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Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has issued a decree making April 21 every year as Vietnam Book Day to promote the culture of reading and in recognition of the efforts of book authors, publishers and distributors in Vietnam.
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7 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News
A photo of Kwon Ji-yeon, who was rescued from the sunk South Korean ferry, was circulated on Twitter to find her relatives.
10 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News
A motorcyclist pasts the central province of Binh Dinh's Nhon Hoi Economic Zone, where a US$21.5-billion refinery is planned A Thai-invested oil refinery, planned to be set up in the central province of Binh Dinh, has pared its estimated invested from US$28.7 billion to $21.5 billion.
14 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News
During US Senator Patrick Leahy's visit to Hanoi on Thursday, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung suggested both legislative bodies enhance their cooperation to promote a swift recognition of Vietnam as a market economy.
Ho Chi Minh City police are still investigating the cause of a fire at a department store that killed a married couple Thursday morning.
Wounded Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans Yancy Baer and David Lau bicycle up the Hai Van Pass in central Vietnam April 1, 2014, to raise money for Vietnam veterans who want to return for the first time since the war but who cannot afford to make the trip.
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Work to clean Agent Orange-contaminated soil began at Da Nang city airport Saturday as the U.S. and Vietnamese governments pushed on with efforts to undo the damage caused by a herbicide deployed by U.S. forces during the Vietnam war.
The government has ordered the central bank to cut interest rates to increase sluggish credit rates and reduce business closures, but economists say the country should not seek to increase credit growth at any cost since credit quality is more inportant than just numbers.
Truong Thi Sinh, 49, shows a bruise she sustained during a clash with police on April 10. Photo: Nguyen Dung Farmers in northern Vietnam claim they attacked police and government officials last week because the officers insisted on seizing land that residents had worked hard to clear decades ago.
Vietnam's benchmark VN Index closed 2.58 percent down on Friday at 565.33 points, its lowest level since Feb. 12, boosted by strong selling from major investors and more falls were expected next week as the market lacked supportive news, analysts said.
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The words 'five star' have become fairly meaningless in the modern tropical travel world: most high end hotels have all the amenities, to warrant such a ranking, but little heart.
Authorities at all levels need to work together with the whole society to provide vocational training and create jobs for people with disabilities, Vietnam Deputy Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Nguyen Trong Dam said.
Rendering of a bridge on a section of the North-South Highway which links Ben Luc Town in the Mekong Delta and Long Thanh District, Dong Nai Province.
A photo taken in the afternoon of April 17 shows two students in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province stand inside the barricade rope to watch a bomb unearthed two days ago.
Nguyen Van Khoe, former chairman of Hoc Mon District People's Committee being escorted out of a courtroom in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday The country's highest court increased the jail term of a Ho Chi Minh City official convicted of taking kickbacks on Thursday.