Monthly Archives: March 2012

Emergency Message – Typhoon Pakhar (US Embassy)

U.S. Embassy Hanoi

Message to U.S. Citizens

March 30, 2012


THE EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES IS TRANSMITTING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION THROUGH THE EMBASSY NOTIFICATION SYSTEM AS A PUBLIC SERVICE TO U.S. CITIZENS IN VIETNAM.  PLEASE DISSEMINATE THIS MESSAGE TO ALL U.S. CITIZENS IN YOUR ORGANIZATION OR NEIGHBORHOOD.  THANK YOU.

Typhoon Pakhar

According to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center’s forecast as of 10:00 Hanoi time, Friday, March 30, Pakhar is now forecast to track west northwest, with the model indicating that Pakhar will make landfall near Phan Thiet around 20:00 Hanoi time on Saturday, March 31as a Category 1 Typhoon with maximum sustained winds of 65 knots (75 mph).  Pakhar is then forecast to weaken to Tropical Storm strength after passing across southern Vietnam and into Cambodia. (more…)

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Vietnamese meal at Cuc Gach Cafe - Saigon, Vietnam

Cuc Gach Cafe

I visited Cuc Gach Cafe, a popular Vietnamese restaurant, last Sunday with my friend.  It serves traditional Vietnamese food.  The catch, it serves a different menu each day.  Customers just arrive, sit down, and then the waiter will bring some food shortly after.  I really enjoyed what they brought to us Sunday evening.  (more…)

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tech@SaigonNezumi Update

I am finally back to writing about interesting tech news I find interesting.  I originally created tech@saigonnezumi for this but decided to move it back to SaigonNezumi.com.

Below are updates for Tuesday, March 27, 2012: (more…)

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