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Vietnamese gamers quit tournament in China, citing glitches

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 04,2016

Players say Chinese gaming devices caused lag and spikes during matches.

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South Africa's Ramaphosa backs embattled finance minister

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 16,2016

South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa came out in support of embattled Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Sunday and said fraud charges brought against him should not be allowed to undermine his efforts to revitalize the economy.

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France v Scotland: Six Nations – live!

person Orange Themes access_time Feb 12,2017

France v Scotland: Six Nations – live! 25 min Laidlaw's day is done, having done his ankle. Ali Price, the snappy Glasgow No9, is no bad replacement to have. Back with the action, Scotland have it on halfway from the lineout. Russell goes high but

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Vietnam Tourism Association proposes to expand visa exemption programme

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EN VietNamNet - The Vietnam Tourism Association has proposed to continue visa exemptions for Western European tourists to boost tourism....

Tourism growth boosts development of VN resort property market

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Vietnamnet - The impressive growth of Viet Nam’s tourism sector has given a boost to tourism and resort property market, according to experts....

Later opening hours in tourism areas

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EN VietNamNet - The Vietnam Tourism Association has submitted a proposal to the government asking for extended opening hours for the country’s nightlife....

An Giang Tourism Month kicks off

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EN VietNamNet - Visitors will have the opportunity to meet chef Martin Yan, enjoy an ox racing festival and join the solemn Ba Chua Xu honouring festival in Chau Doc City this May....

“Zero dollar tour” a poison to local tourism

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EN VietNamNet - I was at this year’s travel and tourism Global Summit, which took place last month in Bangkok. One question I asked of all my Thai colleagues was what they think of the Thai government’s decision to stamp out ......

Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands

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Vietnamnet - Work started on May 14 on the first phase of a big ecological tourism complex on Cat Ba Islands in the northern port city of Hai Phong, which is projected to be Vietnam’s first carbon-free tourism area....

Tourism helps southern islanders escape poverty

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EN VietNamNet - Cham Island Biosphere Reserve in Hoi An City, Quang Nam province has become more and more attractive to visitors. Its performance is helping local residents improve their livelihood....

HCM City to promote tourism at Cannes Film Festival

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EN VietNamNet - Tourism images of HCMC will be displayed at the Cannes Film Festival in France set to take place for 10 days starting from May 17....

Festival tourism market now being tapped

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Vietnamnet - While other Asian countries have national festivals to attract foreign travelers, Vietnam has only a few that have been marketed well....

Golf tourism on the agenda in Da Nang

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EN VietNamNet - Viet Nam has 32 golf courses nationwide, and 60 others are planned, but golf tourism has yet to take off due to poor connections among travel agencies and golf tour operators....

HCM City looks to boost culinary tourism

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EN VietNamNet - ​One of Southeast Asia’s best kept secrets is HCM City’s food scene: home to a veritable melting pot of local and international flavours found in the finest high-end restaurants and the lowliest streetside cafés....

Electric buses improve tourism service

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EN VietNamNet - The first-ever electric bus service with four routes allows tourists to explore the downtown and nearby areas on environmentally friendly vehicles....

Tourism investment to continue in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Based on their strong growth in recent years, the tourism and hospitality sectors are predicted to develop rapidly and attract plenty of investment....

Annual festivals developed into HCM City's typical tourism products

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EN VietNamNet - HCM City is a treasure trove of annual festivals like southern fruit festival and southern cuisine festival that can be developed as local typical tourism products to attract both domestic and international tourists....

Moc Chau national tourism area to be developed

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EN VietNamNet - The government has approved a project to build and develop the Moc Chau national tourism area. This will help enhance local tourism and the economy, as well as improve the lives of local residents....

Central localities taps marine tourism potential

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EN VietNamNet - With 127 kilometres of coastline, the central coastal province of Thua Thien-Hue boasts large potential to develop sea-based tourism....

HCM City thirsty for skilled tourism labourers

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EN VietNamNet - Despite being dubbed the leading economic sector of HCM City, the city’s tourism sector is struggling with a lack of qualified human resources....

Beaches, eco-tourism spots packed with holiday revellers

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EN VietNamNet - Tourist spots, hotels and amusement venues, and buses and ferries across the country were packed with holidaymakers during the four-day holiday that ended on May 2....

Agro-tourism model lures visitors to Dong Thap

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EN VietNamNet - Lotus has long been an agricultural plant in ThapMuoi district, Dong Thap province. The beautiful lotus ponds is Dong Thap’s best resource for tourism development....

Mui Ne among top spots for adventure tourism

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EN VietNamNet - VietNamNet Bridge – Strong winds, big waves and a year-long tropical climate have made Mui Ne a paradise for adrenaline addicts....

An Giang to host Food and Tourism Week

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EN VietNamNet - The southern Mekong Delta province of An Giang will host a Food and Tourism Week from May 16 to 25 at Vĩnh Đông Trade Centre in Châu Đốc City....

HCM City focuses on developing cuisine tourism

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EN VietNamNet - HCM City considers cuisine a product that needs to be developed to turn tourism into a key industry, said La Quoc Khanh, deputy director of the municipal Department of Tourism....

Developing dental tourism in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Aware of the great potential of dental tourism, HCMC has decided that the field will be a key development sector in the city....

VN tourism boom to benefit food, beverage sector

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Vietnamnet - The food and beverage industry is expected to maintain a growth rate of more than 10 per cent until 2020, according to experts....

Google offers support to tourism SMEs

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Vietnamnet - Smartphone adoption in Vietnam is now at 72 percent and the same as in the US, but a far higher proportion of Vietnamese travelers use smartphones to research hotels and travel than people in the US do....

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