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Want to escape the bitter cold of winter? Vietnam’s Mekong waterways have the answer
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Want to escape the bitter cold of winter? Vietnam’s Mekong waterways have the answer

En Vnexpress - Let’s get off the beaten track and go find summer in winter.

HCM City welcomes six millionth int’l visitor in 2017
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HCM City welcomes six millionth int’l visitor in 2017

Ho Chi Minh City welcomed the six millionth international visitor to the southern economic hub during the year at Tan Son Nhat International Airport on December 15.

Pooches on parade at Vietnam Championship Dog Show
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Pooches on parade at Vietnam Championship Dog Show

En Vnexpress - Tensions are high in Saigon as canine supermodels vie to become top dog.

Around the world in 42 days: Frenchman smashes solo sailing record
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Around the world in 42 days: Frenchman smashes solo sailing record

En Vnexpress - He becomes just the fourth title-holder for a world record of sailing the globe solo.

'Titanic' keeps that sinking feeling alive, 20 years on
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'Titanic' keeps that sinking feeling alive, 20 years on

En Vnexpress - 'The Titanic story itself has a timeless quality. It seems to exist outside our daily lives. As this straight moral lesson, it's something that fascinates us.'

Russian products showcased in HCM City
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Russian products showcased in HCM City

NDO/VNA – Russian Export Centre and E&N Group has opened the Russian Gastro House in HCM City’s District 1 to help Russian companies introduce their products directly to Vietnamese customers.

Czech regards Vietnam as an important economic partner: Czech official
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Czech regards Vietnam as an important economic partner: Czech official

NDO – Vietnam is an important economic partner of the Czech Republic and the country’s Ministry of Industry and Trade has selected the Southeast Asian nation as one of its 12 top priorities markets

Organic farming – important part of Vietnam’s agriculture, PM says
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Organic farming – important part of Vietnam’s agriculture, PM says

NDO/VNA – Organic farming is an important part of Vietnam’s agricultural production, and Vietnam’s agriculture must be successful so that the country’s industrialisation and modernisation reach

Exports of garment and textile hit US$31 billion
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Exports of garment and textile hit US$31 billion

NDO/VNA - Despite facing difficulties, the garment and textile sector is expected to export products worth US$31 billion this year, a year-on-year increase of 10.2%, and the outlook is bright for

Hospital calls for contribution to help poor patient
Health

Hospital calls for contribution to help poor patient

The General Hospital Hoan My Cuu Long in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho yesterday said that it had called for social contribution of VND100 million ($4,404) to help a poor patient with heart

Medical workers fret relapse of malaria, drug-resistance
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Medical workers fret relapse of malaria, drug-resistance

In these days, hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City admitted many malaria patients from the southern provinces, causing worry of the disease relapse.

Vietnamese products showcased at Cambodia’s import-export fair
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Vietnamese products showcased at Cambodia’s import-export fair

NDO/VNA – Vietnamese enterprises are showcasing their products, ranging from handicrafts to construction materials and power devices, at the 12th Cambodian Import-Export and One Province One Product

Firms advised to capitalise on ASEAN-China, Hong Kong FTAs
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Firms advised to capitalise on ASEAN-China, Hong Kong FTAs

NDO/VNA – Officials, experts and entrepreneurs gathered at a workshop in Hanoi on December 15, discussing measures to help businesses capitalise on the ASEAN-China and ASEAN-Hong Kong Free Trade

Vietnam to sell 900,000 tonnes of alumina to UAE
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Vietnam to sell 900,000 tonnes of alumina to UAE

NDO – The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin) signed a contract to supply alumina to Emirates Global Aluminum (EGA) from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for three

Cyber security more difficult by the day
Tech

Cyber security more difficult by the day

Cyber security will be difficult to maintain next year as hackers use smarter and more sophisticated technology to make...

Việt Nam’s e-commerce market booming
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Việt Nam’s e-commerce market booming

Viet Nam is one of the world's fastest growing e-commerce countries, Lai Viet Anh, deputy director of Viet Nam...

Vietnamobile enters 4G market
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Vietnamobile enters 4G market

Vietnamobile has become the fifth operator licensed to provide 4G services in Viet Nam, baodautu.vn reported.

Saigon welcomes its six millionth foreign visitor this year
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Saigon welcomes its six millionth foreign visitor this year

En Vnexpress - Vietnam's biggest city is on the right track to meet its annual target of receiving 6.3 milion international tourists.

FPT Software and Airbus link up in aviation technology
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FPT Software and Airbus link up in aviation technology

FPT Software and Airbus signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) on looking into opportunities to develop aviation technology related to Airbus’s Skywise, a new aviation data platform, on Thursday.

Tour guides join associations so they can keep their jobs
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Tour guides join associations so they can keep their jobs

Thousands of freelancers are hurrying to join tourism and tour guide associations as the membership will give them opportunities to practice as legal tour guides.

Plan drafted to facilitate trade in CLV Development Triangle Area
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Plan drafted to facilitate trade in CLV Development Triangle Area

NDO/VNA – A conference took place in the southern province of Binh Phuoc on December 15 to collect opinions on a plan designed to implement the Agreement on Trade Promotion and Facilitation in the

Deputy PM Dung inspects Vietnam’s largest power centre
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Deputy PM Dung inspects Vietnam’s largest power centre

NDO - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung visited the south central province of Binh Thuan on December 15 to inspect the progress of the Vinh Tan Thermal Power Centre, the largest power centre in Vietnam.

Vietnam's logistics costs double advanced economies
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Vietnam's logistics costs double advanced economies

NDO - As a proportion of GDP, logistics costs in Vietnam stand at an estimated 18% GDP, almost double that of advanced economies and higher than the global average of 14%, said Ousmane Dione, the

E5 RON92 bio-fuel officially sold nationwide
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E5 RON92 bio-fuel officially sold nationwide

NDO/VNA – The Vietnam National Petroleum Corporation (Petrolimex) and PetroVietnam Oil Corporation (PVOil) on December 15 officially supplied E5 RON92 bio-fuel for sale nationwide to replace RON 92

S. Korean actress confronts taboos with abuse allegations
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S. Korean actress confronts taboos with abuse allegations

En Vnexpress - The actress accused Kim Ki-Duk of sexual misconducts.