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  1. 11 new hotels we can't wait to check into in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Lizard Island's villa interiors are a nod to Australia's Great Barrier Reef just outside. The earthy palette is accented by pops of coral, blue and gold.

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  2. SE Asia Stocks-Mostly up as U.S. Fed stance boosts sentimentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Most Southeast Asian stock markets continued their rally on Friday as global markets cheered the U.S. Federal Reserve's pledge to be "patient" in its interest rate decision. The Fed's signal "continues to be the positive catalyst that supports the global market rally," BNI Securities in Jakarta said in a research note on Friday.

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  3. Foreigners sit and watch as workers repaint the Saigon Central Post Office. Photo: Doc LapRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    Ho Chi Minh City is repainting its 123-year-old Central Post Office for the first time since the Vietnam War ended and fixing several leaks in its roof. The building's facade has been painted a golden yellow as well as the official color of Vietnam's postal service.

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  4. Southern Vietnam's temperatures reach season's record lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    The temperatures in southern Vietnam on Thursday dropped by 2-3 degrees Celsius to reach the lowest level in this dry season, according to the Southern Hydrometeorological Center. On Thursday morning the temperature in Ho Chi Minh City was 22 degrees Celsius, while in Dong Nai's Phuoc Long District it dropped to 19.4, and in Tay Ninh Province it was 20.5. The Southern Hydrometeorological Center said the weather in the south turned cool under the influence of a strengthened cold spell that hit northern Vietnam on Tuesday.

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  5. Rescuers drilling toward workers stuck in collapsed tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    ... over US$560,000 of other people's money... 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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  6. Vietnam industrial province attracts $1.7 bln in pledged FDI in 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    Authorities in Vietnam's industrial hub Binh Duong Province on Wednesday licensed 29 foreign-invested projects worth US$204 million. Sixteen new projects will take up $115 million of the registered capital.

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  7. Bodies found off southern Vietnam believed to be sailors of sunk bargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Thanh Nein News

    Boats of Soc Trang Province's Border Guard join the search for five sailors on a barge that sank off the coast of Bac Lieu Province on December 13. Photo credit: Nguoi Lao Dong A rescue vessel on Friday found two bodies believed to be those of sailors of a barge that sank in rough sea off Vietnam's southern coast last week. The SAR-272 vessel found the bodies some 20 km east of Hon Khoai , Ca Mau Province, at noon, according to the Nguyen Van Tuan, captain of the barge, said it was "very likely" that those were the bodies of his two crewmen.

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  8. MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | VietNam News

    Viet Nam won a gold medal at the xiangqi event at the World Mind Games in Beijing, China. Vietnamese students won four gold, three silver and two bronze medals at the ongoing 17th ASEAN University Games in Palembang, Indonesia.

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  9. Occupational diseases on the rise in Vietnam: ILORead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2013 | Thanh Nein News

    Rescuers work at the site of the collapse of a stone quarry in Nghe An Province on April 1, 2011 where twelve people were killed and five others were injured. Rock quarries in Vietnam are not only infamous for deadly work accidents, but are also responsible for an alarming rate of occupational diseases, the International Labor Organization says.

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  10. Ho Chi Minh City: Vietnam's focus on Trans-Pacific PartnershipRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    A meeting to review opportunities and challenges of the Trans-Pacific Partnership to the national economy was held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, yesterday. Representatives of the southern regions' business community highlighted the need for information support and legal guidelines to utilise investment and business opportunities in the context of the country's further integration into the world economy and Vietnam's participation in TPP. 9 comments

  11. Lam Dong: New rescue tunnels for trapped workers in VietnamRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    Two new rescue tunnels aim to reach the twelve workers trapped after the tunnel collapsed on Tuesday. The new tunnels, one on the left side and one on the right side of the tunnel, will bypass the debris that separated trapped workers from the rescuers, said Colonel Pham Van Ty, deputy head of the National Committee for Search and Rescue.

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  12. Vietnam Press-Dubai's Nakheel to continue $550 mln project in Vietnam - Dau TuRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Dubai property developer Nakheel said it would propose a plan to restart a delayed $550 million project in Vietnam's northern province of Quang Ninh in January, the Dau Tu newspaper reported. Chairman of Nakheel, Ali Rashid Lootah, and Quang Ninh authority in 2013 have signed a memorandum to continue the project, which was postponed due to financial issues after its groundbreaking in 2007, the report said. 9 comments

  13. Korean tourists flock to Nha TrangRead the original story

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    Approximately 60,000 holidaymakers from South Korea visited the central province of Khanh Hoa's Nha Trang city so far this year, double the 2013 number, the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism reported. The visitors typically stayed at three- to five-star hotels and resorts and used high-class services and products such as golf and mud baths, according to travel agencies.

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  14. German caravan trial approvedRead the original story

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the trial circulation of caravans of more than nine seats brought into Viet Nam by German tourists. This forms part of amendments to the Government's Decree No.152/2013/ND-CP dated November 4, 2013 on management of motor vehicles brought into Viet Nam by foreign tourists.

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  15. Ben Tre to host fourth coconut festRead the original story

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    The fourth Coconut Festival will take place in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre from April 7-13, the event's organising board reported. Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Tran Ngoc Tam said the festival honoured local coconut growers and the 100-year history of growing coconut in the locality.

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  16. Craft villages earn recognitionRead the original story

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    The central province of Quang Nam has recognised three villages as examples of traditional craft villages: Thanh Ha pottery village, Cua Khe fish sauce village and Porning brocade weaving village. In Thanh Ha village in Hoi An city, where the pottery trade developed from the late 15th century, there are many busy pottery workshops catering to visitors.

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  17. Convicted killer skips out on home incarceration, fails to appear at sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLKY-TV Louisville

    A convicted killer is on the run. Andreious Stokes was supposed to be sentenced Thursday morning, but he never showed up in court.

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  18. Father/daughter powerlifters take home records to SutherlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KPIC

    A father-daughter powerlifting duo in Sutherlin has made Oregon proud once again at the World Association of Bench Pressers and Dead Lifters in Las Vegas. A year ago Nick Barriman and his daughter Rian brought home world championship titles in powerlifting, and now the father-daughter duo has brought home more titles to add to their list.

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  19. Derby The Dog Got A 3D Printed Prosthetic Leg & Ran With ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Refinery 29

    The future of animal prosthetics is here and we'd like you meet patient zero. His name is Derby, and thanks to some remarkable 3D technology, he's now able to run.

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  20. Computer Science in Vietnam: Counting Down to the Hour of CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Switched

    In early December, tens of millions of people around the globe, including here in Vietnam, will be coming together to learn basic programming skills in the Hour of Code , a global movement spanning over 180 countries. Nearly 40 million people have participated in the Hour of Code since the program began last year, some of them taught by industry luminaries like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates.

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