* April 8 (Friday): The 2011 VinaCapital CanCham Charity Tournament will open at the Long Thanh Golf Resort in Dong Nai Province at 11 a.m. Cost per golfer is US$110 for CanCham and co-host members; nonmembers will pay $120. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Heartbeat Vietnam, which provides life-saving heart surgery to poor Vietnamese children suffering from congenital heart defects.
For further information, contact the CanCham Office at (08) 3 824 3754 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
* April 8 (Friday): EuroCham Business Luncheon on Dispute Resolution Trends in Vietnam will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sofitel Plaza Hanoi, 1 Thanh Nien Street, Hanoi. Tickets will cost VND650,000 for members and VND950,000 for non-members. The luncheon will move to Ho Chi Minh City's Sofitel Plaza Saigon, 17 Le Duan Boulevard, District 1 on April 13. Guest speakers: Mr. Oliver Massmann, partner, Duane Morris Vietnam LLC (for both Hanoi and HCMC events), Mr. Peter Raghunath Doraisamy, director, Selvam LLC (for the Hanoi event), and Mr. Vu Xuan Phong, vice president, Vietnam International Arbitration Center at VCCI (for HCMC event). To register, contact Ms. Linh in Hanoi on email@example.com or call (04) 3 715 2228; and Ms. Thuy in HCMC on firstname.lastname@example.org or call (08) 3 827 2715.
* April 9 (Saturday): EuroCham's 5th European Food Festival in Ho Chi Minh City will take place at the German International School, 257 Hoang Van Thu Street, Tan Binh District. Adults pay VND250,000 for admission and seven coupons valued at VND30,000 (3) and VND15,000 (4). Children under 10 get in free. For any further queries, contact Ms. Thanh Thuy at email@example.com; Ms. Chung Thuy at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (08) 3 827 2715.
* April 15-16 (Friday-Saturday): The Hanoi Sound Stuff Festival 2011 will be held from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Van Ho Exhibition Center, 2 Hoa Lu Street, Hanoi. This year's performers include Silvouplay (France), Timeart Ensemble (Germany), Ha Okio (Vietnam), Space 360 and Horn (Thailand), Raysoo (Malaysia), Tri Minh (Vietnam), and DJ Kruise (Vietnam).Ticket price: VND50,000/day. Tickets are available at Goethe Institute, 56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, and at L'Espace, 24 Trang Tien Street. For bookings, call Sophie Lee: 0979 741 990; Thu Trang: 0983 281 089.