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Uoc Le village, the cradle of the famous traditional pork paste
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Uoc Le village, the cradle of the famous traditional pork paste

Located in Thanh Oai district, 30 kilometers to the southwest of Hanoi, Uoc Le is famous for its pork paste making profession.

Traditional taxi firms turn to technology
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Traditional taxi firms turn to technology

The transportation market of Viet Nam is witnessing significant changes since the rapid expansion of ride hailing apps...

Battling century's worst drought, India's farmers revive traditional grains
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Battling century's worst drought, India's farmers revive traditional grains

En Vnexpress - 'Hybrid varieties need more water, fertilizers and pesticides. They are just not sustainable in this region.'

Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam
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Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam

En nexpress - Despite their apparent popularity, it seems people are going to new modern retail complexes for the experience, not the shopping.

Traditional medicine found wanting
Health

Traditional medicine found wanting

Baomoi - Various shortcomings still exist in traditional medicine in terms of healthcare and paying health insurance fees.

Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to bring together over 300 artisans
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Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 to bring together over 300 artisans

Nhan dan - NDO – More than 300 artisans representing famous craft villages nationwide will be participating in the 2017 Hue Traditional Craft Festival, to be held in Hue city, the central province

Preserving traditional craft villages to lure tourists
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Preserving traditional craft villages to lure tourists

EN VietNamNet - Dinh Yen mat craft village is falling into oblivion as local people shift to use modern weaving techniques instead of traditional methods. Local authorities and residents are making

Will traditional drugstores be replaced with modern retail chains?
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Will traditional drugstores be replaced with modern retail chains?

Vietnamnet - Analysts believe that modern drug retail chains will replace traditional drugstores in the near future, following the trend of modern supermarkets.

Bat Trang - Traditional ceramic village in Hanoi
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Bat Trang - Traditional ceramic village in Hanoi

EN VietNamNet - At Bat Trang, you have an opportunity to make ceramic products as a gift for your relatives, friends or for souvenir.

Traditional Trade Festival in Hue slated for April
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Traditional Trade Festival in Hue slated for April

EN VietNamNet - The seventh Traditional Trade Festival will take place in the ancient imperial city of Thua Thien – Hue from April 28 to May 2, announced the provincial People’s Committee.

A traditional end to an unconventional presidential election
Politics

A traditional end to an unconventional presidential election

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The end of the 2016 presidential election is at hand.

France's Valls, seeking presidential ticket, courts traditional socialists
World

France's Valls, seeking presidential ticket, courts traditional socialists

Yahoo News By Brian Love and Jean-Baptiste Vey PARIS (Reuters) - Former prime minister Manuel Valls promised to avoid draconian public spending cuts in a pitch for traditional leftwing voters as he

Hoi An Traditional Art Performance Theatre
Travel

Hoi An Traditional Art Performance Theatre

Walking around the Old Quarter of Hoi An, tourists are always fascinated by remnants of a past time when the old town was a major commercial port, a center of cultural intermingling among Vietnamese,

In Saigon’s Chinatown, hot coffee is brewed the cool, traditional way
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In Saigon’s Chinatown, hot coffee is brewed the cool, traditional way

A coffee lover has preserved the painstaking brewing technique for decades.

'Thang co' - A traditional dish of Mong ethnic group
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'Thang co' - A traditional dish of Mong ethnic group

The horse meat, called 'thang co', is a traditional dish of the Mong ethnic group in the mountainous north -western region.

Traditional lottery faces tough competition
Business

Traditional lottery faces tough competition

Many traditional lottery companies in the southern region are losing out to Vietnam Computerised Lottery Company, Vietlott, which is attracting lots of customers due to its high-value prizes.

Traditional fans blow prosperity to Chang Son Village
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Traditional fans blow prosperity to Chang Son Village

VietNamNet Bridge – Despite the cooling breeze generated by modern electric fans and air conditioners, the trade of making traditional fans in Chang Son Village has been well preserved and even

Patients find relief in traditional-modern mix
Health

Patients find relief in traditional-modern mix

HCM City (VNA) – Tran Thi Tuyet Nhung, 55, had suffered pain for two months earlier this year before she decided to visit Binh Chanh District Hospital for treatment. After an X-ray was taken, doctors

Exploring the traditional foods of Hoi An
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Exploring the traditional foods of Hoi An

VietNamNet Bridge – Here and there in the ancient town of Hoi An, food delicacies offer an insight into local culinary art and culture.

Peanut brittle - A traditional candy of Vietnam
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Peanut brittle - A traditional candy of Vietnam

Peanut brittle is a traditional candy made from roasted peanut, sugar and malt.

Vpresso: a new traditional face of VN coffee
Business

Vpresso: a new traditional face of VN coffee

VietNamNet Bridge – Throughout the decades of history since it finally made its appearance in Viet Nam at the end of the 19th century, coffee has found ways to adapt itself to the tastes of the

Eating traditional cakes, feeding fish, boat racing all on offer on the beautiful Son Islet
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Eating traditional cakes, feeding fish, boat racing all on offer on the beautiful Son Islet

VietNamNet Bridge – Located about 6km from central of Can Tho City, Son Islet has become a favourite destination for tourists keen to discover the waterways of the Mekong Delta.

Russian architect has deep passion for Traditional Vietnamese Martial Arts
Sports

Russian architect has deep passion for Traditional Vietnamese Martial Arts

A Russian architect with more than a decade practicing Traditional Vietnamese Martial Arts, or Vo Co Truyen, has had a medal haul at the championship of the sport in Ho Chi Minh City.

Traditional markets in central areas, shopping malls in suburbs
Business

Traditional markets in central areas, shopping malls in suburbs

Saigonese often advise travelers to go to central business districts if they want to find traditional markets, and to the suburbs for modern shopping malls.