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Da Nang, Vietnam Newswire

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  1. Once again, the VA turns down Navy vets for Agent Orange benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stars and Stripes

    Jim Smith served in the Navy from 1972-1973. "My feeling is the VA is thumbing their nose and sending the middle finger back to the Blue Water people," he said.

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  2. Cities to set off fireworks for TetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | VietNam News

    The capital Ha Noi will have the highest number of 31 fireworks sites. HCM City will have eight and Da Nang, four.

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    Friday Jan 29 | VietNam News

    As the biggest natural lake in the Mekong Delta, Thi Tuong Lagoon in the southern province of Ca Mau has earned a reputation as "a sea on plains". Nui Cam in An Giang Province, the highest point in the Mekong Delta, is an interesting destination for visitors during the Lunar New Year.

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  4. Where to watch the best fireworks on Vietnamese New Year eveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thanh Nein News

    Vietnam's largest cities will let off fireworks at various spots for 15 minutes from midnight February 8 to ring in the new lunar year. There will be six grand shows downtown including two at the Sword Lake - in front of the city post office and Hanoi Moi newspaper.

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  5. Foreigners pose for a photo during an event in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Dao Ngoc ThachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thanh Nein News

    Wayne Worrell explains why he left home in Britain and lives in Vietnam: "It is much easier to earn money, and things are cheaper." There is big demand among Vietnamese for learning English, and so it is very easy to find an English teaching job in the country, he says.

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  6. 5th Russian-built submarine arrives in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thanh Nein News

    Dutch-registered cargo ship Rolldock Star delivers the HQ-186 Da Nang submarine to Cam Ranh Bay. Photo: Bao Nam The fifth of the six Kilo-class submarines that Vietnam has contracted to buy from Russia arrived at Cam Ranh Bay in Khanh Hoa Province on Tuesday evening.

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  7. Muay fighters want to win two gold medals at Asian Beach GamesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | VietNam News

    Viet Nam's Thai Muay squad aim to win two gold medals at this year's Asian Beach Games . Among them, Nguyen Tran Duy Nhat , Le Hoang Duc , Bui Yen Ly and Nguyen Thi Thanh Truc are expected to win medals.

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  8. Viet Nam telecom firms all set for 4G raceRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | VietNam News

    On January 18 Viet Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group began commercial testing of its 4G, or fourth generation mobile telecom technology, services in HCM City and the Phu Quoc Island, with speeds reaching as high as 100 Mbps. Vinaphone's 3G subscribers could switch to 4G for free if within a week and use 4G at the same price as 3G for services like mobile TV, mobile broadcast, and video conferencing.

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  9. A Vietnam Coin Created For Our Vietnam VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | PR Log

    Our fathers and uncles served in the Vietnam War and out of respect to them and all those who deployed to Vietnam we created this coin for you. HOUSTON - Jan. 31, 2016 - PRLog -- On this anniversary of the Tet Offensive, January 30th we honor our Vietnam Veterans.

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  10. 5 workers fall to death at hotel construction site in Da NangRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Five workers died after falling from a 10-story height at a construction site in Da Nang on Saturday, apparently because a temporary elevator collapsed. Their colleagues said they heard a bang at around 1:30 a.m. and found two workers dead and three others in critical condition at the site of the four-star Royal Lotus Da Nang Hotel project.

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  11. Bus driver gets 11 years for deadly crash that killed 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Thanh Nein News

    Bus driver Le Nhat Phuong at the trial in the central city of Da Nang on January 28. Photos: Nguyen Tu A court in the central city of Da Nang Thursday sentenced a bus driver to 11 years in prison for culpability in an accident that killed seven people belonging to a family last year. Le Nhat Phuong, 43, was found guilty of speeding -- he was recorded driving at 106 kilometers per hour against the limit of 70 km -- and crashing into a car on April 29. He was driving a sleeper bus with 28 passengers from the central province of Quang Tri to Ho Chi Minh City when he crashed into the sedan at an intersection between the Nam Hai Van Bypass and a newly-opened road leading to Ba Na Hills.

