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BANGKOK, Thailand -- Vietnam erased online news by the British Broadcasting Corp. and other media about protesters toppling a Vladimir Lenin statue in Ukraine, because it "struck a nerve" among Vietnam's communist regime amid possible concerns about statues of Ho Chi Minh, the BBC said.
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Copycats of many Vietnamese gadgets have been smuggled to Vietnam from China, leaving the real companies to deal with poor quality complaints, even bankruptcy.
Nguyen Cong Tri, Vietnam's most prominent designer, at the launch of his latest collection 'Thank you Saigon', on November 1. Photo by Kinh Can Hoang Minh Ha was the only Vietnamese designer at the renowned Tiffany's Fashion Week Paris last September, becoming one of the select few designers from the Southeast Asian country to join a non-diplomatic ... (more)
Vung Tau is a popular destination for domestic tourist at weekends when thousands of people from Sai Gon flock to Vung Tau to stay away from the heat.
The ASEAN Furniture Inds. Council has announced the dates of six furniture shows in Southeast Asia as part of a strategy to better promote the region's trade show circuit.
Four Taiwanese-invested companies have been included on this year's list of the 500 largest enterprises in Vietnam, which was recently unveiled by Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company and Vietnam Net.
As protesters in gathered in the Ukrainian capital Kiev in late November, the authorities in Vietnam probably gave little thought to a story unfolding thousands of miles away.
John Kerry leaves Wednesday on his ninth trip to the Mideast as Secretary of State to resume talks with Israel and the Palestinians aimed at crafting a final status agreement to end the decades-long conflict.
Photo by Kim Tri Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security has backed the Defense Ministry's plan to import fireworks for the Tet holiday, but many government officials have not, arguing that the move is "unnecessary" and "wasteful."
Vietnam made a reasonable choice of vaccines for its free vaccination program for children under one considering its economic status and resources, a pediatric expert said.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry is to make his first visit to the Philippines since taking office to see first-hand the damage left by last month's typhoon, and will also tour Vietnam where he fought during the war.
A concert titled "French Night" featuring artists from France and outstanding works of French and other composers will be held at the Ho Chi Minh City Opera House Sunday.
Thai men hold durians at a warehouse in Tien Giang Province, where the fruits are to be soaked in perservatives and smuggled to China and Indonesia.
The Drug Administration of Vietnam has ordered tests on products made by US cosmetics company Revlon following reports they contain cancer-causing chemicals.