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  1. Man with a heart of gold helps Vietnamese childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | VietNam News

    He has also paid lots of money to make the lives of unlucky children in Viet Nam a bit better. The businessman started to become interested in helping children from Viet Nam after he visited places in the country for children with problems.


  2. Civil servants among biggest drinkers in Vietnam: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Thanh Nein News

    Civil servants and young people are the biggest drinkers in Vietnam, according to a recent survey by the Institute of Sociology in Hanoi. The institute on Wednesday released the results of the survey, conducted in Hanoi and Lao Cai Province in the north, Da Nang City in the central region and Long An Province in the south between March and May, Tuoi Tre newspaper reported.


  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | VietNam News

    I have been to Ca Mau Province many times, but only after staying at a homestay one night was I able to really discover the southernmost part of Viet Nam. Da Nang's culture, sport and tourism department will provide free water to local people and tourists under a pilot project later this year.


  4. Le Duc Minh stands trial in Da Nang on November 25, 2015. Photo: Nguyen TuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Thanh Nein News

    A court in Da Nang on Wednesday sentenced a man to ten years in prison for threatening to blow up a tourist attraction where he used to work and demanded his former employer to pay Le Duc Minh, 40, told the court that he planned to blackmail the company in July, a few days after he was dismissed as a security guard. According to the indictment, he placed what looked like sticks of dynamite on the roof of a toilet inside the tourist attraction on July 12. The man gave himself up at a police station on July 24 after days hiding in the neighboring province of Quang Tri.


  5. Dioxin contamination continues to cause miscarriages, stillbirths in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Thanh Nein News

    Vietnamese experts have called for protecting women in dioxin-contaminated areas as a new study showed local women are still suffering high rates of miscarriages and stillbirths. "Our study shows the connection between recent pregnancy abnormalities and exposure to the wartime toxin," Dr Tran Duc Phan of the Hanoi Medicine University said at a conference Tuesday where the Ministries of Natural Resources and Environment and Science and Technology released their latest study on the effects of dioxin on the people and environment.


  6. A router for the pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Nation

    ... tourism in the future, the World Tourism Organisation (WTO) told participants during a recent workshop in Da Nang, Vietnam. Each country has lot of potential to draw many more visitors to Mekong River. The country should invest in infrastructure and ...


  7. Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards announces winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | VietNam News

    The first prize for the single photo category in the Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2015 went to Dem hoa dang by Le Trong Khang. Tranh dua by Tran Bao Hoa received the second prize and Khung troi hanh phuc by Vo Quoc Thanh won third prize.


  8. 9-year-old boy in Da Nang with cancer fulfills wish of becoming traffic copRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Thanh Nein News

    A nine-year-old boy with blood cancer in Da Nang city had his dream come true on his birthday: going out into the street and regulating traffic like a cop. Do Tuan Dung has been treated for cancer at the Da Nang Tumor Hospital for a year now.


  9. Viet Nam remembers culture, heritage with series of public eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | VietNam News

    A series of cultural activities to mark the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day began last week at ancient sites in the Old Quarter and downtown HCM City. This is an annual cultural event organized by the Management Board of Ha Noi's Old Quarter, in collaboration with artisans and painters to contribute to the cultural preservation, promotion and exchange of the Old Quarter, as well as to raise public awareness about heritage conservation.


  10. Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City. Photo credit: Lao DongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Thanh Nein News

    With the exception of Tan Son Nhat and Noi Bai, the other 20 airports around the country have been making losses or barely broken even, local media reported. The troubled airports often operate far below their designed capacities, as they are still in the middle of completing their infrastructure, CEO Le Manh Hung of the Airports Corporation of Vietnam said, as cited by news website VnExpress.


  11. Manila asks Japan for South China Sea Patrol BoatsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 20 | Marine News

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may consider a request from the Philippines for large coastguard ships to patrol the disputed South China Sea, after the two allies reached a deal on defence equipment and technology. China has overlapping claims with Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam in the South China Sea, through which $5 trillion in ship-borne trade passes every year.


  12. Disabled Models To Take To Catwalk At International Fashion ShowRead the original story

    Friday Nov 20 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Some 30 disabled female models will grace the catwalk at the "I Am Beautiful. You Too!" fashion show here on Saturday, showcasing original pieces that fuse Western and Asian design styles, reports Vietnam News Agency .


  13. Veterans Day in school a teaching moment not just for studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    Walter Groomes points to the name of one of his friends on the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. Groomes served in the Americal Division from 1970-1971 and lost five friends in combat on Oct. 28, 1971. He attended the special Veterans Day ceremonies at Winters Mill High School, in part, to honor his fallen friends.


  14. Damen Ice class Dredger for RosmorportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Marine News

    This month Damen Shipyards Group launched ice class Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers TSHD 2000 for Russian Port Agency FSUE "Rosmorport". Song Thu Corporation shipyard in Da Nang, Vietnam is building the Damen TSHD 2000 under Russian Maritime Register of Shipping .


  15. Vietnam-era veterans sharing stories of Agent Orange exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... Parkinson's disease - are connected to Agent Orange. Robert served as an Army nurse in 1967 and 1968 in Da Nang, Vietnam. "Robert worked in evacuation hospitals on the front lines," Mary wrote. "He met and helped evacuate the wounded from the ...


  16. Mae Sot: Not a small border townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | The Nation

    Tak Governor Somchai Hatayatanti has likened Mae Sot to the Mackenna gold mine in the 1969 western "Mackenna's Gold". Speaking to Thai and Myanmar businessmen recently, he said that the western province's district was at the centre of the east-west economic corridor that links Vietnam to Myanmar and also benefited by being a sister city of Myanmar's Myawady, Tak's potential will only rise now that 14 tambons in three districts, including Mae Sot, have been declared special economic zones, he said.


  17. Charity Cycle Adventure to begin in Central Highlands next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Thanh Nein News

    Cyclists in the 2014 Charity Cycle Adventure that raises donations to help Vietnamese disadvantaged children. Photo credit: Saigon Children's Charity The 6th Annual Charity Cycle Adventure will run from November 27-29 from the Central Highlands to Nha Trang to raise money for poor children, the organizer Saigon Children's Charity said in a statement.


  18. World Skateboarding Grand Prix Announces First-Ever Southeast Asia Skateboarding ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Sys-Con Media

    World Skateboarding Grand Prix today announced it will host the first-ever Southeast Asia Skateboarding Championships in Da Nang, Vietnam in 2016. The Lotus Cup will be similar in size and scale to the Kimberley Diamond Cup and will include the Southeast Asian Championships and the Vietnam National Championships.


  19. MoreRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2015 | VietNam News

    Time-consuming and elaborate procedures are the main causes for the delays in building metro lines in HCM City, a meeting on urban railway projects heard at the city People's Committee office early this month. Tran Thanh Vu, general director of a construction and building materials trading company that is listed in HCM City, recently decided to sell some of his stock holding in his company when its share appreciated by more than 400 per cent.


  20. New batch of Chinese workers for Da Nang hotel sparks concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Thanh Nein News

    Chinese contractor Sichuan Huashi Co. Ltd. recently sought the local government's permission to recruit 650 more workers, of whom 300 are Chinese, for the project.