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  12. Da Nang expecting more visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | VietNam News

    The volume of visitors coming to the central city of Da Nang in the coming Lunar New Year which comes next week is predicted to increase by 20 per cent to 30 per cent in comparison with the same time last year, according to the city's Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Da Nang is among the top destinations of tourism vessels which came from Northeast Asia to Southeast Asia so that visitors coming by vessels at that time will likely increase by about 1,500 to 2,000 visitors.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | VietNam News

    A trip can definitely be much less fulfilling if one cannot keep photographs of places visited, beautiful scenery, happy locals or even just miscellaneous things that catch one's eye. A flower festival will be organised in the first week of February to welcome Lunar New Year in Phu My Hung City Centre in District 7 of HCM City with many entertainment events.

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  14. Index Living Mall goes for Asean leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Nation

    INDEX LIVING MALL, a top retailer of home-furnishing products, yesterday announced its 2020 vision to extend its leadership outside Thailand and into Asean. The vision is in line with urbanisation in the region, which has shifted Asean consumers towards a more modern lifestyle, including the way they buy and use home-furnishing products, as well as the rise of middle-income earners throughout the Asean Economic Community.

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  15. NewsfeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Nation

    The Securities and Exchange Commission has revised several regulations concerning investment policies of mutual funds and provident funds to enhance flexibility and compliance with international guidelines and market development, SEC secretary-general Rapee Sucharitakul said. He added that the amendments, which were approved recently by the Capital Market Supervisory Board, aimed to increase competitiveness of the ever-growing asset-management business by, for example, relaxing several requirements.

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  16. Vietnam's Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong re-elected: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Thanh Nein News

    Vietnam's Communist Party on Wednesday re-elected General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong for a second term, according to the Vietnam News Agency. The news agency on Wednesday afternoon published a photograph showing Trong being surrounded by other delegates, with a caption saying that members of the C Trong, 71, as well as other members of the decision-making body Politburo will be officially endorsed by the 12th National Party Congress on Thursday.

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  17. Structure of 12th Party Central CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Thanh Nein News

    Leaders of the Party and State, and delegates cast their vote on members of the 12th Party Central Committee on January 26, 2016.

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  18. Threats to Shipping - including an act of aggression from a Chinese shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | EagleSpeak

    Most of the Office of Naval Intelligence World Wide Threat to Shipping report for 21 Jan 2016 is a rundown of the sordid side of criminal acts against merchant shipping and yachts. However, there is one incident from 16 Jan that deserves special attention because it highlights the on-going aggression by Chinese vessels against the fishing fleets of other nations in the South China Sea area: 2. VIETNAM: On 14 January, Vietnam-flagged fishing boat QNg 98137 carrying 10 fishermen from Quang Ngai was operating in an area 90 nautical miles off the central city of Da Nang when it was attacked by a vessel with a steel hull, white cabin and Chinese letters on its side.

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  19. Monk Jin Ho and other Koreans in a charity run across Vietnam to help ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Thanh Nein News

    Monk Jin Ho and other Koreans in a charity run across Vietnam to help Vietnamese students have clean toilets. Photo: Tan Luc/Tuoi Tre A South Korean monk and several of his compatriots have completed a 2,000-kilometer run in Vietnam to raise money to build toilets in schools.

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  20. Da Nang warns of Australian transnational drug traffickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Thanh Nein News

    Authorities in Da Nang are calling locals to watch out for a group of drug traffickers from Australia using motorbikes to do their business in Vietnam. Nguyen Phuc Linh, deputy director of the city's sports and tourism department, said it has required Da Nang Motor Club to provide the lists of its members, their profile and their motorbikes' registration numbers to make sure the foreign criminals have not penetrated it to conduct business in Vietnam, local media reported.

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