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Saigon pagoda gets a facelift to give new home to relics of Buddhist monk who set himself on fire
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Saigon pagoda gets a facelift to give new home to relics of Buddhist monk who set himself on fire

En Vnexpress - Take a look at at a 35-ton copper statue in this revamped place of worship.

Viet Nam gets ready to celebrate 20 years of internet
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Viet Nam gets ready to celebrate 20 years of internet

The Viet Nam Internet Forum 2017 (VIF17) will take place in two days at Ha Noi Museum on November 27-28.

Australian PM gets his first taste of Vietnamese banh mi in Da Nang
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Australian PM gets his first taste of Vietnamese banh mi in Da Nang

En Vnexpress - Malcolm Turnbull took a stroll with celebrity chef Luke Nguyen and grabbed a bite to eat from a street vendor.

Saigon gets spooky in the name of Halloween
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Saigon gets spooky in the name of Halloween

En Vnexpress - Devils, demons and the downright dastardly have descended on the city’s pedestrian zone.

Self-driving car contest gets in gear
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Self-driving car contest gets in gear

FPT officially launched the technology contest the “Digital Race 2017 – 2018” with the theme of self-driving cars on...

Tourism sector gets smarter
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Tourism sector gets smarter

Smart travel is being promoted to improve tourism throughout Viet Nam.

Promoters of pop concerts, other events may ditch Malaysia as hard-line Islam gets a grip
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Promoters of pop concerts, other events may ditch Malaysia as hard-line Islam gets a grip

En Vnexpress - U.N. official says cultural diversity in Malaysia is under threat.

Microsoft Viet Nam gets new CEO
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Microsoft Viet Nam gets new CEO

Microsoft Viet Nam has officially announced it was appointing Aung San Maung from Myanmar as its new acting CEO in Viet...

Vietnam crude oil imports to hit record as refinery gets ready to start
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Vietnam crude oil imports to hit record as refinery gets ready to start

August will mark the first month on record in which Vietnam is a net importer of crude oil.

China gets tough on long, odd company names
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China gets tough on long, odd company names

En Vnexpress - 'Beijing Afraid of Wife Technology' and 'What You Looking at Technology' will soon become a thing of the past.

Singaporean bank gets go-ahead to open up in Vietnam
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Singaporean bank gets go-ahead to open up in Vietnam

En nexpress - United Overseas Bank is the first Singaporean institute to be given a license to start up shop in Vietnam.

5-star luxury just gets cheaper at Saigon's top hotels
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5-star luxury just gets cheaper at Saigon's top hotels

En Vnexpress - If you fancy a touch of class on a trip to Vietnam's swankiest city without breaking the bank, now is the time to do it.

This theater director gets at the big issues of the day – with young actors
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This theater director gets at the big issues of the day – with young actors

Yahoo News Martina Droste guides her young actors at the Frankfurt Theater. After the mindfulness exercise, the 15 youths are ready to perform “Frankfurt Babel,” their version of the biblical story

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

Vietnamese inmate gets second death sentence for heroin trafficking
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Vietnamese inmate gets second death sentence for heroin trafficking

He was found guilty of instructing four men to traffic more than 100 kilos of heroin. All have received death sentences.

Vietnamese student, rejected twice, gets last-minute US visa to attend Intel science fair
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Vietnamese student, rejected twice, gets last-minute US visa to attend Intel science fair

Bao Moi - A Vietnamese eleventh-grader has got a last-minute visa to travel to the U.S. for a science fair after having his application rejected twice.

Lotte gets approval for $884m Smart City in HCM City
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Lotte gets approval for $884m Smart City in HCM City

Vietnamnet - Korean conglomerate Lotte Group got the go-ahead from the HCM City People’s Committee on Wednesday to develop the Thu Thiem Eco Smart City in District 2.

Vietnam: First silica, nano silica plant gets nod
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Vietnam: First silica, nano silica plant gets nod

Vietnamnet - Le Hoai Quoc, president of Sai Gon Hi-Tech Park (SHTP), has granted an investment certificate to BSB Investment & Development Co Ltd for the construction of the first silica and nano

Quảng Ninh gets tough with tourist businesses
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Quảng Ninh gets tough with tourist businesses

Bao Moi - The northern province of Quảng Ninh has decided to crack down on shops that sell souvenirs at astronomical rates and tourist companies that offer substandard tours.

Vietnam's pangasius industry gets boost
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Vietnam's pangasius industry gets boost

Vietnamnet - The 'Establishing a Sustainable Pangasius Supply Chain in Vietnam' project has brought significant improvement to the pangasius supply chain, resolving environmental concerns,

Ivanka Trump gets West Wing office, access to classified information
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Ivanka Trump gets West Wing office, access to classified information

Yahoo News President Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, will get an office in the White House’s West Wing, along with government-issued communications devices and access to classified information,

Revised travel ban gets day in court: Will it be found constitutional?
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Revised travel ban gets day in court: Will it be found constitutional?

Yahoo News It was only a matter of hours after President Trump signed his original executive order on immigration in January before a flurry of lawsuits emerged – challenges that ultimately stymied

Health minister gets Oxford’s visiting professor title again
Health

Health minister gets Oxford’s visiting professor title again

Baomoi - Minister of Health Nguyễn Thị Kim Tiến has been conferred the honourary title of visiting professor by the University of Oxford for a second term, from 2016 to 2021.

Cam Ranh Airport gets nearly VND3 trillion in funding for terminal construction
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Cam Ranh Airport gets nearly VND3 trillion in funding for terminal construction

Nhan dan - NDO - Vietcombank and Vietinbank will provide a total of VND2.988 trillion (US$131.47 million) to finance the construction of an international terminal at Cam Ranh Airport in the central

German company gets boost in faulty breast implant ruling
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German company gets boost in faulty breast implant ruling

Yahoo News PARIS (AP) — The European Court of Justice says a German product-testing company is not necessarily liable for faulty French breast implants sold to thousands of women around the world.