Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. 30 tons of frozen fish in central Vietnam found to contain toxic substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Fish at a seafood store in Quang Tri Province, where a batch of scads has been tested positive for phenol. Photo: Nguyen Phuc/Thanh Nien Quang Tri authorities have ordered a local seafood trader to destroy 30 tons of frozen mackerel scads contaminated with phenol, a harmful chemical substance.

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  2. Don McCullinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    A shell-shocked U.S. Marine during the Tet Offensive in Hue, Vietnam, 1968. Photographer Don McCullin bemoans what he sees as the photograph's unfortunate fate and has come to hate it.

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  3. Hundreds stranded as Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar flights delayed by - technical problems'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Passengers complain about their delayed flight at Da Lat's Lien Khuong Airport on June 7. Photo credit: Khanh Huong/VnExpress Due to strong wind and heavy rain in Hanoi Tuesday, a Vietnam Airlines flight from Da Nang had to land in Laos where it was delayed by more than four hours. In Vientiane, the Airbus 330 was found to have a "technical problem" and passengers had to wait at the airport until 10:50 p.m. before it could resume flying.

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  4. Japanese expat gets back wallet he lost in HueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A Japanese expat has got back his wallet more than a month after he dropped it in a bus in Hue in April. Hue town police on Tuesday returned the wallet with identity papers and 5,000 yen to Yasushi Arai, who said he lost it on Apr. 29, during Hue Festival.

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  5. The Pho Loi River in which three children drowned on Monday. Photo credit: VnExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Two siblings and their cousin drowned in a river in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on Monday, news website VnExpress reported. At around 10 a.m., five children between 7 and 12 years old went fishing by the Pho Loi River in Phu Vang District.

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  6. Vietnam's Seafood Export Quality Not Affected By Mass Fish Deaths - VASEPRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    HO CHI MINH CITY, June 3 -- Recent mass fish deaths in the central provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue did not affect the supply or safety of export aquatic material as well as the quality of seafood products, Vietnam News Agency reported the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers as saying in a press release. VASEP made the statement as the National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department reported that an EU authority on May 24 sent a document to EU member countries suggesting they closely control aquatic products imported from Vietnam and informed them of mass fish deaths in the country.

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  7. Vietnam government says fish deaths mystery cracked but coy about revealing causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Two months after the mass fish deaths were first reported in central Vietnam authorities announced they have unraveled the mystery but declined to reveal the cause. Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan said at a regular meeting of the government Thursday that authorities need more time to announce the reasons for the fish deaths.

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  8. Free Wi-Fi coming all over Ho Chi Minh CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Tourists can access free Wi-Fi at the Nguyen Hue pedestrian zone in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1. Photo: Vu Phuong/Thanh Nien Ho Chi Minh City officials said Tuesday tourists would be able to get free Wi-Fi everywhere in a few months' time. Vice chairman Tran Vinh Tuyen said at a press conference Tuesday that a Singaporean company has offered to provide free Wi-Fi for the whole city for both tourists and locals.

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  9. Slew of Agribank officials jailed, arrested in multiple casesRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    Three former officials at Agribank's Binh Chanh Branch stand trial in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday. Photo credit: Xuan Duy/Dan Tri Several executives of Agribank, Vietnam's top lender by assets, were jailed or arrested this week in separate incidents of fraud.

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  10. The survivors are being treated at the hospital for burns, chest pain and dizzinessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    A farmer was killed and three others hospitalized on Saturday after they were struck by lightning on their field in Hue Town. The farmers were hit at around 2 p.m. when they were taking shelter in a canvas tent from a sudden thunderstorm, said one of the survivors, 48-year-old Ho Nghia, said.

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  11. Riders, Gold Star families honor dead at Civil War Unknowns MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    On Saturday, more than 150 American Legion riders were joined by Gold Star family members as they walked through the gates at Fort Myer to the large monument for a wreath-laying ceremony at the Civil War Unknowns Monument. ARLINGTON, Va.

