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Image : Fresh protest pushes defiant S. Korea president to resign

Fresh protest pushes defiant S. Korea president to resign

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 19,2016

Up to half-a-million protestors were expected to take to the streets of Seoul on Saturday for the fourth week in a row, demanding President Park Geun-Hye resign over a corruption scandal. The weekly mass demonstrations -- among the largest seen in

Image : Rajoy, the under-estimated survivor who wore his rivals down

Rajoy, the under-estimated survivor who wore his rivals down

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 30,2016

Spain's conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy won back power Saturday, at the age of 61, after a war of attrition against younger rivals who under-estimated his resistance after 35 years in politics. Just like in 2005 when he emerged from a

Image : 2 suicide bombers die in blasts near market in Nigerian city

2 suicide bombers die in blasts near market in Nigerian city

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 11,2016

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Two suicide bombers died when they exploded Sunday in a crowded area near a market in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, injuring 17 people, rescue officials said.

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New mural village paints tourism opportunities in central Vietnam

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En Vnexpress - They might not be ninja turtles, but vivid wall-paintings on an islet in Quang Ngai Province are proving a hit with tourists....

The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven

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En Vnexpress - The government has ordered a crackdown on the so-called tour guides who behave like gangsters....

HCM City eyes boost to dental tourism

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Bao Moi - Dental tourism has been identified as one of HCM City’s five main medical tourism products, according to its Department of Tourism....

Vietnamese lawmakers back new tourism fund, reject controversial hotel surcharge

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En Vnexpress - Tourism officials have been blaming a dearth of cash on ineffective PR efforts....

Vietnamese travel startup wins $7k grant from int’l tourism accelerator

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Bao Moi - An on-demand chat-based service providing around the clock answers from local experts to travel and lifestyle questions was the only Vietnamese entry to win one of the top prizes from the MIST tourism accelerator....

Swiss billionaire praises Phu Quoc’s Kem Beach for great tourism potential

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Financial expert Christian A. Larpin feels like home on the island, saying it will soon become a world-class luxury destination....

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....

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