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3 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | VietNam News

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The Department of Network Security was officially opened in Ha Noi on Thursday to keep an eye on Viet Nam's internet traffic.

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10 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

2 Ind. counties roundup fathers and mothers who owe child support

Lawrenceburg police are looking for about 30 fathers and mothers who have warrants out for failing to pay child support.

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13 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Research On Geopolymer Gives Cooperation Opportunity For UniMAP And Vietnam

Universiti Malaysia Perlis , is empowering further its research on geopolymer through cooperations with two academic and research institutions in Vietnam.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Vietnam court upholds Binh Dinh bank teller's life sentence

Ho Thi Thu Huong, a former BIDV bank teller, and her brother-in-law at their appeals trial in Binh Dinh Province on August 28, 2014.

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The Straits Times

The winds of change: A special on climate change in Asia

Torrential rains recently left scores dead in Japan. Rising sea levels are destroying precious farmland in Vietnam and Bangladesh while in Bhutan, otherwise scenic mountain lakes are increasingly a menace.

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The Straits Times

Climate change: Rising sea levels pose salt threat in Vietnam

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.

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The Nation

Thai firms seeking new opportunities in Vietnam

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.

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Marlborough Express

Surgeon remembers Vietnam war

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 .

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The Nation

Vietnam recognises Asia's oldest couple

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.

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Thanh Nein News

Vietnamese gov't denies rumors of huge Chinese workforce at site of deadly riot

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)

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Korean News

Vietnamese National Day Marked

Nguyen Thac Phong, charge d'affaires ad interim of the Vietnamese embassy here, gave a reception at the Taedonggang Diplomatic Club Thursday to mark the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Forbes.com

What Anti-China Riots? Investment in Vietnam Surges Ahead

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.

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OregonLive.com

Kyle Akers settles in as the Oregon Guard's man in Vietnam

The Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Nguyen Tan Dung, meets with Gen.

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Patch.com

Reston Family Wins $8,000 Energy Package Drawing

Caitlin Lundquist and her family of Reston are the proud winners of a new ENERGY STAR-rated heating and cooling system .

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Ag Professional

Bayer CropScience expands Bayer SeedGrowth Centers

Bayer CropScience is committed to developing solutions to help growers combat their biggest nemeses through research and development, and Bayer SeedGrowth is a major component in this research.

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Thanh Nein News

Tourists at a restaurant in the Mekong Delta's Can Tho City. Photo: Phu Sa Loc

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.

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Thanh Nein News

The resurrection of Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe: How HCMC brought the blackwater canal back from the dead

Once a lush river, then a stagnant ditch, the World Bank now regards the Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe Canal in Ho Chi Minh City as an example of smart urban development work.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

PR-inside.com

Phu Bia Mining Appoints Linfox

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.

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Marine News

MES-UBI Begins Operations in Vietnam

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)

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