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  1. WWF to help Vietnam save endangered sea mammalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2011 | Thanh Nein News

    The World Wide Fund for Nature will help Vietnam protect endangered creatures including the endangered dugong in the Mekong Delta coastal province of Kien Giang, the Vietnam News Agency said Saturday. With US$225,000 from WWF, the United Nations Environment Program, local budget and businesses operating on the shared waters of Vietnam and Cambodia, a program will not only protect the dugong, but also corals and seagrasses that it is heavily dependent on.

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  2. Getting to know... Arsenal VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Arsenal FC

    This matchday, we are focusing on the Official Arsenal Supporters' Club in Vung Tau City. Gunners fan MCD is a member of the fan group and has let us know how and where they watch Arsenal.

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  3. A hydrofoil bound from Ho Chi Minh City to Vung Tau caught fire on January 20. Photo: Cong NguyenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Thanh Nein News

    A new decree on waterway traffic safety that goes into effect next year will require all high-speed passenger vessels operating on inland waterways to be no more than 20 years old. The law will also mandate that tourism boats which contain restaurants or overnight accommodations be no older than 35 years.

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  4. HANOI: EU pours US$19 billion into VietnamRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Asia News Network

    Hanoi ranked first in the nation in attracting investment from European Union countries, with 357 projects worth US$3 billion, according to the Foreign Investment Agency . EU investors have funded projects in 52 provinces and cities, focusing on Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Quang Ninh and Dong Nai as well as Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. 22 comments

  5. Vinachem sells 11 pct stake in petrochem project to PetrovietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Thanh Nein News

    A view of Long Son Industrial Zone, where a $4.6 billion petrochemical complex will be built, in southern Vietnam State-owned Vietnam National Chemical Group said it has sold its 11 percent stake in the $4.6 billion Long Son petrochemical complex, the country's largest, to state oil and gas group Petrovietnam to help speed up the project. The transfer is part of Vietnam's reform of state-owned enterprises and could help consolidate funding resources to quicken the implementation of the complex in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Vinachem said in a statement.

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  6. Vietnamese girl sexually abused at private nurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Thanh Nein News

    Children napping on November 17, 2014 at a private nursery in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province where the supervisor's husband allegedly sexually abused a five-year old girl on November 6. Photo: Nguyen Long The mother of a five-year-old girl says her daughter was sexually abused by a daycare center manager's husband in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau. The victim's mother decided not to make a fuss for fear that too much public attention would cast a big stigma on her child, who has been identified only as T.B.N., so she only told the police days after the incident at the insistence of a doctor.

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  7. Offshore in SunsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | TrekEarth

    That is one offshore oil rig in Vietnam. Vung Tau has a strong power of Vietnam economy.

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  8. Shipwrecks reveal ancient trade routesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | VietNam News

    Exploration: Archaeologists and workers inspect an old shipwreck found at the bottom of the sea in Binh Chau, Quang Ngai Province. - VNSPhoto Cong Thanh Many centuries-old shipwrecks lie beneath the waves in Quang Ngai, conveying new information about the past.

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  9. Luxury van service to link HCMC and Vung TauRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Thanh Nein News

    A local transport company recently purchased a batch of high-quality passenger vehicles to ferry tourists from Ho Chi Minh City to the beach city of Vung Tau. The DCar Business Van is an upgraded Ford Transit which reduces its 13-seat passenger cabin to 7 seats all of which are equipped with luggage storage and cell phone chargers.

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  10. Offshore oil rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | TrekEarth

    That is one offshore oil rig in Vietnam. Vung Tau has a strong power of Vietnam economy. All oil fields are in offshore Vung Tau and petroleum occupies about 20% of Vietnam gross domestic product. It's approximate GDP of Ho chi minh city, the biggest city in Vietnam.

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  11. Vietnam's Facebook rapist gets 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Thanh Nein News

    A Ba Ria Vung Tau court sentenced 24-year-old Pham Vinh Long to 13 years in jail on Wednesday for robbing and raping women he met on Facebook. Police say Long then befriended an 18-year-old girl, identified only as H, of Vung Tau and convinced her to meet him at a cafe.

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  12. Knox county veterans, best friends reminisce about VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Hometown News Daily

    Vietnam veterans Kenny Ellis and Bill Kocher became friends while they were children growing up in Knox County, and they remain best friends to this day. What makes their friendship so unique is the fact that Ellis unknowingly saved Kocher's unit during the Vietnam War, which neither of them realized until many years later.

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  13. Vu Van Kien (R) at the police station. Photo credit: Ba Ria Vung Tau OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Thanh Nein News

    On October 27, Vu Van Kien, 18 turned himself in after learning that he was being sought by police, Ba Ria-Vung Tau newspaper reported. Kien, who has been fined twice for using drugs and fighting, allegedly posted naked photos of his girlfriend several times last month after she decided to break up with him in July.

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  14. vnnews@vnagency.com.vnRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | VietNam News

    Le Thi Hong Hanh rushes out of her house at 5 am, hops on her old motorbike and heads for the bus station in HCM City's District 4. Once there, she gives her 30-seat passenger bus a quick inspection and then jumps into the cabin and starts the engine. A doctor at the Lai Chau General Hospital examines a patient yesterday.

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  15. NA urges faster SOE restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | VietNam News

    Lawmakers are asking the Government to speed up the restructuring of State-owned enterprises, the banking sector and public investment to boost economic growth. This came out in a report that Nguyen Van Giau, chairman of the National Assembly Committee on Economic Affairs, presented on Saturday.

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  16. vnnews@vnagency.com.vnRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | VietNam News

    Viet Nam has won the No 1 spot on a list of the Top Hotels in Southeast Asia in the Readers Choice Awards of one of the world's most prestigious magazines, Conde Nast Traveler. The Dong Van Plateau in the northern province of Ha Giang has received 80,832 visitors this year, including 4,412 international tourists.

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    Oct 24, 2014 | VietNam News

    Viet Nam has won the No 1 spot on a list of the Top Hotels in Southeast Asia in the Readers Choice Awards of one of the world's most prestigious magazines, Conde Nast Traveler. The Dong Van Plateau in the northern province of Ha Giang has received 80,832 visitors this year, including 4,412 international tourists.

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  18. At the Atheneum: Travel ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | The Inquirer & Mirror

    When you plan a trip do you read books and watch films based on the place before you go or after you come home? I recently spent two weeks in Peru and now I am hungry for information about that country's ancient Incan kings and their marvelous engineers who built the stone temples that still stand. And, I admit, I'm hoping to re-capture a bit of the experience as my trip's images fade from my memory like a receding dream.

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  19. Malaysian policeman suspected of gang raping Vietnamese tourist suspendedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Malaysian police has suspended a policeman suspected of abducting and gang-raping a Vietnamese student in Johor Baru last weekend, local media said Wednesday. A report on The Star website quoted Senior Deputy Commander Zubaidah Md Ismail, Integrity and Standard Compliance Department director, as saying that the lance-corporal is the subject of two investigations.

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  20. Five arrested for gold heist in northern VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Ha Nam police arrested five people accused of robbing a gold shop in the northern province on Tuesday . The suspects were arrested on the same day while trying to flee to Hanoi, the province's chief investigator Tran Minh Tien said without providing any details of their identities.

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