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Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

A coastal village in southern Vietnam reinvents pottery--without the wheel

A statue depicts a Cham girl performing a traditional Apsara dance. The statue is situated in a large vase shell and serves as a decorative fountain.

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Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

Vietnam urged to boost global air connectivity

The International Air Transport Association has called on the Vietnamese government to strengthen the economy through global air connectivity.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Thanh Nein News

A terraced rice field in the northern Vietnam's resort town, Sa Pa.

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a significant investment plan for the northern mountain town of Sa Pa, one Vietnam's major tourist attractions.

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ABS-CBN News

VP Binay seeks help for Pinoys facing death in Vietnam

Vice President Jejomar Binay is appealing to the Department of Foreign Affairs to extend full assistance to two Filipinos sentenced to death in Vietnam for smuggling cocaine.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

OregonLive.com

Kyle Akers settles in as the Oregon Guard's man in Vietnam

The Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Nguyen Tan Dung, meets with Gen.

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Newsday

CroisiEurope is offering discounted fares on two departures

CroisiEurope is offering discounted fares on two departures -- Sept. 23 and Oct. 9 -- of its Mekong River itinerary in Vietnam.

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Thanh Nein News

3 Vietnamese newspapers fined for publishing fake schoolgirl's letter

The Ministry of Information and Communications fined three online news sites for publishing an apocryphal schoolgirl's essay that implied she and her mother were being cared for by a policeman while her father was stationed on a remote island.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

China Daily

Vietnam signals good will

The fatal mid-may anti-china riots in Vietnam were so destructive that few will anticipate a hasty two-day visit by a Vietnamese special envoy will suffice to repair the damage.

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Marine News

MES-UBI Begins Operations in Vietnam

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd and UBI Tower Sole Member Limited established the joint venture company named MES-UBI Heavy Industries Company Limited which manufactures the pressure vessels installed in the refinery and petrochemical plants with obtaining the Vietnamese government approval dated at April 23, 2014, then MES-UBI started ... (more)

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Travel Industry Wire

Strategic Opportunities for Vietnam Aviation

The International Air Transport Association called on the Vietnamese government to work with the air transport sector to strengthen the country's economy through global air connectivity.

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Malaysian National News Agency

International Visitors To Vietnam On The Rise

Vietnam welcomed more than 5.47 million foreign holidaymakers over the January-August period, representing a year-on-year increase of 2.2 per cent, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism .

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

INDOlink

India For Greater Transport Connectivity With ASEAN: Sushma

HANOI: India pushed for greater connectivity with the ASEAN countries as visiting External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj stressed that the geographic pathways could be linked to the five Ts - Tradition, Talent, Tourism, Trade and Technology - that the Narendra Modi government is pursuing.

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Serious Eats

9 Must-Try Vietnamese Drinks

Vietnamese cuisine is world-famous, but few visitors to the Southeast Asian country think about what they'll be sipping on the streets of Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Jetstar Pacific To Launch Air Route To Thailand

The low-cost Jetstar Pacific Airlines announced on Monday its plan to open a new service with one daily return flight between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok, Thailand, effective Dec 10, Vietnam News Agency reported here Tuesday.

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Mydigitalfc.com

Vietnam keen to roll out red carpet to Indian tourists

Keen to tap into tourism potential from India, Vietnam is looking at rolling out the red carpet to Indians and is working out a scheme for a possible "visa exemption" for them besides facilitating filmmakers for shoots in the picturesque country.

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Asia News Network

HANOI: Vietnam, EU eye trade deal before October

Vietnam and the European Union would strive to end negotiations for the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement before October.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

NAFDAC Endorses Tyvivac Against Typhoid Fever

Experts have raised concern over the growing incidence of typhoid fever within the Nigerian populace even as Tyvivac, a new generation vaccine for the prevention of typhoid fever in adults and children over two years of age debuts in the Nigerian market.

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The Telegraph

Delhi mulls Vietnam oil hunt

Hanoi, Aug. 25: When President Pranab Mukherjee visits Vietnam next month bearing the gift of a part of the sacred Bodhi tree from Bodh Gaya, the spotlight could be on a possible agreement giving India the right to explore a few more oil blocks in the South China Sea.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnam sculptors want to sell you the Statue of Liberty

A large concrete miniature of the Statue of Liberty sits outside a sculpture studio on Highway 22 in Ho Chi Minh City's Cu Chi District.

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Echo-news.co.uk

Miss Lovely' returns from latest visit to orphanedkids in Vietnam

HEARTED humanitarian, who has been visiting Vietnam for the past 20 years to help orphaned and disabled children, has just returned from her most rewarding trip yet.

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