In pictures: PM Dung's European trip deemed a success

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In pictures: PM Dung's European trip deemed a success

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s visits to Belgium, the European Union, Germany and the Vatican, as well as his participation in the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Italy were successful and contributed to deepening the relations between Vietnam and its partners, Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son said in a press conference on the outcomes of the PM’s trip.

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Saigon in the 90s

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Saigon in the 90s

VietNamNet Bridge – German photographer Hans-Peter Grumpe captured images of famous places in Ho Chi Minh City decades ago, such as the US Embassy, Tax Trading Centre, and Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica.

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Images: Houses become cellars in Saigon

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Images: Houses become cellars in Saigon

VietNamNet Bridge - When roads are heightened by 1-2 meters, the houses along the roads are turned into basements, right in the heart of HCM City. Along new roads such as Pham Van Dong in Thu Duc District, Pham Van Chi and Lo Gom in District 6 and some others, passers-by can see hundreds of such houses.

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HCM City suspends safety-tip leaflets to foreign tourists

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HCM City suspends safety-tip leaflets to foreign tourists

VietNamNet Bridge – A police official said leaflets containing safety tips for foreigners will be suspended by the HCMC Police Bureau, following a complaint made by someone.

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Quang Ninh’s town flooded after dam breaks

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Quang Ninh’s town flooded after dam breaks

VietNamNet Bridge – A dam in Dam Ha district in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh broke this morning after a day of heavy rains, submerging hundreds of houses.

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Thai companies join hands in English football club purchasing

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A group of Thai entertainment companies was reported in discussions to take over Bolton Wanderers, a second division football club in England, after being approached by the cash strapped strugglers, according to Thai media.

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1,000-year esplanade revealed under new National Assembly House

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1,000-year esplanade revealed under new National Assembly House

VietNamNet Bridge - While building the basement of the new House of the National Assembly in Hanoi in early 2014, experts discovered an esplanade of the Ly Dynasty, which was built in the 11th century.

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Quang Ninh’s town immersed because of dam break

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Quang Ninh’s town immersed because of dam break

VietNamNet Bridge – A dam in Dam Ha district of the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh was broken this morning after one-day long heavy rains, submerging hundreds of houses.

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Sri Lanka landslide rescue effort is intensified

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Sri Lanka landslide rescue effort is intensified

Rescue workers in Sri Lanka have intensified their search for survivors of a tea plantation landslide in the centre of the country which is feared to have buried more than 100 people.

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Saigon boy healthy after falling from 10th floor

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Saigon boy healthy after falling from 10th floor

VietNamNet Bridge - Four days after falling from an apartment on the 10th floor, a four-year-old boy in District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, can still run around and play.

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Ebola crisis: Infections 'slowing in Liberia'

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Ebola crisis: Infections 'slowing in Liberia'

The World Health Organization (WHO) says there has been a decline in the spread of Ebola in Liberia, the country hardest hit in the outbreak.

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Visiting a royal temple of the Dinh Dynasty

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Visiting a royal temple of the Dinh Dynasty

VietNamNet Bridge – Those who have a chance to travel to the northern province of Ninh Binh should check out a popular sightseeing spot in the locality, a temple dedicated to King Dinh Tien Hoang of the Dinh Dynasty in Truong Yen Commune of Hoa Lu District.

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Hoang Hai to show his $10,000 crystal gown on the Eiffel Tower

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Hoang Hai to show his $10,000 crystal gown on the Eiffel Tower

VietNamNet Bridge – Hoang Hai will be the first Vietnamese fashion designer to participate in shows organized by British-Vietnamese model and entrepreneur Jessica Minh Anh.

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Woo hoo! Time for Halloween in Vietnam!

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Woo hoo! Time for Halloween in Vietnam!

Editor’s Note: Stivi Cooke is an Australian teacher of English who has lived in Hoi An Ancient Town in central Vietnam for six years now. He relishes Halloween, which annually falls on October 31, in this article for Tuoi Tre News.

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Pictures: “Exclusive” products for men at Vietnam-Cambodia border

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Pictures: “Exclusive” products for men at Vietnam-Cambodia border

VietNamNet Bridge - Approximately two kilometers from the Vietnam-Cambodia border, there is a market where men can buy tiger spiders, scorpions, queen termites and other items believed to be tonics for men’s sexual health.

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