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  1. See inside Detroit's $92 million David Whitney Building redevelopment, opening in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | MLive.com

    Pains were taken to preserve as much of the integral components of the 99-year-old David Whitney Building at the foot of downtown Detroit as possible. Developers "worked very diligently" to preserve the marble, mahogany and terracotta that makes up the opulent grand rotunda and main lobby of the Daniel Burnham-designed building, David Di Rita, a principal with The Roxbury Group, told the media on a tour of the $92 million redevelopment Wednesday.

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  2. Vietnam company has not yet given information on questionable oil: FDARead the original story

    1 hr ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    FDA Interim Director-General Chiang Yu-mei said that since Oct. 11, the bureau has been asking Dai Hanh Phuc Co. to confirm whether the beef tallow and coconut International Group was made for human consumption.

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  3. Kobane May Be an Example, Just Not One That the US IntendsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

    ... to Save It "Winning" in Kobane accomplishes nothing really. The city is nearly destroyed , reminding one of the Vietnam war-era remark that it was necessary to destroy the village of Ben Tre to "save it." Over 200,000 refugees have left the city, ...

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  4. Recruits for Class of 2014 welcomed by PwC Channel IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    As part of this year's 'Class of 2014', the Jersey and Guernsey offices of PwC have welcomed a total of 18 new recruits in Guernsey and 19 in Jersey. The new faces, who are all now embarking on a three year training programme to gain professional qualifications, reflect a wealth of home-grown talent, including school leavers who excelled at A-Levels and local graduates with strong degrees.

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  5. CVSa s Fake War on the Tobacco IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    CVS has spent the last eight months asking that question of smokers across the country as the drug store chain has engaged in a conscious uncoupling from tobacco products by wiping them off its shelves . And now, the pharmacy giant is taking things a step further.

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  6. At TPP, Vietnam, developing nations come under US onslaught on affordable cancer treatmentsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... activists said this move threatens access to affordable cancer treatments, particularly in developing countries like Vietnam, where the average person earns less than $15 a day. "One of the most frightening revelations in the text is a proposal to ...

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  7. psychologist explores how meaningfulness cultivates well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stanford

    Research led by Stanford Professor Jennifer Aaker indicates that making good choices often depends on knowing the difference between happiness and meaningfulness. a social psychologist at Stanford Graduate School of Business, recently organized a collection of research papers on meaningfulness for the Journal of Consumer Research .

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  8. Customs officers inspect pellet guns seized from a cargo ship. Photo: Nguyen LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    ... found two sailors, Pham Xi and Dinh Duc Phuc, bought the rifles in Indonesia and intended to resell them in Vietnam. The 2,500-ton Me Kong ship is owned by Gia Long Shipping and Trading Company in Ho Chi Minh City. In related case, HCMC police have ...

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  9. Vietnam: Vietnam - EFL TeacherRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | TEFL.com

    ... - we also work in local Primary Schools. - Full support in acclimatising to life and the culture of southern Vietnam. - Australian full-time staff member who will be available to support you in any aspect of your stay. - Exceptional students; ...

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  10. CVS tacks tobacco payment to prescription networkRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    First, CVS Health pulled tobacco from its store shelves. Now, it plans to make some customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that sell smokes.

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  11. Royal Brunei Airlines grows by 6.8% in 2013; signs deal with British Airways for UK accessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anna.aero

    As part of its 2014 expansion, Royal Brunei Airlines resumed services on the 1,120-kilometre sector to Ho Chi Minh City with four weekly flights on 17 October. The route, which was last served in October 2011, was celebrated at the Vietnamese airport with a ribbon cutting and a press conference. 1 comment

  12. Royal Brunei Airlines returns to Ho Chi Minh CityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Anna.aero

    Royal Brunei Airlines on 17 October resumed service between Bandar Seri Begawan and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The 1,120-kilometre route will be operated four times weekly by the airline's A319s and A320s and faces no direct competition.

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  13. Following Bourdain around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    ... Hoi An used to be one of the major trading centers in Southeast Asia. Now it's a popular tourist destination in Vietnam with views of Cua Dai Beach. Kimling Lam captured this photo of a woman biking through the city's Old Quarter. Christina ...

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  14. SE Asia Stocks-Inflows lift Philippine, Indonesia; Thai energy shares upRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... worth 45 billion rupiah ($3.75 million), including foreign buying of Telkom Indonesia and Bank Rakyat Indonesia. Vietnam extended its rising streak to three sessions amid gains of some blue-chips. Singapore and Malaysia were shut for a market ...

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  15. Buckwheat draws tourists to Vietnam's northern mountainous regionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Buckwheat, a plant that was widely cultivated by H'Mong people in Vietnam's northern mountainous region in the past, is now attracting tourists to the areas for the beauty of its flower. Several decades ago, the H'Mong ethnic communities in the northern provinces of Cao Bang, Lao Cai and Ha Giang cultivated buckwheat for its grain-like seeds.

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  16. Vietnamese tenants killed in blaze at Taiwanese buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... through a complicated process that is... Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr. 1, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39255738 - Fax: (84-8) 39255901 Email: admin@thanhniennews.com Thanh Nien is the tribune of Vietnam's Youth ...

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  17. Ho Chi Minh City hospital discharges untreated wastewaterRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... through a complicated process that is... Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr. 1, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39255738 - Fax: (84-8) 39255901 Email: admin@thanhniennews.com Thanh Nien is the tribune of Vietnam's Youth ...

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  18. VietJetAir starts new domestic routeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Anna.aero

    ... Tho service launched on 17 October with speeches at both ends of the route. The daily A320 service will compete with Vietnam Airlines' existing twice-daily service. VietJetAir has added a new domestic route from Hanoi (HAN) to Can Tho (VCA). The ... 2 comments

  19. A long crack on the brand-new Noi Bai - Lao Cai Expressway. Photo: Mai HaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    South Korea's Keangnam Enterprise has promised to repair the cracks and sinkage in a newly-opened expressway in northern Vietnam it built, blaming the damage on the loose foundation. The US$1.5-billion, 245-km Noi Bai-Lao Cai Expressway, which connects Hanoi with the rural northwest, made headlines after cracks opened up just a few days after it opened to traffic on September 21. "This incident caused a public outcry and badly affected the prestige of the Ministry of Transport, the investor Vietnam Expressway Corporation, and Keangnam," Hae-Nam Jang, chairman and CEO of Keangnam Enterprise Ltd., admitted in a letter sent recently to Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang.

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  20. Official clears Vietnam exporter in Taiwan oil scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Dai Hanh Phuc Company in Ho Chi Minh City in a screen grab from the Focus Taiwan News Channel website. Vietnam's top food safety official has cleared a local company of complicity in Taiwan's latest cooking oil scandal by saying the recycled oil it had exported was not meant for human consumption.

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