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Ban Gioc Waterfall - Natural masterpiece in Southeast Asia
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Ban Gioc Waterfall - Natural masterpiece in Southeast Asia

Ban Gioc Waterfall is considered a priceless gift that the nature has given to the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang. It is an overwhelming waterfall with breathtaking beauty in Southeast Asia

After trying to ban perfume, Hanoi now wants to teach officials how to speak
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After trying to ban perfume, Hanoi now wants to teach officials how to speak

En Vnexpress - No stuttering, lisping or regional dialects if you want to become bureaucrats in the capital.

Ban Gioc waterfall tourism development needed to be strengthened
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Ban Gioc waterfall tourism development needed to be strengthened

Visitors to Cao Bang usually visit Ban Gioc waterfall, and Nguom Ngao cave, the two most famous tourist attractions in Trung Khanh district.

Vietnamese official clutches at East vs. West argument to justify ban on jeans in public offices
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Vietnamese official clutches at East vs. West argument to justify ban on jeans in public offices

En Vnexpress - The official behind the ban says jeans are for cowboys, not civil servants.

As US ban on travel to North Korea kicks in, tourist says he would return
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As US ban on travel to North Korea kicks in, tourist says he would return

En Vnexpress - With beautiful scenery, great food and friendly locals, American tourist Nicholas Burkhead said he'd be happy to return to his latest holiday destination.

Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights
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Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights

En Vnexpress - The central city of Hue is hoping the new pedestrian zone will tempt tourists to take a stroll.

Tech group sides with Apple in Qualcomm's iPhone ban dispute
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Tech group sides with Apple in Qualcomm's iPhone ban dispute

En nexpress - 'If the ITC were to grant this exclusion order, it would help Qualcomm use its monopoly power for further leverage against Apple and allow them to drive up prices on consumer devices.'

Trump claims victory as court partially reinstates travel ban
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Trump claims victory as court partially reinstates travel ban

Bao Moi - The US Supreme Court on Monday partially reinstated Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries, prompting the president to claim a

How SpaceX Launched a Chinese Experiment Into Space, Despite U.S. Ban
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How SpaceX Launched a Chinese Experiment Into Space, Despite U.S. Ban

Yahoo News Where Congress sees security risks, private industry sees opportunity.

Culls, poultry transport ban as S. Korea fights bird flu outbreak
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Culls, poultry transport ban as S. Korea fights bird flu outbreak

Yahoo News South Korea has imposed a temporary nationwide ban on poultry transportation as it struggles to contain an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 virus, which has led to the slaughter of

African rangers urge Hong Kong lawmakers to OK ivory ban
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African rangers urge Hong Kong lawmakers to OK ivory ban

Yahoo News HONG KONG (AP) — African park rangers urged Hong Kong lawmakers to approve a ban on ivory sales but warned that giving in to traders' demands for compensation would fuel more elephant

Trump bluntly discards own administration’s ‘travel ban’ position
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Trump bluntly discards own administration’s ‘travel ban’ position

Yahoo News Contradicting White House officials and the Justice Department, President Trump continued to state that his executive order on immigration was a “travel ban” in the wake of terrorist

Trump offers help on London attacks, touts need for travel ban
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Trump offers help on London attacks, touts need for travel ban

'We need to be smart, vigilant and tough. We need the courts to give us back our rights. We need the Travel Ban as an extra level of safety!'

Hanoi revives plan to ban motorbikes in uphill battle against congestion
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Hanoi revives plan to ban motorbikes in uphill battle against congestion

Officials continue to blame five million motorbikes in the city, where public transport is still limited.

Vietnam urges Australia to remove ban on raw shrimp
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Vietnam urges Australia to remove ban on raw shrimp

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), in coordination with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, is working with Australia’s relevant agencies towards the

Travel ban: Is a nationwide injunction on behalf of one person overkill?
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Travel ban: Is a nationwide injunction on behalf of one person overkill?

Yahoo News For the second time in seven days, the Trump administration will defend the constitutionality of its second travel ban executive order. Last week in Virginia, Acting Solicitor General

Why Texas ban on 'sanctuary cities' divides local law enforcement
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Why Texas ban on 'sanctuary cities' divides local law enforcement

Yahoo News From his 844-square mile territory of Texas cordgrass marshes and mesquite prairies, Jackson County Sheriff Andy Louderback responded to a ban on "sanctuary cities" in his state with a

Vietnam’s health minister proposes liquor ban for karaoke bars
Health

Vietnam’s health minister proposes liquor ban for karaoke bars

Baomoi - Vietnam’s Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has proposed banning the sale of liquor at karaoke parlors countrywide as a measure to lessen the potential effects of alcoholic drinks.

Government to lift ban on casinos for locals
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Government to lift ban on casinos for locals

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Finance has issued a draft on conditions to lift the ban on Vietnamese playing at casinos.

British lawmakers say high heel workplace ban is a step too far
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British lawmakers say high heel workplace ban is a step too far

Yahoo News Calls to introduce a law barring employers from requiring female employees to wear high heels at work were shot down by British Parliament Friday, which found that existing legislation was

Construction project of Ban Gioc waterfall tourism site approved
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Construction project of Ban Gioc waterfall tourism site approved

EN VietNamNet - The Prime Minister has approved the general construction project of Ban Gioc waterfall tourism site and detailed plan for the site's central area.

Philippine ban worries VN rice firms
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Philippine ban worries VN rice firms

Vietnamnet - The recent suspension of rice importation by the Philippines, a major import market of Viet Nam’s rice, has sparked concern among local rice exporters.

Quang Ninh lifts ban on Ha Long kayaking
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Quang Ninh lifts ban on Ha Long kayaking

Bao Moi - Quang Ninh Province authorities have lifted the ban on kayaking after the decision by Ha Long City faced huge opposition from travel firms.

Tourism firms struggling with sudden kayak ban in Halong
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Tourism firms struggling with sudden kayak ban in Halong

EN VietNamNet - Several tourism enterprises were surprised by a ban on kayak service issued by Halong City with effect from April 1 and some of them have yet to inform customers of this sudden

Tourist agents, travelers protest ban of Kayak tours in Ha Long Bay
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Tourist agents, travelers protest ban of Kayak tours in Ha Long Bay

EN VietNamNet - Tourist agents, travelers are unhappy for a ban of Kayak tours in Ha Long Bay, which is one of favorite tourist services, lately.