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Community tourism brings changes to mountainous area
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Community tourism brings changes to mountainous area

Community-based tourism has brought many changes to the lives of residents in Da Bac district, one of the most disadvantaged localities in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh.

Community-based tourism village festival to be held in Hoa Binh
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Community-based tourism village festival to be held in Hoa Binh

A festival of community-based tourism villages of the North-western provinces is scheduled to be held in Mai Chau district, in the mountainous northern province of Hoa Binh, from September 29 to

In Chinese community, one-night stands are getting old
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In Chinese community, one-night stands are getting old

En Vnexpress - As Internet and smartphones arrive, women in the Tibetan plateau increasingly want more commitment from their men.

A day in the life of Saigon's Muslim community
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A day in the life of Saigon's Muslim community

En Vnexpress - Despite the religion's strict traditions, the women are becoming more financially independent.

Tam Thanh art community village wins Asian Townscape Award
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Tam Thanh art community village wins Asian Townscape Award

The Tam Thanh art community village in Tam Ky City of Quang Nam Province has been awarded the 2017 Asian Townscape Award for its colourful murals.

Homestay: a community-based tourism business
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Homestay: a community-based tourism business

VietNamNet Bridge – The path leading to Phia Thap Village, home to 50 families from the Nung ethnic minority in Cao Bang Province, is surrounded by green rice paddy fields.

Discovering a little Japanese community in town
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Discovering a little Japanese community in town

Those curious about Japanese culture and gastronomy are highly recommended to visit Little Japan, an area surrounded by Le Thanh Ton, Ngo Van Nam, Thai Van Lung, Thi Sach, and Hai Ba Trung streets in

PM to hold dialogue with business community on May 17
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PM to hold dialogue with business community on May 17

Nhan dan - NDO - The dialogue between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the business community is scheduled to take place on May 17 at the National Convention Centre in Hanoi.

Exploring Lai Chau with community tours
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Exploring Lai Chau with community tours

EN VietNamNet - Tours of villages in Vietnam’s northwest and Lai Chau province in particular have become popular in recent years.

ASEAN Community, social-labour issues discussed
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ASEAN Community, social-labour issues discussed

Vietnamnet - The ASEAN Community and social-labour issues were highlighted at a training conference hosted by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs in the central province of Thua

Census dashes hopes for LGBT count. Will it affect community resources?
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Census dashes hopes for LGBT count. Will it affect community resources?

Yahoo News The 2020 Census will not ask respondents for information regarding their gender identity or sexual orientation, despite pushes from community advocates and members of Congress who say an

US-Israeli teen arrested in connection with threats to Jewish community centers
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US-Israeli teen arrested in connection with threats to Jewish community centers

Yahoo News Three months after Jewish community centers began receiving bomb threats, police have arrested the man they say is behind the hoax. On Thursday, police in Israel arrested a man they

Trump's travel ban: How community ties can act as shock-absorbers
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Trump's travel ban: How community ties can act as shock-absorbers

Yahoo News As a blizzard whips outside Trinity Episcopal Church in Lewiston, Maine, inside it is steamy and hot, filled with the smells of African cooking. Immigrants and locals alike see signs that

For Syrian refugees in Lebanon, a drive to build community amid pressing challenges
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For Syrian refugees in Lebanon, a drive to build community amid pressing challenges

Yahoo News Syrian refugees were pouring into Lebanon in 2014, fleeing the civil war. The United Nations High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR) and nongovernmental organizations were scrambling to

LA's Iranian community outraged over Trump travel ban
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LA's Iranian community outraged over Trump travel ban

Yahoo News Members of California's large Iranian-American community expressed shock and disbelief on Monday at President Donald Trump's travel ban, saying it would tear families apart and tarnish

Vietnamese community based-tourism honoured at ASEAN tourism forum
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Vietnamese community based-tourism honoured at ASEAN tourism forum

EN VietNamNet - Eight community-based tourism models were honoured at the recent ASEAN tourism forum (ATF) in Singapore.

City Indian consulate celebrates with expat community
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City Indian consulate celebrates with expat community

Vietnamnet - On the occasion of the 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas, on January 9 the Indian consulate in HCM City organised a gathering of the local Indian community at the premises of the HCM City

Top US spy: Intel community not source of Trump leaks
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Top US spy: Intel community not source of Trump leaks

Yahoo News US intelligence chief James Clapper has expressed "profound dismay" to Donald Trump over leaked details of a security briefing that reportedly contained explosive but unsubstantiated

Outstanding events of Vietnam's startup community in 2016
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Outstanding events of Vietnam's startup community in 2016

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese startups became better known worldwide in 2016 and are expected to shine even more brightly in 2017.

Former CIA director James Woolsey cuts ties with Donald Trump’s transition team amid tensions with intelligence community
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Former CIA director James Woolsey cuts ties with Donald Trump’s transition team amid tensions with intelligence community

Yahoo News Former Central Intelligence Agency director James Woolsey distanced himself from President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team on Thursday evening, a source close to Woolsey told Yahoo

Central Coast’s Khánh Hòa seeks to lure global travel community
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Central Coast’s Khánh Hòa seeks to lure global travel community

Bao Moi - Its beaches, luxury resorts and golf courses is helping the central coastal province of Khánh Hòa attract an increasing number of foreign tourists.

The Latest: Official says intel community ready for Trump
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The Latest: Official says intel community ready for Trump

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):