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2 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

Technicians suspended in latest Vietnam Airlines' incident

A technical team has been suspended after a Vietnam Airlines plane was found missing a case protecting its brake cooling fan.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Reuters

Vietnam Press-Ho Chi Minh City Securities' Q1 net profit nearly doubles - Lao Dong

Ho Chi Minh City Securities Corp's net profit nearly doubled in the first quarter of 2014, the Lao Dong newspaper reported.

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Vietnamese builders catching up with, surpassing foreign rivals

Ho Chi Minh City-based construction company Hoa Binh has taken over several stages of construction at Sunrise City, a luxury housing project in the city, from Korea's Kumho.

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Poor kids let to tell Vietnam rural stories thru photos

Thousands of locals laughed at the sight of themselves and their neighborhoods, captured through the lenses of their little children.

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Mongolia keen on garment sector cooperation with Vietnam

Mongolia is keen on cooperation in the garment and textile sector with Vietnam, especially with the Ho Chi Minh City, Regzenda Sandag, Vice Director of Department of Light Industry Policy Implementation and Coordination, under the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry, Government of Mongolia, has said.

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Color outside the lines

Nguyen Thi Hue Huu guides a kid at her first free art class inside Huu La La shop at 98 Nguyen Du Street in Ho Chi Minh City on April 6. The second class will be held on April 19, 2014.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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40 years on, Vietnam orphanage prospers from Xmas card revenue

Students at SOS Da Lat, which was opened by Vietnamese professors in France in 1974 to help orphans and others in difficult situations.

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ACB founder pleads not guilty to Vietnam fraud, tax dodge

Nguyen Duc Kien , a founder of Asia Commercial Bank, answers questions from the judges during a trial in Hanoi on April 16 Nguyen Duc Kien, a founder of Asia Commercial Bank, pleaded not guilty to fraudulently taking assets, tax evasion and other crimes that partly caused losses the Vietnamese lender estimates at VND8.67 trillion .

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At least 5 killed in Vietnam highway crash

At least five people, including one foreigner, died after a bus carrying 13 passengers collided with a water tanker on an expressway between Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta on Wednesday morning.

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Hospitality Net

Windsor Property Management Group Corporation Selects Newmarket...

Windsor Property Management Group Corporation , a leading Vietnamese hospitality and property management group, has selected the sophisticated technology solution Delphi from NewmarketA International, Inc .

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Ho Chi Minh City promotes community-based drug detox

Ho Chi Minh City authorities opened a methadone treatment center on Tuesday and continued to push a trial project to provide community-based drug treatment despite the fact that it has not been as effective as expected.

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Sham plastic surgeons back in action in Vietnam

Doan Cong Hiep and Tran Quang Dung have provided dangerous plastic surgeries in Ho Chi Minh City and have damaged the bodies of many women Two con men whose Ho Chi Minh City cosmetic surgery clinic was shut down last April for malpractice are back in business, a victim said.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Voice of America

With an Eye on TPP, Garment Companies Flock to Vietnam

But Cambodia faces labor strikes. The Thai government suffers endless protests. Burma, also known as Myanmar, needs infrastructure updates.

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The Y factor

Singer Anh Thuy , who disguised as Huyen Minh in a performance on The X-Factor Vietnam competition, aired March 30. Photo courtesy of Lao Dong She was sitting pretty, having won a lot of support from judges and the audience, both for having a good voice and for fighting to overcome her adverse circumstances, working as a waitress in a cafe.

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Vietnam commercial hub plans to triple residents income by 2025

Ho Chi Minh City plans to triple its average GDP per capital in 2025. Photo courtesy of Thoi bao Kinh te Saigon Online Ho Chi Minh City announced a ten year plan, on Monday, targeting to triple its residents' average annual income while investing heavily in road projects.

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Vietnam metro to tackle floods with ponds, lakes

Children walk on flooded Calmette Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City. The city is considering a plan to build underground water tanks and dig lakes to store rainwater in a controversial effort to tackle inundation.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Sub aborts search for MH370 when ocean proves too deepSub aborts...

The robotic submarine sent to look for the missing Malaysian jetliner deep in the Indian Ocean aborted its mission when the search area proved beyond its 15,000-foot limit, Australian authorities Students from an international school in east China city Zhuji pray for the passengers onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 by lighting candles on March ... (more)

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Vietnam city police hunting for 2 behind "boldest" smuggling

Ten containers of contraband from China, which were smuggled in last December by Ho Sam Dung and Tran Thi Thu Sang, being checked by Ho Chi Minh City officers.

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Malaysian National News Agency

AirAsia Introduces 3 New International Routes From Johor Baharu Hub

KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 -- AirAsia has introduced three new international routes from its hub in Johor Baharu, connecting the southern region to Yogyakarta and Lombok in Indonesia, and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, to provide the Johor Baharu community with more destination choices for travel.

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Medical News Today

Study shows high prevalence of knee osteoarthritis in Vietnam

A study undertaken in Vietnam for the first time reveals the high prevalence of knee osteoarthritis, showing that roughly a third of Vietnamese men and women over the age of 40 are affected.

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