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  12. Veterans troop to Arlington in quiet salute to a distant warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Gold Star father Dan McLaughlin, whose son was killed in Iraq, attends a ceremony honoring those at the Civil War Unknowns Monument at Arlington National Cemetery. They entered Arlington National Cemetery at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, their motorcycles, and the noise of the holiday weekend, left outside.

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  13. Confucius family documents inscribed on regional register of Memory of the WorldRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Confucius family documents have been listed as documentary heritage by the seventh general meeting of the Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific , the antiquities bureau of Qufu City in east China's Shandong Province said Tuesday. The Ming and Qing Dynasty archives of Confucius family were officially inscribed on the Memory of the World regional register for Asia and Pacific on May 19, at the meeting which took place in Hue, Vietnam from May 18 to 21. The archives, running to over 9,000 volumes, are records from 1534 to1948, one year before the founding of the People's Republic of China.

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  14. Vietnam frees jailed dissident priest ahead of Obama's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this Friday May 20, 2016 photo released by the Catholic Archdiocese of Hue, Catholic priest Nguyen Van Ly, center, is welcomed back by Archbishop Tadeo, left, and a senior colleague to his parish in Hue, Ha Nam province, Vietnam. Vietnam granted early release from prison to Ly who is one of its most prominent dissidents, a move widely seen as a goodwill gesture before U.S. President Barack Obama arrives on an official visit late Sunday night.

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  15. Obama's Visit to Vietnam Comes as Mass Demonstrations Protest Pollution and Massive Fish KillsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | American Thinker

    On May 1, after marking the 41st anniversary of the reunification of Vietnam, residents in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and major port cities in other parts of the country woke up to find thousands of energized young people taking to the streets in protest of a massive fish kill. They carried banners such as "Fish need clean water, people need the truth" and "Stop poisoning fish our food source."

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  16. Ahead of visit from Obama, Vietnam frees dissident priestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | NWAonline

    Nguyen Van Ly , a Catholic priest, is welcomed Friday by Archbishop Tadeo and a colleague in the Catholic Archdiocese of Hue, Vietnam, after Ly was freed early from the eightyear prison term he received for spreading propaganda against the state. BANGKOK -- Vietnam granted early release from prison to a Catholic priest who is one of the government's most prominent dissidents, a move widely seen as a goodwill gesture before President Barack Obama arrives on an official visit tonight.

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  17. Vietnam frees jailed dissident priest ahead of Obama's visit, electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Age

    Catholic priest Nguyen Van Ly, centre, is welcomed back by Archbishop Tadeo, left, and a senior colleague to his parish in Hue, Vietnam. Bangkok: Vietnam has granted a Catholic priest - who is one of its most prominent dissidents - early release from prison, a move widely seen as a goodwill gesture before US President Barack Obama's official visit this week.

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  18. Da Nang, Hoi An, Hue launch joint tourism campaign 'Essence of Vietnam'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    The city and the provinces in central Vietnam have decided to bring their tourism industries together under a new campaign branded "The Essence of Vietnam." Quang Nam is home to the ancient town Hoi An and Thua Thien-Hue is known for the former citadel Hue, both among the most beloved destinations to local and foreign tourists alike.

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  19. Men harvest salt at a field in Ninh Thuan Province in central Vietnam. Photo: Thien NhanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural development has ordered agriculture officials in central provinces to test cooking salt produced there for toxic metals after recent mass fish deaths have raised concern about the safety of coastal waters. Nafidad, the ministry's National Quality Assurance Department, has advised authorities in Nghe An, Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Khanh Hoa, and Ninh Thuan to test samples from at least three local producers for arsenic, cadmium, lead, and mercury.

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  20. Vietnam Launches Brand Name For Central Coastal TourismRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    "The Essence of Vietnam" will be the common tourism brand of three central coastal localities namely Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam and Da Nang, according to the Environmentally and Socially Responsible Tourism Capacity Development Programme funded by the European Union . Vietnam News Agency reported that the brand name, proposed by experts from the EU-ESRT, reflected the convergence of special tourism products in the central region.

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