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Sample the raw Vietnamese dishes that horrify foreigners
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Sample the raw Vietnamese dishes that horrify foreigners

En Vnexpress - Suck it up and forget what's on the plate in front of you for a lively taste of Vietnam.

Medicine University Hospital opens rooms to serve foreigners
Health

Medicine University Hospital opens rooms to serve foreigners

Starting on September 28, the Medicine University Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City's District 5 will open examination rooms to exclusively serve foreign patients to meet the rising demand.

Tourism insiders seek ways to attract more foreigners to Vietnam
Travel

Tourism insiders seek ways to attract more foreigners to Vietnam

Tourism managerial agencies and travel companies suggested measures to attract more foreign tourists to Vietnam at a meeting in Hanoi on August 3.

Draft law doubles foreigners' realty ownership terms in Vietnam
Business

Draft law doubles foreigners' realty ownership terms in Vietnam

If passed, the new law will give foreigners a 99-year lease for properties in special economic zones.

Vietnam finally considers allowing foreigners to put cash in banks
Business

Vietnam finally considers allowing foreigners to put cash in banks

En nexpress - The idea is aimed at preventing speculation and keeping money in the country.

Building-material market restructured as foreigners buy local companies
Business

Building-material market restructured as foreigners buy local companies

Vietnamnet - The hot development of the real estate market benefits the building material industry, but Vietnamese companies are struggling to get a share of the market as cement and tile factories

Still tough for foreigners to secure house ownership certificates
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Still tough for foreigners to secure house ownership certificates

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam E-commerce Association will organize the Vietnam eTrade Conference in Hanoi on May 16 to assist businesses and related organizations to better implement e-commerce in

Draft dictates foreigners pay into social insurance
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Draft dictates foreigners pay into social insurance

Vietnamnet - All foreign employees in Vietnam with work permits, practice certificates, or practice licences issued by local authorised agencies will be subject to compulsory social insurance

High demanding foreigners pay attention to real estate projects in Vietnam
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High demanding foreigners pay attention to real estate projects in Vietnam

Vietnamnet - Real estate analytics show a marked rise in foreign-ownership of high-end properties in Vietnam.

Vietnamese grow coffee, foreigners pocket profits
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Vietnamese grow coffee, foreigners pocket profits

Vietnamnet - Though Vietnam is the second-largest coffee producer in the world, it is not earning profits corresponding to its ranking.

More foreigners can now retail fuel in Vietnam?
Business

More foreigners can now retail fuel in Vietnam?

Vietnamnet - PetroVietnam Oil Corporation (PV Oil), a member of national oil and gas group PetroVietnam, will sell a 40 per cent share in the second quarter of 2017.

Swiss ease citizenship for 'third-generation' foreigners
World

Swiss ease citizenship for 'third-generation' foreigners

Yahoo News BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Voters in Switzerland decided Sunday to make it easier for young "third-generation foreigners" to get Swiss citizenship, agreeing to extend to about 25,000 people

Iran says holds eight foreigners planning attacks
World

Iran says holds eight foreigners planning attacks

Yahoo News Iranian security forces have arrested eight hardline Sunni Islamists suspected of planning attacks to disrupt celebrations for Iran's Islamic revolution in the past week, Intelligence

Swiss consider citizenship for third-generation foreigners
World

Swiss consider citizenship for third-generation foreigners

Yahoo News GENEVA (AP) — High-school student Selena Mercado was born in Switzerland, has gone to school in Switzerland, considers herself Swiss and dreams of a political career here one day. But her

8 foreigners in robbery gang arrested in Vietnam
Politics

8 foreigners in robbery gang arrested in Vietnam

Police say the gang distracted their victims and then grabbed their cash.

New regulations on electronic games for foreigners
Business

New regulations on electronic games for foreigners

Vietnamnet - The Government has issued Decree 175/2016/ND-CP (Decree 175) to amend and supplement some articles of Decree 86/2013/ND-CP, dated July 29, 2013 on business in prize-winning electronic

California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump
Politics

California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump

Yahoo News California, home to many foreigners without residence papers, is girding to fight any attempt by President-elect Donald Trump to expel them. Trump, who takes office January 20, has vowed

Foreigners majority of victims in Istanbul attack
Politics

Foreigners majority of victims in Istanbul attack

Yahoo News Foreigners, including many nationals of Arab countries, made up the majority of the victims in the New Year shooting rampage at an Istanbul nightclub, officials said. Riyadh's consulate in

Foreigners among victims of Istanbul attack
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Foreigners among victims of Istanbul attack

Yahoo News Foreigners including many nationals of Arab countries were among the dead in the New Year shooting rampage at an Istanbul nightclub, officials said on Sunday. Riyadh's consulate in

‘Red means go?’ How Vietnam’s crazy traffic never stops shocking foreigners
Travel

‘Red means go?’ How Vietnam’s crazy traffic never stops shocking foreigners

En Vnexpress - Our team hit the street and asked visitors to describe what they felt when moving around Ho Chi Minh City.

Over 16,600 foreigners visit Vietnam by ship in November
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Over 16,600 foreigners visit Vietnam by ship in November

More than 16,640 foreign tourists visited Vietnam by ship in November, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily reported.

Vietnam frees 14 foreigners ahead of Lunar New Year holiday
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Vietnam frees 14 foreigners ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

Nearly 4,200 prisoners will get to go home before Vietnam's biggest holiday begins in late January.

Foreigners eager to buy houses in Vietnam
Business

Foreigners eager to buy houses in Vietnam

A report of the Vietnam Real Estate Association showed that foreign investors’ demand for housing in Vietnam is on the rise, contributing to a nearly 20% increase in transactions in October alone.

Vietnam Airlines busts 14 cases of theft by foreigners in less than a month
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Vietnam Airlines busts 14 cases of theft by foreigners in less than a month

Chinese thieves seem to be targeting flights to and from Da Nang.

Piloting electronic visa issuance for foreigners
Travel

Piloting electronic visa issuance for foreigners

The government has submitted to the National Assembly a draft decree on granting electronic visas to foreigners. If approved, it will be carried out for 2 years starting January 1, 2017.