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Nghe An Vissai wharf put into operation
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Nghe An Vissai wharf put into operation

NDO – Nghe An provincial People's Committee and Song Lam Cement Joint Stock Company under Vissai Group held a ceremony in Nghi Thiet commune, Nghi Loc district on October 21 to put into operation

Over US$15.5 billion worth of FDI poured into Bac Ninh
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Over US$15.5 billion worth of FDI poured into Bac Ninh

NDO – Foreign direct investment (FDI) flow into Bac Ninh province has increased from US$177.6 million, invested in four projects in 1997, to over US$15.5 billion on more than 1,080 projects from 32

After yoga, meditation breaks into the mainstream
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After yoga, meditation breaks into the mainstream

En Vnexpress - 'I just need a moment to chill out. This city -- you are always running place to place and there are not a lot of quiet spaces.'

Tours offer insights into Quang Nam’s beauty, culture
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Tours offer insights into Quang Nam’s beauty, culture

The central province of Quang Nam, which is hosting the APEC Finance Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings, has designed typical tours for tourists to discover the locality’s culture and people.

Saigon's underground parking lot transformed into busy market
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Saigon's underground parking lot transformed into busy market

An underground parking lot in HCM City has been turned into a busy market which attracts lots of visitors.

Chinese cars allowed into Lang Son
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Chinese cars allowed into Lang Son

Chinese tourists can drive their vehicles through Lang Son Province following an approval from the Government Office.

Turning Hanoi Opera House into an attractive destination
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Turning Hanoi Opera House into an attractive destination

To turn the Hanoi Opera House into an attractive tourist destination, the theatre’s management board has coordinated with the tourism and culture authorities to open the combination tour of Hanoi

Encouraging household businesses to switch into enterprises
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Encouraging household businesses to switch into enterprises

NDO - It is the people’s inalienable right to choose a business model, therefore the government can only encourage, and cannot use administrative orders to force, household businesses to convert into

Saigon sails into unchartered waters with plan for boat services to Con Dao Island, outskirts
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Saigon sails into unchartered waters with plan for boat services to Con Dao Island, outskirts

En Vnexpress - All being well, you'll be able to catch a boat in the city center and be on a desert island in just a few hours.

Vietnam plans to release more anti-dengue mosquitoes into wild
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Vietnam plans to release more anti-dengue mosquitoes into wild

The Ministry of Health (MoH) is planning to expand the pilot release of Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes in some southern areas of Vietnam in the next few years to prevent dengue fever.

Collection provides ‘objective’ insight into Vietnam's conflicts with US, China
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Collection provides ‘objective’ insight into Vietnam's conflicts with US, China

En Vnexpress - Why the US-backed government is no longer a ‘puppet regime’ and details of the seldom-mentioned Chinese invasion in 1979.

US launches formal trade investigation into China
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US launches formal trade investigation into China

'We will safeguard the copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets and other intellectual property that is so vital to our security and to our prosperity.'

Hue to turn backpacker area into pedestrian-only quarter
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Hue to turn backpacker area into pedestrian-only quarter

Hue has given the green light to a plan turning the backpacker area surrounded by Pham Ngu Lao, Chu Van An and Vo Thi Sau streets into a pedestrian-only square on weekend nights in an effort to lure

55 million passengers fly into Vietnam's airports in first 7 months
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55 million passengers fly into Vietnam's airports in first 7 months

The country's airports have been bursting at the seams so far this year.

Saigon opens new tourist info centers after $1.4mln plan falls into the trash can
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Saigon opens new tourist info centers after $1.4mln plan falls into the trash can

En Vnexpress - Let's hope the two centers in District 1 don't go down the garbage shoot like their predecessors.

The man who infuses spirit into letters
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The man who infuses spirit into letters

Inside the Central Post Office in HCM City, foreign tourists might be captivated by not only the charm of the French-built building but also the image of an 87-year-old man who has been sticking with

HCM City puts into operation tourist information centres
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HCM City puts into operation tourist information centres

Two visitor information and support centres began operation at the Bach Dang Wharf and 23/9 Parks in Ho Chi Minh City on August 2.

Suspense as Vietnam's Delta city seeks to transform farming islet into Disneyland for adults
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Suspense as Vietnam's Delta city seeks to transform farming islet into Disneyland for adults

En Vnexpress - Farmers have already developed community-based tourism, but Can Tho authorities seem to think the bigger the better.

Da Nang's beautiful beaches under threat as sewage streams into the ocean
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Da Nang's beautiful beaches under threat as sewage streams into the ocean

En Vnexpress - Foul smells and streams of black wastewater have scared many tourists away.

Into the swamps with Hanoi's eel king
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Into the swamps with Hanoi's eel king

En Vnexpress - A military career left this man with a skill you might not expect.

Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report
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Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report

Having split with Vietnam Airlines last year, the Japanese carrier is looking for another slice of the action.

Australian brewer looking to tap into Vietnam’s top beer firms
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Australian brewer looking to tap into Vietnam’s top beer firms

Vietnam’s seemingly unquenchable thirst for the 'amber nectar' has got the Aussie giant after a taste.

US starts safeguard probe into Samsung, LG washing machines from Vietnam
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US starts safeguard probe into Samsung, LG washing machines from Vietnam

En nexpress - The Korean firms are accused of moving production from China to Vietnam in order to evade U.S. tariffs.

Money to dive for: Algae rush sends Vietnamese fishermen deep into the ocean
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Money to dive for: Algae rush sends Vietnamese fishermen deep into the ocean

En Vnexpress - The summer business can earn families in Quang Nam Province $2,200 each.

Facebook wants to turn campus into a 'village'
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Facebook wants to turn campus into a 'village'

En nexpress - 'Our hope is to create a physical space that supports our community and builds on our existing programs.'