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Thai companies encouraged to invest in Vietnam’s central coastal region
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Thai companies encouraged to invest in Vietnam’s central coastal region

NDO – The investment potential and opportunities available in the central coastal region of Vietnam were introduced to Thai investors at a workshop held by the Vietnamese Embassy and the Board of

Things to do this weekend in the coastal city of Danang
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Things to do this weekend in the coastal city of Danang

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in the central coastal city of Danang.

Japan pledges to bolster Vietnam's coastal patrol capabilities
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Japan pledges to bolster Vietnam's coastal patrol capabilities

Agreements worth $350 million would help upgrade Vietnamese coast guard vessels and their capability.

Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh
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Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh

Nhan dan - NDO – A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Hai Phong on May 13 for the construction of a VND3.46 trillion (US$152.24 million) coastal road connecting the northern port city and Thai Binh

Tourism in coastal province bounces back
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Tourism in coastal province bounces back

EN VietNamNet - A year on from the sea environment incident caused by Formosa, the tourism industry in the central province of Quang Binh is gradually recovering.

Coastal EZs need international competition policy
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Coastal EZs need international competition policy

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Planning and Investment has said investment attraction policy for coastal economic zones (EZs) should be made more inviting with international competitiveness for better

Car bomb kills at least ten in Syrian coastal town: state TV
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Car bomb kills at least ten in Syrian coastal town: state TV

Yahoo News At least ten people were killed in a car blast on Thursday in the Syrian coastal Mediterranean province of Latakia where two Russian bases are located, state television said. State media

Car bomb in Syria coastal regime bastion kills 14: monitor
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Car bomb in Syria coastal regime bastion kills 14: monitor

Yahoo News At least 14 people were killed Thursday in a car bombing in Syria's coastal city of Jableh, a bastion of the regime, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said. Syrian state

Thousands flee coastal villages as typhoon approaches Philippines
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Thousands flee coastal villages as typhoon approaches Philippines

Philippine authorities on Saturday evacuated thousands in coastal villages in the country's central region where a category 4 typhoon is expected to make landfall later this weekend, bringing strong

AP PHOTOS: Hard times in Venezuela's coastal Sucre state
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AP PHOTOS: Hard times in Venezuela's coastal Sucre state

CUMANA, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelans have a saying: "Caracas is Caracas, and the rest is jungle and snakes."

Wonderful things to discover on Vung Tau-Phu Yen coastal road
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Wonderful things to discover on Vung Tau-Phu Yen coastal road

Travelling on the 500km coastal line from Vung Tau to Phu Yen provinces, there are a lots of interesting things to discover through trips full of fun and challenges.

Nightmare scenario: Coastal Vietnam faces a watery end
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Nightmare scenario: Coastal Vietnam faces a watery end

Several coastal areas in Vietnam are likely to be under water and nearly 40 percent of the Mekong Delta could be wiped out.

Exemplary entrepreneurs from northern coastal region honoured
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Exemplary entrepreneurs from northern coastal region honoured

NDO—The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) organised a ceremony in Hai Phong on October 7 to celebrate the Vietnam Businesses’ Day (October 13) and to honour eighteen exemplary

Vietnam’s five coastal cities attract tourists year-round
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Vietnam’s five coastal cities attract tourists year-round

Vietnam has a coastline of 3,260 kilometers with many beautiful beaches. Along this long coast are coastal cities that attract tourists all year round.

Tourist sites along coastal road from Ninh Thuan to Phu Yen
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Tourist sites along coastal road from Ninh Thuan to Phu Yen

If you are looking for a trip full of fun and challenges, the road from Ninh Thuan to Phu Yen is an interesting one.

Coastal Phan Thiet City opens night market
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Coastal Phan Thiet City opens night market

VietNamNet Bridge – Bình Thuan Province’s Phan Thiet City has opened a night market in Phu Thuy Ward, the first night market in the south central province.

Major coastal property projects launched in Da Nang
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Major coastal property projects launched in Da Nang

Property developers have started constructing coastal projects in the central city in response to the rising prices of coastal property following the stagnant period in 2013-15.

Brand name for central coastal tourism launched
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Brand name for central coastal tourism launched

“The Essence of Vietnam” will be the common tourism brand of three central coastal localities namely Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam and Da Nang.

Vietnam tells Taiwan firm to dig up waste pipe amid
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Vietnam tells Taiwan firm to dig up waste pipe amid "huge" coastal disaster

Vietnam has told owners of a Taiwanese-built steel plant to dig up a controversial waste pipe

Vietnam eyes UNESCO recognition for 2 coastal areas
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Vietnam eyes UNESCO recognition for 2 coastal areas

Binh Chau and Ly Son in Quang Ngai Province should be named global geoparks, scientists opine