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35 min ago | The Straits Times
Saline water renders farmlands in Vietnam very dry and useless. Salt concentrations in the groundwater have been measured up to 3:1,000, far higher than Health Ministry guidelines which stipulate that salt concentration levels must be less than 0.3 per thousand to be safe for daily use.
4 hrs ago | The Nation
Bilateral trade between Vietnam and Thailand is expected to increase by 20 per cent per year to reach US$15 billion by 2020, according to Nguyen Van Tuan, head of the International Relations Department of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
10 hrs ago | Marlborough Express
MEDICAL SERVICE: Gerard Verkaaik shows wife Joy Verkaaik the report of his medical laboratory services in Vietnam, one of many recounted in the new book, No Front Line - Inside Stories of New Zealand's Vietnam War .
11 hrs ago | The Nation
Documents had confirmed the birth dates of farmers Cao Vien, 106, and Vu Thi Hai, 100, according to the Vietnam Guiness Book Centre, its director Le Tran Truong An told dpa.
15 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News
The Vietnamese government dismissed rumors that tens of thousands of Chinese workers are currently employed at the industrial zone where three Chinese workers were killed in riots last May. Amid rising unemployment, stories published by several media outlets this week alleged that Taiwan's Formosa Plastics Group planned to add 10,000 Chinese ... (more)
I have covered some of everything over the past 26 years of news reporting, from my alma mater U.C. Berkeley to the Great Hall of the People in Beijing where I followed Communist officials for the Japanese news agency Kyodo.
The Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Nguyen Tan Dung, meets with Gen.
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Relevant agencies are seeking central government approval to waive tourist visa requirements for France, Germany, the UK, Spain, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, India and Canada.
Linfox Chairman, Peter Fox said the work with Phu Bia Mining, the Lao-registered subsidiary of Australian copper and gold producer PanAust Ltd, represented a significant expansion of Linfox's scale in the region.
Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd and UBI Tower Sole Member Limited established the joint venture company named MES-UBI Heavy Industries Company Limited which manufactures the pressure vessels installed in the refinery and petrochemical plants with obtaining the Vietnamese government approval dated at April 23, 2014, then MES-UBI started ... (more)
A cafA© owner in the beach town of Vung Tau was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for shaving a female waitress' head and coercing her into a tattoo parlor in a jealous rage.
A top official of China's Communist Party told a special envoy from Vietnam on Tuesday the two neighbors should try to rebuild their battered ties after a flare-up over sovereignty in the South China Sea, the official Xinhua news agency said.
The morning run was particularly eventful. I closed my eyes and reflected on four books I'm reading that have been enriching in different ways.
Packs of cocaine found in the luggage of a Russian passenger at Tan Son Nhat Airport on Tuesday.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:34 pm
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