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1 hr ago | Thanh Nein News

Southeast Asia IPOs to debt deals seen picking up by Maybank

Shoppers sit in front of the Siam Center shopping mall in Bangkok, Thailand. The country's economy is showing signs of recovery after a military coup in May. Increasing share and debt sales in Malaysia and Singapore and growing stability in Thailand are set to underpin a pickup in investment banking in Southeast Asia in the rest of the year, ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

14 charged in biggest Ho Chi Minh City drug case of 2013

Ho Chi Minh City investigators called for charges against 14 people undercover investigators tracked for months during the biggest drug smuggling case of 2013.

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9 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

Lt. Gen. among 3 killed in car crash in northern Vietnam

A file photo of Lieutenant General Nguyen Xuan Tu, deputy head of the Force Construction Department at the Ministry of Public Security.

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13 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Emir, PM congratulate Vietnam president

DOHA: HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent Tuesday a cable of congratulations to the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Troung Tan Sang on the occasion of his country's National Day.

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13 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

Thomas Hofmann

Thomas "Tom" Hofmann, 69, of Hampton, passed peacefully Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, surrounded by those who loved him and cared for him during his illness.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Korean News

Kim Yong Nam Greets President of Vietnam

Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, Monday sent a message of greeting to Truong Tan Sang, president of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of its founding.

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Korean News

Pak Pong Ju Greets Vietnamese PM

DPRK Premier Pak Pong Ju Monday sent a message of greeting to Nguyen Tan Dung, prime minister of Vietnam, on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

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Pnompenh Post

Vietnamese carriers test routes over Cambodia

Two Vietnamese airlines have reportedly commenced flight simulations of routes over Cambodian airspace in an effort to cut travel time between that country's two major cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh.

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Thanh Nein News

Visitors camp inside Son Doong Cave overnight. Photo credit: Oxalis Company

Adventure tours to Vietnam's Son Doong Cave -- the largest cave in the world -- has been suspended starting September 1. Authorities in the north-central province of Quang Binh made their announcement following the the conclusion of a one-year pilot tourism program involving a single vendor.

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ABS-CBN News

Dumaguete among world's 'best places to retire'

MANILA Dumaguete, the capital of Negros Oriental in Central Visayas, is among the best places to retire around the world, according to the 2014 Retire Overseas Index released by the Overseas Retirement Letter.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnam court reprieves dog thief murderers

The Supreme People's Court has reduced jail terms for six of ten people convicted of beating two suspected dogs thieves to death in the north-central province of Quang Tri.

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Thanh Nein News

Traffic police vehicle injures three in HCMC

A small truck from the Tan Tuc Traffic Police Unit in Binh Chanh District, Ho Chi Minh City, plunged into a concrete barrier on National Highway 1A on August 30 A traffic police truck crashed into two motorbikes, injuring two young women and a man in a Ho Chi Minh City suburb on Saturday.

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Bangkok Post

Jetstar Pacific starts flying to Bangkok

Vietnam's no-frills carrier Jetstar Pacific will begin a daily flight between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok on Dec 10. The move marks a further international network expansion of the airline which until recently focused on the domestic market in direct competition with arch rival VietJet Air.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

VietNam News

Spice of kings' at risk of disappearing

Cinnamon, which once enriched people in Thanh Hoa, is now difficult to find. Duc Loi and Trung Hieu meet the local "kings of cinnamon".

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TEFL.com

Vietnam: Teaching Positions in September 2014 Onwards at Ama-(Cleverlearn) Vung Tau Viet Nam

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WireNews+Co

Vietnam's National Day

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to congratulate the people of Vietnam as you celebrate your National Day on September 2. Our relationship has grown in ways many would never have predicted.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnam's honest kid returns over $4,000 to tourist

A Hanoi tourist visiting the coastal resort town of Da Lat got lucky after an honest boy brought his lost wallet to the police.

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Thanh Nein News

A coastal village in southern Vietnam reinvents pottery--without the wheel

A statue depicts a Cham girl performing a traditional Apsara dance. The statue is situated in a large vase shell and serves as a decorative fountain.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Ho Chi Minh City to restore and relocate iconic statues to make way for subway hub

The historic Ben Thanh Market roundabout featuring a statue and a bust will be removed for a subway project.

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The Telegraph

Sushma pullout makes China, Russia uneasy

Indian and Japanese schoolchildren play at the Global Indian International School in Tokyo on Friday, a day before Narendra Modi arrives on a five-day visit.

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