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Moc Chau Plateau – a beautiful paradise
About 200 km from Hanoi, Moc Chau is one of the most pristine beautiful plateaus in the northern mountainous region.
The heart-shaped tea hill.
Ban Ang deserves its nickname: "Da Lat of the the northwest"
Magnificent natural beauty and peaceful atmosphere
Dried buffalo meat and five colours stick rice are the specialty of northwestern region
Some items brocade such as clothes, dresses and bags
Dai Yem Waterfall
Super Bowl comes as Houston recovering from latest oil bust
HOUSTON (AP) -- In May 2013, when Houston was awarded the right to host this year's Super Bowl, the city's economy was booming as many of the oil and gas companies that call Houston home and have earned it the nickname "the energy capital of the world" were riding high on a wave of oil selling at more than $100 a barrel.But that wave soon collapsed. Oil plummeted — bottoming out at around $26 a barrel — energy firms declared bankruptcy and more than 80,000 local workers lost their oil-related… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
M&A helps to jolt real estate
Based on stable economic growth and a considerable number of enquiries from both foreign and domestic investors, experts predict that merger and acquisition activity will reach record highs in 2017. According to Stephen Wyatt, country head of JLL Vietnam, the Vietnamese economy, which is performing well, is widely considered one of the best performers in Southeast Asia. “We expect to see considerable activity in all sectors of the market, with a positive focus on low-mid end residential in… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
How are the tycoons in mogul Kien’s bank case faring?
Three years have elapsed since the day Kien and many other bankers were charged with swindling. Some of them have fulfilled their judgment execution and returned to business. However, there still exist unsettled debts. Before undergoing restructuring, ACB (Asia Commercial Bank) in 2011 was considered the bank which had the largest total assets and biggest outstanding loans. It was also listed among the banks with good financial health, high profitability and low bad debt ratio. However,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Adults Usually Can't Catch Kids in a Lie
Adults might as well flip a coin if they are trying to determine whether a child is lying.A new study found that adults correctly classified children's truths and lies 54 percent of the time, or only slightly better than chance. The findings are based on an analysis of 45 previously published experiments involving nearly 8,000 adults and about 1,800 children in all, the researchers said."[The result] is significantly above chance when you talk about it in statistical terms, but in practical… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Tasty specialties of North Vietnam in Saigon
In HCM City, you can enjoy bun cha (vermicelli with grilled pork balls), roast duck, and crab vermicelliwith characteristic tastes of the northern plains. Bun Dau Mam Tom (Noodle with fried tofu and shrimp paste) If you eat right on the street, you will be served “bun dau” in a medium-size tray, with everything on it. Just squeeze some drops of kumquat on your sauce, dip rice noodles, pieces of tofu or ham into the sauce, and don’t forget the herbs. The simple combination of various… chat_bubble_outline Read More...