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Vietnam, US launch dioxin cleanup at Bien Hoa airbase

A Vietnamese soldier runs past a “Danger” site at Bien Hoa Airport in Dong Nai Province. Photo by Reuters An…

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A colonial vestige adds to Vietnam’s cultural heritage

A colonial vestige adds to Vietnam’s cultural heritage Decades after Vietnam broke free of its colonial chains, cathedrals built by…

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Vietnam to enjoy a cosmic April shower

Lyrids meteor shower. Photo by Shutterstock/Nick Smart. Stargazers in Vietnam will have the chance to see meteor shower Lyrids on…

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Eximbank ordered to reimburse additional $5 mln to customer

The HCMC People’s Court issued the order Friday after reviewing the appeals of Eximbank and its customer Chu Thi Binh…

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Vietnam bank ordered to reimburse additional $5 mln to customer

The HCMC People’s Court issued the order Friday after reviewing the appeals of Eximbank and its customer Chu Thi Binh…

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South Korean gift has Vietnam officials scratching their heads

The Greetingman statue by sculptor Yoo Young Ho was offered as a gift to Hue by Cho Kwang Han, mayor…

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Vietnam bank ordered to reimburse additional $5mln to customer

The HCMC People’s Court issued the order Friday after reviewing the appeals of Eximbank and its customer Chu Thi Binh…

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Google online museum digitizes tomb of Vietnamese king in 3D

What could be found on Open Heritage about the tomb, which has the scale of a park with lots of…

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Dozens of students expelled, drop out as 2018 exam scandal fallout

New reports from the ministries of Public Security, and Education and Training say 108 students from two provinces, 64 from…

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Vietnam file complaint about lowly SEA Games ranking

By Nam Anh  &nbspApril 20, 2019 | 09:00 am GMT+7 Vietnam’s key player Nguyen Quang Hai (red) in AFF Cup…

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Architects with chutzpah put a pool in Saigon living room

By Moc Mien  &nbspApril 20, 2019 | 09:00 am GMT+7 A narrow land lot becomes a vast residence with a…

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Northern highland rice terraces in Vietnam among world’s most colorful places

By Nguyen Quy  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 09:53 pm GMT+7 Depending on the time of year, the colors of rice…

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Vietnam cries foul as Monsanto victims get huge compensation in US

Major General Tran Ngoc Tho, Deputy Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange and Dioxin and President…

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Sexual assaults constitute 80 percent of child abuse cases, says government

In a report the ministry filed at a conference Thursday, it said that, in 59 percent of child sexual abuse…

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​Vietnamese award-winning livestream startup raises $1.5 mln

By Nguyen Ha  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 08:25 pm GMT+7 Uiza provides a platform for video delivery. Photo by Shutterstock/Tero…

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Flights get expensive in national holiday travel rush

The prices have increased despite most operators raising their capacity for the five-day holiday (April 27-May1) that combines a weekend…

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S Korea to open HCMC visa office next month on surge in application numbers

The office at 5 Cong Truong Me Linh Street in the central District 1 would have 15 booths for visa…

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When a couple turned a new page and a street followed suit

An old teacher and his wife were the pioneers who set the stage for Hanoi’s most important book street. The…

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Vietnam plans to build first road made from recycled plastic

By Sen   &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 12:56 pm GMT+7 A woman sorts out recyclable plastic soft drink bottles at…

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Chi becomes first Vietnamese woman to complete Boston Marathon

Nguyen Linh Chi (R) and her Boston Marathon 2019 medal. Photo acquired by VnExpress Nguyen Linh Chi has become the…

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Bamboo Airways to launch direct flight to Prague

The country’s fifth airline is working with authorities of the Czech Republic to operate a direct air route connecting Vietnam’s…

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New Sapa hotel – a ‘Versailles in the clouds’

Since the turn of the 21st century, the tourism industry in Sa Pa in northern Vietnam has been on the…

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Vietnam football league ranks poor fifth in Southeast Asia

By Le Khanh  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 11:01 am GMT+7 Hanoi FC play Yangon United at the AFC Cup in…

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South Korean TV star to visit Vietnam

By Ngoc Dinh  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 10:51 am GMT+7 Lee Kwang-soo is a popular South Korean actor and entertainer….

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First Vietnamese mangos exported to US

By Dat Nguyen  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 10:23 am GMT+7 Vietnam has exported the first eight tons of mango to…

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Two Vietnamese provinces announce end of African swine fever

Hoa Binh declared itself free of the epidemic on April 9, becoming the first province to do so. Three days…

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Man arrested with 6.5 kg of heroin on Vietnam border with Golden Triangle

By Pham Du  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 09:12 am GMT+7 Giang A Cau is caught with 6.5 kilograms of heroin…

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Three jailed in Vietnam for livestreaming monkey slaughter on Facebook

By Duc Hung  &nbspApril 19, 2019 | 08:27 am GMT+7 Six men stand trial in Ha Tinh Province for killing…

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Vietnam Airlines pilots earn much less than budget carrier peers

The pilots received an average monthly salary of VND132.5 million ($5,710) in 2018, up 9 percent from the previous year. However,…

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US to bolster maritime support for Vietnam, with possible warship visit this summer

One of the security priorities the U.S. wants to focus on in 2019 is enhancing Vietnam’s military capabilities and pursuing…

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