’s economic development goals.

Sa, Jul 3, 2010 Independence Day Family Picnic and BBQ Join us for an old-fashioned celebration with scrumptuous food, fun and games for children and parents, great door prizes, and good music at AmCham’s Annual Independence Day Celebration and Family Picnic. Limited to 650 AmCham Members and their Family and Guests.

Project 30 Update, Administrative Procedures Review The Prime Minister’s high profile campaign to simplify administrative procedures (“APs”) for businesses, is entering its final phase, when businesses will have one final opportunity to recommend burdensome APs be abolished.

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