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  1. William T. 'Bill' Prime Jr., crane operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    William T. "Bill" Prime Jr., a retired crane operator and Vietnam veteran, died Thursday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of cancer. He was 73. The son of William T. Prime Sr., a crane operator, and Stella Catherine Prime, a homemaker, William Thomas Prime Jr. was born in Baltimore and raised in Hamilton.


  2. Opening airports to foreign investors may harm Vietnam security, experts warnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Under the tentative plan, the sole airport on the southern resort island of Phu Quoc can be even put up for sale as a whole. Economist Pham Chi Lan said the government should not offer airport operating rights to foreign investors, warning that they are likely to transfer the rights to others, which might put national security at risk.


  3. Now very few people know and use biogasoline in Vietnam. Photo: Ngoc ThangRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    The sole pump for E5, a biofuel product that Vietnam has tried to promote the past five years, is deserted Customers are patiently queuing in very long lines for the popular 92-RON gasoline, refusing to adopt the new product. The situation is not much different at other Hanoi gas stations selling the blend, with 5 percent of cassava-based ethanol.


  4. Malaysia paper names VN top country for travelers in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    Viet Nam is one of the "top countries for travelers in 2015", according to The Star, a daily Malaysian newspaper. Special events and shows for tourists will be held at the country's monuments and cultural heritage sites such as the imperial fortress of Thang Long.


  5. Gary Phillips has come a long way after NSL title wins, now he wants...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Port Moresby, Nuku'alofa, Kota Kinabalu and Da Nang are among the more exotic stamps in Australian coach Gary Phillips' passport. And, all going well, the destination of Rio de Janeiro will be added in two years time.


  6. The Americanization of VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WTVY Dothan

    The 50th anniversary of the start of the ground war in Vietnam is next month. It's been two decades since the U.S. and Vietnam restored diplomatic relations. 2 comments

  7. Anniversary has many looking back, reflectingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star-Telegram.com

    It was nothing for him to see helicopters flying overhead as a young boy considering the close proximity to nearby Fort Wolters. Little did he know as a youngster that one day he would be on board one, flying over a country he had only seen on a map, or heard about in a passing geography class.


  8. XP Day Vietnam, Da Nang and Ha Noi, April 18-19 2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Vanderburg.org

    Original Post: XP Day Vietnam, Da Nang and Ha Noi, April 18-19 2015 Feed Title: Scrum Expert Feed URL: http://feeds.feedburner.com/ScrumExpert Feed Description: Resources, News and Tools for the ScrumMasters, Product Owners and Agile Developers XP Day Vietnam series of two one-day conferences on eXtreme Programming and Agile that will take place in Da Nang and Ha Noi. This event provides a chance for the participants to share their passion on Agile practices, exchange new practical skills, hands-on exercise and extreme experience.


  9. Vietnam Shipping Industry Looks BullishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Marine News

    The port of Ho ChiMinh City is expected to lead the way in terms of tonnage throughput handled in 2015. The port of Da Nang, however, is expected to outperform the larger Ho Chi Minh City port in terms of box sphere growth , says a recent report from Business Monitor International.


  10. Vietnamese-Americans celebrate TetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | San Jose Mercury News

    The line for the pork buns was six deep before the parade dragon had even put its head on. Vietnamese pop music filled the Expo Hall like a 45,000-square-foot jukebox.


  11. Vietnamese-Americans celebrate Tet in San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Contra Costa Times

    The line for the pork buns was six deep before the parade dragon had even put its head on. Vietnamese pop music filled the Expo Hall like a 45,000-square-foot jukebox.


  12. Lyn Mills' social event of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Canberra City News

    THE Fred Hollows story is one to make us proud. He was an ophthalmologist who made a difference on an international scale that is a continuing legacy to this man of vision whose foundation has restored vision to millions.


  13. MoreRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | VietNam News

    Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong offered incense in tribute to late President Ho Chi Minh at House No. 67 in Hanoi on February 16 on the occasion of the traditional Lunar New Year .


  14. High Prevalence of Hepatitis Delta Virus among Persons Who Inject Drugs, VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    To the Editor: Hepatitis delta virus is a small RNA virus that infects and persists only in persons whose samples test positive for hepatitis B surface antigen . Phylogenetic analysis has revealed 8 HDV genotypes with evidence of distinct global geographic distributions and pathogenicity .


  15. 5 safe havens for a Tet breakawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Thanh Nein News

    In recent years, it is often hit by cold spells over the first months of the year, thus being fully covered with snow. It is a highly-appreciated change for visitors coming from other places where it is always warm and sunny.


  16. Pentagon marks 50th anniversary of Viet Nam war with multi-million dollar re-write of historyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | War Is A Crime

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the landing of U.S. ground troops in Da Nang, Vietnam, the beginning of the American War in Vietnam. To observe it, the Pentagon is undertaking a multi-million dollar campaign to rewrite and whitewash the history of that war.


  17. Life at a landfill: Waste pickers try to dig their future out of poverty in Da NangRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Thanh Nein News

    A landfill site on the outskirts of Da Nang has drawn more scrap collectors these last days of the lunar year. As many people throw out a lot of their old stuff, these pickers just hope they will find a few things here that they can exchange for a couple extra bucks to start the new year with.


  18. Vietnam's 'King of Danang' Nguyen Ba Thanh mourned by allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | South China Morning Post

    Lunar New Year celebrations were being toned down in Da Nang this week as the central Vietnamese city mourned the death of a former top official. A widely admired senior figure in the country's ruling Communist Party, Thanh, known as "the King of Da Nang ", enjoyed rare personal popularity in a nation better known for bureaucratic apparatchiks.As the city mourned his loss, the Lunar New Year fireworks were among the events cancelled this week.


  19. Giant FEC Opens in Vietnam With 14 Duckpin LanesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    The 157,000-square-foot indoor and 2.5-acre outdoor FEC is located Da Nang, midway between Hanoi and Ho Chi Ming City . It has a metropolitan area of 1 million and is a popular tourist location for Vietnamese and foreigners alike with its beaches, 5-star resorts and less crowded and laid back lifestyle.


  20. Vietnam's top anti-corruption official loses cancer battle, dies at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Thanh Nein News

    Nguyen Ba Thanh, head of the Central Interior Commission and the former populist leader of Da Nang, in a file photo. He passed away at 1 p.m. on February 13 in Da Nang after a nine-month battle with cancer.