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  1. Dog thief suspects crash into truck, 3 dead dogs foundRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Police investigate the scene of an accident on Tuesday in Da Nang City. Three dead dogs and some dog poison are found in a bag carried with the two victims, police say.

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  2. Phu Quoc Airport on the southern resort island of Phu Quoc. Photo: Mai VongRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Following the transport ministry's refrain over the past month that it plans to privatize infrastructure, including seaports and airports, economists have said local investors should be its first choice. Vietnamese businesses, many of whom have proved to be capable, can help the economy grow and at the same time allay concerns about national security when it comes to projects in "sensitive" locations, they said.

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  3. Former POW tells how he survivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2004 | Stars and Stripes

    Retired Lt. Col. Ben Purcell still has some of the items with him when he was released from 62 months of captivity in Viet Cong prison camps from 1968 to 1972.

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  4. Public invited to free screening of 'Last Days in Vietnam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    A free screening of 'Last Days of Vietnam' will take place April 11. Here's a photo from those days, showing South Vietnamese Marines leaping in panic aboard a cutter from an LST in Danang Harbor in Da Nang, Vietnam, April 1, 1975 as they are evacuated from the city, shortly before its fall to the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese. Cutters in turn hauled them south to Cam Ranh Bay.

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  5. MoreRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | VietNam News

    Salt producers in coastal Mekong Delta provinces have incurred losses since salt prices have gone plummeted in the past month. Earlier this month Japanese multinational media and digital marketing communications firm Dentsu Aegis Network signed an agreement to acquire a stake in Emerald Co.

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  6. Archaeologists discover Cham relics, prayer rooms at construction site in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    Archaeologists said they have discovered Cham relics and structures dating back to the 9th century during site clearance work for a highway project in the central province of Quang Nam. Dr. Le Dinh Phung, a senior official of the Institute of Archaeology, said they have unearthed 20 pits along the construction site of Da Nang-Quang Ngai Highway since January this year.

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  7. From The Republican archives: Images of Page 1 from the past 50 years, week March 29 - April 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | MassLive.com

    Thirty years ago this week 2,500 to 3,000 people had to be evacuated from the northern sections of Greenfield after tanker cars derailed and started to burn. Students from several schools were evacuated to the middle school as firefighters waited for the alcohol-fueled fire to burn itself out.

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  8. Major overpass opens to traffic in Da NangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Thanh Nein News

    The design of the Nga ba Hue overpass was inspired by the shapes of linga and yoni -- symbols of Lord Shiva in Hinduism. File photo A three-level overpass, costing US$93 million to build, was inaugurated Sunday in the central city of Da Nang.

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  9. Vietnam placed top of outsourcing location indexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The China Post

    Vietnam has become the world's top outsourcing location for the first time in terms of costs, risks and operating conditions, according to a study by global real estate consultant Cushman & Wakefield. Cushman & Wakefield's annual global report "Where in the World? Business Process Outsourcing & Shared Service Location Index" assesses factors likely to affect the successful operation of BPO functions around the world.

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  10. HCM City: Vietnam tops outsourcing location indexRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Asia News Network

    Vietnam has become the world's top outsourcing location for the first time in terms of costs, risks and operating conditions, according to a study by global real estate consultant Cushman & Wakefield. Cushman & Wakefield's annual global report "Where in the World? Business Process Outsourcing & Shared Service Location Index" assesses factors likely to affect the successful operation of BPO functions around the world.

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  11. Railway ticket discounts on offer until May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | VietNam News

    Ha Noi and Sai Gon Railway Passenger Transport Companies are offering promotions on routes from Ha Noi to HCM City, Ha Noi to Da Nang and Ha Noi to Vinh. The price will be cut by around 20 per cent.

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  12. HCM City dominate diving compsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | VietNam News

    Athletes from HCM City won the diving events at the National Swimming and Diving Championships, which concluded yesterday in Hue. As the national sports hub, the city's team had no difficulty in grabbing six gold, three silver and seven bronze medals after three days of competitions.

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  13. Vietnam vet calls Thomasville a 'special place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Thomasville Times

    ... Him. And he told me to go, because this is what God wanted." Soon afterwards he found himself on his way to Da Nang, Vietnam in a C131. Da Nang was 8,802 miles and a world away. People lived in cardboard boxes and resorted to selling drugs and ...

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  14. Deadly scaffold collapse kills at least a dozen in VietnamRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Big News Network.com

    HANOI, Vietnam -- At least a dozen construction workers were killed and several were hurt in the northern coast of Vietnam Wednesday attempting to build a scaffold that collapsed on them -- and many more became trapped beneath the rubble, officials said. The workers were building the scaffold approximately 130 feet high in the Ha Tinh Steel Complex Son Duong Port, and was contracted by a labor group in Da Nang, Thanhnien News reported.

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  15. Vietjet Air plane breaks down on runway, trapping passengers for 2 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Thanh Nein News

    A Vietjet Air airplane broke down on a runway at Ho Chi Minh City's Tan Son Nhat Airport. Photo credit: cand An airplane of low-cost carrier Vietjet Air broke down on a runway soon after landing at Ho Chi Minh City's Tan Son Nhat airport on Wednesday, leaving its passengers stuck on board for nearly two hours.

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  16. Scaffold collapse kills at least 14 at Taiwan's Formosa steel complex in central VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Thanh Nein News

    A scaffolding collapse at Vung Ang Economic Zone in Ha Tinh Province late Tuesday has killed at least 14 construction workers and injured tens of others, officials said. Nguyen Huy Tang of the Ha Tinh border guard said the accident occurred at around 8 p.m. when the workers were building the scaffold, which stood between 30 meters to 40 meters high, in the Ha Tinh Steel Complex & Son Duong Port, invested by Formosa Plastics Group.

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  17. Local veterans keep fighting against PTSDRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    In 1965, Bill Pitts was an 18-year-old, growing up much too fast. During Christmas of that year, he was a Naval officer providing gunfire support on a vessel in the South China Sea, bombing Da Nang Harbor.

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  18. 10 must-see places to visit in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Newsday

    ... using traveler review ratings on accommodations, restaurants and attractions. From the tranquil beaches in Da Nang, Vietnam, to the historic city of Kazan, Russia, here are 10 must-see places to visit in 2015.

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  19. My Khe Beach in the central city of Da Nang. Photo credit: DPARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Thanh Nein News

    Investopia asks rhetorically: Why would you go halfway around the world to retire in Da Nang, Nha Trang and Da Lat? It goes on to provide the answer: Because it's cheap and charming. Situated on the East Sea at the mouth of the Han River, Da Nang is home to Vietnam's best golf course and a long, beautiful beach, the Canada-based financial education website says.

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  20. The pigtailed macaque in the new home. Photo credit: Da Nang Forest rangers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Thanh Nein News

    Forest rangers in Da Nang on Monday said they has captured a monkey accused of attacking dozens of tourists after five days playing tag with the animal around a mountain. The pig-tailed macaque, which has reportedly hurt many tourists since late last year, was anesthetized on Sunday, officers of Son Tra-Ngu Hanh Son Forest Protection Division said.

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