State-run cinemas ‘dying’ in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

State-run cinemas ‘dying’ in Vietnam

Scores of state-run cinemas throughout the country – including those in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City – are decades past their good old days, with most of which now dilapidated, making serious losses, or closed.

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Passion of a street artist for his job

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VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

Passion of a street artist for his job

VietNamNet Bridge – While ambling in an early morning at the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens last weekend, my eyes stopped at a middle-age artist who is surrounded by many pieces of silhouette pictures. My mind flashed back to the old days when I was a little girl, coming here with my mother and asking a shadow cutter make us silhouette portraits as commemorative items for the trip. Even back then and now, I cannot help staring at the artist...

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WHO starts survey of Ebola treatments, says none proven so far

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WHO starts survey of Ebola treatments, says none proven so far

The World Health Organization (WHO) has begun assessing more than 120 potential treatments for Ebola patients, it said on Friday, but so far has found none that definitely work, and some that definitely do not.

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Folk game at risk of disappearing

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 2 duplicate news

Folk game at risk of disappearing

Huu Chap Village in Bac Ninh Province has played the traditional game bamboo keo co (tug of war) for hundreds of years, but now it is being lost amid rapid socio-economic development, said an elderly resident, Nguyen Van Hai.

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Old Hanoi 'from above'

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Old Hanoi 'from above'

VietNamNet Bridge - These special photos reflect different and sometimes surprising views of old Hanoi from above.

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Chinese breakfast, tea shops still appeal in Vietnam metropolis

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Chinese breakfast, tea shops still appeal in Vietnam metropolis

In modern-day Ho Chi Minh City, which is full of Western fast food chains, old-style, Chinese-Vietnamese owned shops offering delectable Chinese breakfasts and tea are reminiscent of the good old days, and still retain their appeal to the Chinese-Vietnamese community and Chinese-speaking expats.

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Kien Giang: clay-pot making seeks to return to heyday

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Kien Giang: clay-pot making seeks to return to heyday

VietNamNet Bridge – The making of clay pots in Hon Dat District, the Mekong delta province of Kien Giang, had been viewed by many locals as a means of living in the between-crop period. It is, however, struggling for its strong existance.

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Kien Giang: clay-pot making seeks to return to heyday

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VietnamPlus English 3 month(s) ago

The making of clay pots in Hon Dat district, the Mekong delta province of Kien Giang, had been viewed by many locals as a means of living in the between-crop period. It is, however, struggling for its strong existance.

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Parade to set the scene for Mid-Autumn Festival

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A parade of 400 artists and children will light up the streets of the capital city on Saturday evening in celebration of the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival .

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Weekend getaway in Lo Go-Xa Mat National Park

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Weekend getaway in Lo Go-Xa Mat National Park

VietNamNet Bridge – About 135 kilometers from downtown HCMC on National Road No. 22B, Lo Go-Xa Mat National Park is famous as a vegetation mosaic of forest where tourists can explore biodiversity and indulge in nature.

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New York risks 'return to bad old days'

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New York risks 'return to bad old days'

New York is hurtling back to "the bad old days of high crime" under current Mayor Bill de Blasio, a major police union warned Tuesday, drawing a sharp rebuke from the Democrat.

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Bui Xa upholds singing tradition

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VietNam News English 6 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Bui Xa upholds singing tradition

Every lover of Vietnamese music knows Bac Ninh as the home of quan ho (love duets) and ca tru (ceremonial singing), both listed by UNESCO as intangible heritages of mankind.

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Sea and islands communication campaign launched

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VOV News English 6 month(s) ago 1 related news

Sea and islands communication campaign launched

(VOV) - Central Quang Ngai province hosted a ceremony on June 14 to step up communications on Vietnam’s border, sea and islands.

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“Natural toys” of bygone days

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

“Natural toys” of bygone days

VietNamNet Bridge - Catching insects used to be an "elegant" hobby of urban kids but, for a variety of reasons that diversion has largely disappeared.

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Hanoi exhibits show Vietnam old days captured by Indochina Governor

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago 1 related news

Hanoi exhibits show Vietnam old days captured by Indochina Governor

PHOTOS TAKEN BY ARMAND ROUSSEAU BETWEEN 1895 AND 1896

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