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What to do in central Vietnam away from the APEC grind
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What to do in central Vietnam away from the APEC grind

En Vnexpress - The APEC Summit is coming to Da Nang and the central city knows just what to offer its guests after conferences full of speeches and numbers.

Float away on a lotus leaf at this pagoda in southern Vietnam
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Float away on a lotus leaf at this pagoda in southern Vietnam

En Vnexpress - The majestic king lotus is at its magnificent best at this time of year as the floods engulf Dong Thap Province.

Fed up with mass tourism, Europe's hotspots take away the welcome mat
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Fed up with mass tourism, Europe's hotspots take away the welcome mat

En Vnexpress - From the romantic canals of Venice to the walled mediaeval town of Dubrovnik via the wilderness of Scotland's Isle of Skye, tourism is morphing into a nightmare for many locals.

Birds-eye video of stunning Ninh Binh is sure to take your breath away
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Birds-eye video of stunning Ninh Binh is sure to take your breath away

En Vnexpress - Enjoy a slice of heaven in nothern Vietnam, where waterways, limestone karsts and paddy fields come together in harmony.

Trash scares away beachgoers in Vietnam's 'resort capital'
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Trash scares away beachgoers in Vietnam's 'resort capital'

En Vnexpress - Local resorts struggle to clear away garbage flooding Ham Tien Beach in Vietnam's south central town of Mui Ne.

This valley in northern Vietnam will take your breath away
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This valley in northern Vietnam will take your breath away

En Vnexpress - Bac Son is laid out like a mosaic hidden under the clouds, if you have a head for heights.

This dance between the sun and the clouds will take your breath away in Vietnam
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This dance between the sun and the clouds will take your breath away in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - Try staying overnight on the mountain to capture Mau Son emerging through the fluffy morning clouds.

Vietnam’s growth target slowly slipping away
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Vietnam’s growth target slowly slipping away

En nexpress - The country has a lot to do if it wants to hit the government's GPD growth target of 6.7 percent this year.

This untouched beach in central Vietnam will take your breath away
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This untouched beach in central Vietnam will take your breath away

En Vnexpress - The newly-discovered Bai Dong Beach is wowing locals with its sparkling blue waters, white sands and delicious seafood.

Why Vietnamese street food is sending tourists away
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Why Vietnamese street food is sending tourists away

Bao Moi - Editor’s note: Nguyen Phu, a former director of development with travel agency Peak Viet, explains why street food drives tourists away from Vietnam.

London Mayor Khan: Put away the red carpet before Trump gets here
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London Mayor Khan: Put away the red carpet before Trump gets here

Yahoo News Mayor of London Sadiq Khan pauses as he speaks to reporters at the London Ambulance Service headquarters at Waterloo, central London, Tuesday June 6, 2017. Khan observed a moment of

Don't look away: Shocking photos of waste from Vietnam and around the globe
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Don't look away: Shocking photos of waste from Vietnam and around the globe

Images show a global struggle and serve as a stark reminder of the world we live in.

New potentially habitable 'super-Earth' orbiting star 21 light years away has just been spotted
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New potentially habitable 'super-Earth' orbiting star 21 light years away has just been spotted

Yahoo News Astronomers have found a new "super-Earth" circling an M-dwarf star, and it could be habitable. The dwarf star, designated as GJ 625, is around 21 light years away from our solar system

Earth is a jewel, says astronaut after six months away
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Earth is a jewel, says astronaut after six months away

Yahoo News Observing Earth from 400 kilometres (250 miles) away has made astronaut Thomas Pesquet aware of the planet's fragility as never before, he told AFP from the International Space Station

Trump call on Afghan surge: Another step away from 'America First'?
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Trump call on Afghan surge: Another step away from 'America First'?

Yahoo News On the scale of the foreign-policy issues President Trump has to consider, the proposed surge of up to 5,000 more US troops into Afghanistan may not register as the most pressing.

Tourism Administration warns people to keep away from bird flu-infected areas
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Tourism Administration warns people to keep away from bird flu-infected areas

EN VietNamNet - The tourism administration yesterday sent a document to tourist management agencies, tourist operators, international travel agents and hotels about bird flu in China, advising

Did piracy ever really go away in Somalia?
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Did piracy ever really go away in Somalia?

Yahoo News Until 2012, the commercial freighters that crawled past the coast of Somalia produced fortunes for pirates who held their crews captive for ransom. "The original idea behind piracy was

Vietnamese global leaders 10-15 years away
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Vietnamese global leaders 10-15 years away

Vietnamnet - A recent study reveals the interesting nuances of Asian leadership on the back of in-depth conversations with 165 C-level executives across nine countries in Asia.

The Latest: Iranian researcher turned away, arrives at JFK
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The Latest: Iranian researcher turned away, arrives at JFK

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the reaction to U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on travelers and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries (all times Eastern):

Refugees: A world away from loved ones, anxious and in limbo
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Refugees: A world away from loved ones, anxious and in limbo

Yahoo News President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees from certain countries has brought stress, desperation, worry and confusion to a number of families in the United States and

Philippine protesters ask Duterte to stay away from Trump
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Philippine protesters ask Duterte to stay away from Trump

Yahoo News MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Left-wing and Muslim activists have urged Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a noisy protest to keep his promise of charting a foreign policy independent of

Angelique Kerber getting used to birthdays away from home
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Angelique Kerber getting used to birthdays away from home

Yahoo News MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Little did Angelique Kerber know when she turned 18 at home in Bremen, Germany, that the next decade of celebrating her birthday would be spent some 16,000

Nick Kyrgios blows away Elias in Australian Open first round
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Nick Kyrgios blows away Elias in Australian Open first round

Yahoo News Nick Kyrgios shrugged off a nosebleed as he turned on the after-burners in a withering 85-minute demolition of Gastao Elias to signal his Australian open intentions on Monday. Kyrgios, who

Lin still out for Nets as they give away his bobblehead
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Lin still out for Nets as they give away his bobblehead

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Lin remains sidelined for the Brooklyn Nets on the night they are giving away his bobblehead.

Away we go: Affluent Vietnamese travel abroad in droves
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Away we go: Affluent Vietnamese travel abroad in droves

En Vnexpress - Regional destinations such as Thailand, Singapore, China and South Korea are attracting hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese each year.