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2 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

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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3 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | Patch.com

Vintage Huey Helicopter Finds Home at Veterans Museum in Holmdel

Vietnam War veterans gathered Tuesday to witness a 1964 Huey helicopter being trucked up the hill of the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Foundation's Museum & Educational Center in Holmdel.

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9 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Operation Comfort strives to help vets 'reinvent their dreams'

Wounded Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans Gabe Monreal, Yancy Baer and Chris Rosebrock set off March 31, 2014, from Da Nang, Vietnam on a six-day, 320-mile cycling trip to raise money for Vietnam veterans who want to return to Vietnam for the first time since the war, but cannot afford to make the trip.

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9 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Veterans bike through Vietnam to help heal wounds of war

Wounded Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans Gabe Monreal and Yancy Baer bicycle through central Vietnam as part of a recent six-day, 320-mile trip to raise money for Vietnam veterans who want to return for the first time since the war, but cannot afford to make the trip.

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11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

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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11 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

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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14 hrs ago | Asia News Network

Da Nang: Vietnam moves to protect sea territory

Vietnam has set up a fishing surveillance force to ensure the enforcement of fishing laws at sea.

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18 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

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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21 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

PM Vows More Support For Vietnam's Fisheries Sector

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said the government will issue a decree offering more support to the fisheries sector, Vietnam News Agency reported.

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Tue Apr 15, 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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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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Thanh Nein News

Human error blamed for melted steel accident that injured 13

One of 13 workers who were burned in an explosion at a steel factory in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau on April 14 Police said human error caused a crucible containing some 150 tons of molten steel to spill, setting off an explosion at a factory in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau last Friday.

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Reuters

Vietnam index ends near 2-wk low; investors cut losses

Vietnam's benchmark VN Index marked its fourth straight session of losses on Tuesday, dropping 1.68 percent to close near a two-week low as investors sold shares on expectation of further declines.

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Thanh Nein News

Fire destroys Diana's paper store in Vietnam capital

A fire destroyed Tuesday a facility belonging to Diana, a tampon manufacturer based at the Vinh Hung Industrial Park in Hanoi's Hoang Mai District.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnam to need at least $1.6 bln for educational overhaul

The education ministry has proposed a VND34.27 trillion plan to reform Vietnam's K-12 education over the next 10 years that drew criticism and questions from national lawmakers.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnamese girl beats rare skin disorder to walk again

Y Non is recovering from a rare skin disorder thanks to treatment at a national dermatology hospital in central Vietnam.

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Thanh Nein News

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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Thanh Nein News

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

Thanh Nein News

Vietnam needs to pay more to incentivize biomass power

Bagasse discharged from sugar cane extraction waits to be burned for power generation at Bourbon Tay Ninh Factory near Ho Chi Minh City.

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