sean sean posted April 29th, 2007 at 5:20 pm to Help!. Viewed 175 times. Answered twice.

hi. i am thinking of opening a quality pool bar and wanted to ask, how much would it cost to open new venue with say 10 to 15 tables with bar and seating area. how difficult to obtain visa/work permit. and any other things i should know about opening a business....thanks

Lily_ND Lily_ND posted March 31st, 2007 at 7:59 pm to Help!. Viewed 384 times. Answered 7 times.

Hello, A group of us (7) will be in Hanoi for approximately a month to receive extra training in Trad Medicine. We were wondering if you could recommend a hotel near Lenin Park as the hospital is located on Nguyen Binh Khiem. An alternative we were thinking in terms of accomodation is renting a house or villa around the area. Do you think this is a good idea? Thanks for your input!

jenniferpowell jenniferpowell posted February 14th, 2007 at 11:58 pm to Shopping. Viewed 172 times. Answered 3 times.

Hi, I need a place where I can make a huge amount of color copies, or prints, whatever works best, that can bind them. Preferably wire binding. If so can someone please post this information? Hint, I need to get this done before Tet, so big rush! Thanks Jennifer

melbimby melbimby posted April 16th, 2007 at 11:35 pm to Culture. Viewed 137 times. Answered twice.

Does anyone know if there's any sort of celebrations in Hanoi for Victory Day on the 30th of April?

beninhanoi beninhanoi posted April 23rd, 2007 at 5:24 pm to Other. Viewed 130 times. Answered 3 times.

Is anyone aware of a budget service that offers hotdesks for consultants?

bobthebob01 (elite user) bobthebob01 posted April 19th, 2007 at 10:21 pm to Help!. Viewed 285 times. Answered twice.

I need to transfer a VHS tape into DVD. Does anybody knows where to find a shop that provides this service

rayowenuk rayowenuk posted February 10th, 2007 at 8:03 am to Culture. Viewed 202 times. Answered once.

Does anyone know of a bar that holds a poker night?

Jake Jake posted April 14th, 2007 at 3:51 pm to Shopping. Viewed 351 times. Answered 7 times.

Can anyone recommend a computer program shop. I need to find a Microsoft Office Word program to replace a Thai version that was installed on my laptop before arriving here. Thanks

dorisle dorisle posted April 11th, 2007 at 2:11 am to Other. Viewed 199 times. Answered 3 times.

Hello all ELT teachers, Am planning to do the CELTA training here in Paris, how difficult is it to pass? Has been some time since I studied grammar, syntax etc. formally, way back in US high school days. Thanks for your feedback on this.

melbimby melbimby posted April 13th, 2007 at 11:44 pm to Help!. Viewed 187 times. Answered once.

We have heard a rumour that upon leaving Vietnam you can get your tax back from working as an ESL teacher. I've been looking on the internet but everything sounds a bit vague. We've been paying 10% tax while we have been working as non-contracted casual teachers, for approximately 20 hours a week. Is there a specific length of time that you need to work to be entitled to this? ie. 6 months? Is there anywhere you can get official inormation and should my school know about it when I put it to them?

dorisle dorisle posted April 8th, 2007 at 5:50 pm to Help!. Viewed 215 times. Answered 4 times.

bonjour to all from paris! any advice on finding a job in hanoi, am 100% bilingual english/french, french university degree? was in hanoi for a short stay end of last year and loved it. thanks in advance for any info on the employment topic.

Spoon Spoon posted April 5th, 2007 at 2:57 pm to Help!. Viewed 231 times. Answered 3 times.

Can anyone recommend a good place to book a round the world plane ticket starting in Hanoi?

scott_fitzg scott_fitzg posted April 8th, 2007 at 3:30 pm to Shopping. Viewed 710 times. Answered 3 times.

Hi, I have been sent on a mission by a friend back home to buy him a REAL cigarette lighter as used by the american GI's during the war. Can anyone tell me if such a beast exists and if so where I might be able to purchase it at a reasonable price. Also can anyone tell me how I would recognise it as the genuine article ? Any information would be appreciated. Thanks! Scott

Hieu Hieu posted March 27th, 2007 at 2:44 pm to Shopping. Viewed 187 times. Answered twice.

I am leaving Hanoi soon and am cleaning out my closet. Anyone know where I can donate clothes and other household items to a local organization?

travelgoddess (elite user) travelgoddess posted March 4th, 2007 at 3:21 pm to Culture. Viewed 188 times. Answered 4 times.

Does anyone know a decent dentist in Hanoi. Would like to get a regular cleaning and check up rather soon. Thanks in advance, Steph

travelgoddess (elite user) travelgoddess posted March 17th, 2007 at 6:20 pm to Culture. Viewed 253 times. Answered twice.

Does anyone know where I can get my ears waxed in Hanoi? (as weird as that may sound, I heard (haha) that its great!)

de2facon (elite user) de2facon posted February 19th, 2007 at 6:20 am to Culture. Viewed 295 times. Answered twice.

Has anyone visited the Ecole Francaise d'Extreme Oriens (EFEO)library at 54 Ngo Ha Hoi? I'm interested in stopping by on a return visit to Ha Noi later this year and will be grateful for any information or comments. There is a short article about the EFEO on Vietnam Pathfinder website. Thanks in advance.

erichdewald erichdewald posted February 19th, 2007 at 2:57 pm to Shopping. Viewed 234 times. Answered once.

Anyone know good places to buy ethnic minority textiles/fabrics in Hanoi, especially places that might have fair trade/sustainable development fabrics and textiles? Cheers

vickyah vickyah posted December 28th, 2006 at 5:39 pm to Shopping. Viewed 222 times. Answered 4 times.

hi - does anyone know a good physio or personal sports trainer? I dislocated my knee before I came out to live here and I need to build up it's strengh again before I tackle any trekking or hashes. Vicky

ErinLee ErinLee posted November 30th, 2006 at 4:54 pm to Shopping. Viewed 171 times. Answered twice.

Just moved to Hanoi and I'm looking to buy a Chinese style bike, either new or used. Any recommendations on good places to buy one? And how much should I expect to pay? Thanks so much. I'm a bit clueless about all of this.


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