Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Vietnam Newswire

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  1. A cement plant in Quang Ninh Province. Photo: Anh VuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Siam Cement has announced plans to expand operations in Southeast Asia by setting up a plant in Vietnam, where there have been forecasts of a rise in demand. Roongrote Rangsiyopash, President and CEO of the conglomerate, told reporters in Bangkok Wednesday that Siam is looking at a joint venture or merger to enter the Vietnamese market, Nikkei Asian Review reported.

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  2. Newborn dies after hepatitis B vaccination in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Thanh Nein News

    The Ba Ria Hospital where a newborn was given a hepatitis B vaccination shot on April 22 but he died late that day. Photo credit: VnExpress A newborn in southern Vietnam died hours after he was given a hepatitis B vaccination shot, but doctors confirmed on Tuesday the vaccine was fine.

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  3. Seafood vendors protest ban on Vung Tau beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Thanh Nein News

    The vendors say they protest the ban as they have relied on selling food for years. Photo: Nguyen Long/Thanh Nien A campaign by Vung Tau Town's authorities to remove hawker kiosks and carts on its beaches has been met with strong opposition from local vendors.

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  4. Vietnamese supermodel faces fine for sheer dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Thanh Nein News

    Vietnam's Agency of Performing Arts has instructed Da Nang authorities to issue a fine to a model for wearing an "offensive" dress at an event in the central city last week. "I have asked Da Nang Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism to form a board to consider measures against model Phuong Mai for wearing the offensive clothes," said the agency director Nguyen Dang Chuong.

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  5. South Korean artists commemorate civilian victims of Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Thanh Nein News

    The Korean-Vietnamese Peace Foundation will organize a press conference in Seoul Wednesday to officially unveil a bronze statue made to memorialize Vietnamese civilian victims killed in massacres involving South Korean during the Vietnam War, Tuoi Tre reported. "Vietnam Pieta" is made by sculptors Kim Seo Kyung and Kim Eun Sung - a married couple known for their creation of a famous statue of a young girl which represents "comfort women" during World War II.

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  6. A group of tourists eat and drink on a Vung Tau beach. Photo: Nguyen LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | Thanh Nein News

    A 2015 ban on street vending and drinking and cooking in beaches in Vung Tau to check pollution, that has remained on paper, will be strictly enforced from tomorrow, authorities have said. Truong Thi Huong, deputy chairwoman of the city People's Committee, said vendors and tourists do not clean up after they gather to cook, eat and drink on the beaches, causing pollution and making the beaches ugly.

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  7. Vietnam veterans lead Melbourne paradeRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 24 | Yahoo!

    Alexander Roy Gunning was moved to tears as he lined up with other Vietnam War veterans and their South Vietnamese counterparts to lead the Anzac Day parade for the first time. He served in Vietnam on three occasions working in the engine room on HMAS Yarra and well remembers enemy divers, and seamen dropping scare charges over the side of the ship.

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  8. Private weapons museum reopened in Vietnam's southern townRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Thanh Nein News

    A visitor at the Worldwide Arms Museum in the southern beach town of Vung Tau. Photo: Nguyen Long/Thanh Nien A private antique weapons museum owned by a British man has been reopened in the southern beach town of Vung Tau after being closed in late 2012.

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  9. Rehab center managers suspended after mass breakoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Thanh Nein News

    Some of men are escorted to a drug rehab center in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province a day after they escaped from the center on April 13, 2016. Photo: Nguyen Long Authorities in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on Wednesday suspended seven officials of a drug rehab center after a large group of 447 people with addiction staged a chaotic scene and escaped last week.

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  10. New port call links Vietnam, CharlestonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Charleston Business Journal

    The new direct inbound service from the Port of Vung Tau in southern Vietnam will call on the Port of Charleston , S.C. State Ports Authority spokeswoman Erin Dhand said in an email. The first ship departure from Vietnam is scheduled for April 15. Charleston is the second U.S. port of call in the inbound rotation, following the Port of New York and New Jersey .

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  11. Le Trong Huu (R) and Tong Van Chin at the appeal trial. Photo: Nguyen LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | Thanh Nein News

    An appeal court in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province on Friday upheld the five-year sentences imposed on a former policeman and a militiaman for beating a suspect in a brawl and rupturing his spleen. Le Trong Huu, 24, a police officer of Hoa Binh Commune, Xuyen Moc District, and Tong Van Chin, 23, a commune militiaman, will continue to serve their sentences as the court rejected their appeal following the first trial on December 30, 2015.

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  12. Tourist on Italian cruise ship rushed to Vietnamese hospital: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | Thanh Nein News

    Rescuers in Nha Trang rush an Italian man from a cruise ship to hospital on April 15. Photo: Duy Thanh/Tuoi Tre An Italian man on a foreign cruise ship was rushed to a hospital in Nha Trang in central Vietnam Friday to receive emergency treatment for heavy stomach bleeding. The 70-year-old, only identified as Paccosi, suffered from stomachache and bloody diarrhea at around 1:30 a.m. when the Italian cruise ship Costa Fortuna was on its journey from the southern beach town of Vung Tau to Nha Trang, Tuoi Tre reported.

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  13. 447 escape from Vietnam drug rehab centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 | Thanh Nein News

    Some men are caught after running away from a rehab center in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province on Wednesday night. Photo: Nguyen Long Police in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on Thursday morning brought 150 people back to a drug rehab center after a large group of 447 staged a chaotic scene and escaped last night.

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  14. Marine industry looks to cruise ships, wind farms to weather oil slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | Reuters

    An aerial view of Triyards' shipyard in Ho Chi Minh City, southern Vietnam, in this November 26, 2015 handout photo provided by Triyards. Workers pass a vessel being built at Vard's shipyard in Vung Tau, southern Vietnam in this January 28, 2016 handout photo provided by Vard.

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  15. Resort villas compete sharply on quality standards in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | VietNam News

    In 2016, the appearance of coastal resort villas bearing international five-star brands has led to sharp competition in terms of quality. Investors can choose not only coastal villa products built by domestic developers but also have an opportunity to choose world-class products bearing international management brands.

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  16. New port call links Vietnam, CharlestonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Charleston Business Journal

    The new direct inbound service from the Port of Vung Tau in southern Vietnam will call on the Port of Charleston , S.C. State Ports Authority spokeswoman Erin Dhand said in an email. The first ship departure from Vietnam is scheduled for April 15. Charleston is the second U.S. port of call in the inbound rotation, following the Port of New York and New Jersey .

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  17. Vietnam Airlines' rebranded offshoot set for first flight this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A new joint-venture between national carrier Vietnam Airlines and partly-private lender Techcombank is expected to acquire a license in the second quarter to provide passenger and goods transport services. In a recent report to the government, the Ministry of Transport said it is considering a business plan put forward by SkyViet Aviation JSC.

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  18. New Vietnam to Charleston service part of direct shipment trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Post and Courier

    The Arthur Maersk will be the first containership on a new direct shipping route from Vietnam to Charleston that starts later this month. New service between Vietnam and the Port of Charleston illustrates a growing trend in the shipping industry - the addition of direct-call ports to save costs.

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  19. Vietnam jails 3 for trafficking woman to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Three women stand trial in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on March 30, 2016 for trafficking another woman to China. Photo: Nguyen Long/Thanh Nien A court in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on Wednesday sentenced three women to five to six years in prison for trafficking a female victim to China last year.

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  20. Another Vietnam telco giant to launch 4G services: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    An undated photo shows people testing smartphones at a mobile shop in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Diep Duc Minh MobiFone is set to launch its 4G services next month, following similar moves by two other major wireless carriers, local media reported Friday.

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