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Wild sunflowers show beauty in north-western region
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Wild sunflowers show beauty in north-western region

The north-western region of Vietnam has impressed visitors in early winter by the bright yellow colour of wild sunflower or Tithonia diversifolia.

Quang Ninh strives to become leading tourism centre in the region
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Quang Ninh strives to become leading tourism centre in the region

NDO – In recent years, the number of domestic and international visitors to Quang Ninh province has strongly increased, affirming the position as well as rapid and stable development of the local

Floating markets in Vietnam's south-western region
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Floating markets in Vietnam's south-western region

The south-western region in Vietnam is known as ‘the land of rivers’ and the lives of the local people are associated with boats and the waterway market culture.

Conference tightens links between Japan- Vietnam’s south central region
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Conference tightens links between Japan- Vietnam’s south central region

NDO – A conference focussing on tightening cooperation between Japan and Vietnam’s south central region was held in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on October 6 by Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign

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

King Lotus Pagoda, top destination in western region
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King Lotus Pagoda, top destination in western region

The ancient pagoda of Phuoc Kien, known as King Lotus Pagoda in Chau Thanh district in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has attracted tourists due to unique giant lotus leaves.

Intra-regional connectivity key to development of southeast region
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Intra-regional connectivity key to development of southeast region

NDO – Intra-regional connectivity is crucial to the economic development of the southeast region, agreed the delegates at the 2017 Southeast Region Economic Forum, which was held in Ho Chi Minh City

Tra Vinh – An attractive destination for tourists to the Southwest region
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Tra Vinh – An attractive destination for tourists to the Southwest region

Around 130 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City, Tra Vinh province possesses rich potential in both natural landscapes and culture and is considered as an attractive destination for visitors to the

VN tops region for domain registration
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VN tops region for domain registration

Over 90,000 new .vn domains were activated in the first 11 months of this year, bringing the total number of national...

Region eyes global cashew co-operation
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Region eyes global cashew co-operation

Vietnamnet - Binh Phuoc Province wants to strengthen co-operation with other provinces and cities as well as foreign countries to aid its industrial development, especially its cashew processing

WEF-ASEAN – a chance for Vietnam to assert its role in SEA region
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WEF-ASEAN – a chance for Vietnam to assert its role in SEA region

Vietnamnet - The upcoming World Economic Forum on ASEAN is expected to be a chance for Vietnam to affirm its role in and responsibility towards the ASEAN and the region and to promote the country’s

Da Nang among fastest emerging startup scenes in region
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Da Nang among fastest emerging startup scenes in region

Vietnamnet - Da Nang is one of five cities in Southeast Asia with the fastest emerging startup scenes, according to the latest report from JLL, joining Malaysia’s Penang, Thailand’s Chiang Mai, and

Conquering the ‘dinosaur spine’ in VN northeastern region
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Conquering the ‘dinosaur spine’ in VN northeastern region

EN VietNamNet - The road leading to Bordermarker 1305 in Binh Lieu district, Quang Ninh province is considered the ‘dinosaur spine’ in the northeastern region.

Exploring cajuput forests in VN southwestern region
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Exploring cajuput forests in VN southwestern region

EN VietNamNet - Tra Su, Tan Lap and Xeo Quyt cajuput forests have impressed tourists, especially young people by its beautiful natural scenery and interesting activities.

Venezuela knocks over its democracy. The region pushes back.
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Venezuela knocks over its democracy. The region pushes back.

Yahoo News For years, Venezuela has flirted with authoritarianism. This week, it bid goodbye to any pretense that it remained a democratic country. The nation’s Supreme Court announced Wednesday it

New progammes support tourism startups in Mekong region
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New progammes support tourism startups in Mekong region

EN VietNamNet - The Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism (MIST) on March 9 announced two incubation programmes to support innovative firms in tourism in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar.

Most ancient pagoda in central region of Vietnam
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Most ancient pagoda in central region of Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - Quang Binh Province launched a number of new tours last year. One of the more popular is a tour of the 700 year old plus Hoang Phuc Pagoda, one of the oldest temples in the country.

Lao Cai, key tourism destination of northwestern region
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Lao Cai, key tourism destination of northwestern region

EN VietNamNet - The northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai has invested in tourism in an effort to make it a key economic sector.

Ban flower- the hidden charm of northwest region
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Ban flower- the hidden charm of northwest region

EN VietNamNet - White Ban or Bauhinia flower, a famous icon of the Northwest region, is blossoming all across the mountains and forests in northwestern Vietnam, drawing numerous tourists.

Plum flowers blossom all over Northwest region
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Plum flowers blossom all over Northwest region

EN VietNamNet - Plum flowers are blossoming all across the mountains and forests in the northwestern province of Son La, drawing numerous tourists.

Flowers in Northwestern region entrance tourists
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Flowers in Northwestern region entrance tourists

EN VietNamNet - Flowers in Northwestern region entrance tourists

Somalia's al Shabaab kill four in attack on hotel in Puntland region: official
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Somalia's al Shabaab kill four in attack on hotel in Puntland region: official

Yahoo News Somalia's al Shabaab militants stormed a hotel in the capital of the semi-autonomous Puntland region, Bosasso, on Wednesday, killing four guards, while two of the attackers also died, a

The northern key economic region - 20 years of review
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The northern key economic region - 20 years of review

Vietnamnet - Established in 1997, the northern key economic region, which includes seven northern provinces, enjoys geographical and development advantages.

Unique market in mountainous region
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Unique market in mountainous region

EN VietNamNet - There is a unique market of ethnic minorities in the mountainous region which is located about 15km from the centre of Son La city. The fair is held on Wednesday and Sunday and has

Death toll from Pakistan tribal region blast at 25
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Death toll from Pakistan tribal region blast at 25

Yahoo News PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani government official says the death toll from a bomb blast in the Kurram tribal region has risen to 25 after three injured people died overnight.