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Saigon to close downtown streets for int’l marathon this weekend
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Saigon to close downtown streets for int’l marathon this weekend

En Vnexpress - More than 4,000 athletes from 44 countries will be testing their endurance on Sunday morning.

Tropical depression forecast to drench southern Vietnam this weekend
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Tropical depression forecast to drench southern Vietnam this weekend

En Vnexpress - The depression could intensify to a storm and hit the whole of southern Vietnam, including Saigon.

Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights
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Vietnam's former capital to ban vehicles from backpacker area on weekend nights

En Vnexpress - The central city of Hue is hoping the new pedestrian zone will tempt tourists to take a stroll.

Things to do this weekend in the coastal city of Danang
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Things to do this weekend in the coastal city of Danang

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in the central coastal city of Danang.

Weekend entertainment venues
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Weekend entertainment venues

Those remaining undecided over where to go this weekend should consider the following sites in HCMC for entertainment, shopping and food.

A bustling sight at backpacker’s pedestrian street on weekend
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A bustling sight at backpacker’s pedestrian street on weekend

Although Bui Vien pedestrian-only street in the backpacker’s area in District 1, HCMC has yet to be officially opened, thousands of local youths and foreign tourists still rushed to the area on two

Fresh Garden Café for weekend retreat
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Fresh Garden Café for weekend retreat

EN VietNamNet - Fresh Garden Café on Nguyen Khanh Toan St. in Hanoi is ideal for family members to gather at weekend.

Travel around Saigon on a weekend afternoon
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Travel around Saigon on a weekend afternoon

EN VietNamNet - Sitting on the corner of Turtle Lake and chatting with friends, eating snacks, taking a stroll in 30/4 park, and looking at the old church under the sunshine will add interest to

Enjoying weekend markets in HCM City
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Enjoying weekend markets in HCM City

EN VietNamNet - Rubik Zoo, The New District and Saigon Holiday are good suggestions for young people in Ho Chi Minh City at weekend to visit, go shopping and taste delicious food.

Where to relax during weekend if you are in Saigon
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Where to relax during weekend if you are in Saigon

EN VietNamNet - Many young Saigonese always long for a place without earsplitting noises and with a tranquil space and poetic landscapes surrounded by rivers, lakes or green trees to escape the

HCM City plans weekend market downtown
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HCM City plans weekend market downtown

EN VietNamNet - The government of HCMC will open a weekend market downtown in the second quarter to create a new shopping and entertainment venue for city dwellers and tourists.

Top spots for a weekend getaway near Saigon
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Top spots for a weekend getaway near Saigon

EN VietNamNet - Can Gio, located roughly 50km from Saigon, is one of the favourite weekend holiday spots for Saigoneers.

Weekend flea market for HCM City wharf
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Weekend flea market for HCM City wharf

EN VietNamNet - VietNamNet Bridge – A flea market is expected to be held every weekend at Bach Dang Wharf park in downtown HCM City, according to the People’s Committee of District 1.

Perfect weekend trip awaits at Cai Mon Orchard Village
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Perfect weekend trip awaits at Cai Mon Orchard Village

EN VietNamNet - VietNamNet Bridge – If you’re looking for a mini-getaway during Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, consider visiting beautiful Cai Mon Orchard Village in the southern province of Ben Tre.

Brazil sees new uprising at penitentiary where 26 killed over weekend
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Brazil sees new uprising at penitentiary where 26 killed over weekend

Yahoo News By Pedro Fonseca RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A new uprising has broken out at a prison in northeastern Brazil where 26 inmates were killed by a rival gang faction over the weekend,

Belgium releases 3 detained in weekend anti-terror raid
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Belgium releases 3 detained in weekend anti-terror raid

Yahoo News BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities have released three people who were detained in a series of anti-terror raids in the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek, where some of the Paris and Brussels

Palestinians seek weekend prayers to protest US Embassy move
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Palestinians seek weekend prayers to protest US Embassy move

Yahoo News RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A senior Palestinian official called Tuesday for mosque and church prayers "from Pakistan to Tehran, from Lebanon to Oman" to protest the possible relocation of

Northeast Nigeria bombers kill three in weekend violence upsurge
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Northeast Nigeria bombers kill three in weekend violence upsurge

Yahoo News Two separate attacks by suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers - one by a female duo, the other by three men - have killed three people in northeast Nigeria, police said on Monday. The

#TGIF Happy New Year: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend
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#TGIF Happy New Year: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

En Vnexpress - Best parties to say farewell to 2016 and ring in 2017.

11 movies to see in theaters this holiday weekend — with family, friends, or just your anger
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11 movies to see in theaters this holiday weekend — with family, friends, or just your anger

You get to go to the movies instead, and even luckier — many of the movies that are in theaters right now are good. There are films for all of these social situations. Nothing sucks up the oxygen

#TGIF Holiday Edition: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend
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#TGIF Holiday Edition: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

Get ready to feel the festive spirit in every corner of Vietnam.

Download seven classic Ubisoft games free on PC this weekend
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Download seven classic Ubisoft games free on PC this weekend

Ever since E3 2016, Ubisoft has been giving away one free game per month on PC to anyone with a Ubisoft account. Gamers had 30 or so days to download the game before a new one would take its place,

Best weekend getaways near HCM City
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Best weekend getaways near HCM City

Here is a list of weekend getaways near Ho Chi Minh City. Experience a relaxing and comforting environment in these idyllic locations and come back rejuvenated.

S. Koreans to march for 6th weekend calling for Park ouster
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S. Koreans to march for 6th weekend calling for Park ouster

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of South Koreans are expected to march in capital Seoul for the sixth straight weekend calling for the removal of scandal-plagued President Park

Uganda death toll from weekend clashes rises to 62
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Uganda death toll from weekend clashes rises to 62

The death toll has risen to 62 from weekend clashes in a traditional kingdom in western Uganda, which pitted security forces against royal guards accused of belonging to a separatist militia, police