A barber’s mistake has prompted one young Vietnamese man to give up his gaming addiction in favor of a healthier lifestyle, becoming the first Vietnamese to win an official ticket to the 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
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GONAIVES, Haiti: A bus speeding away from the scene of a hit-and-run accident ploughed into dozens of street musicians in the Haitian city of Gonaives on Sunday (Mar 12), killing 34 people, officials said.
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A 70-year-old Vietnamese-born American woman living in Kansas City has set the record for being the oldest human to complete the ‘triple 7’ marathon challenge – running seven marathons on seven continents in seven consecutive days.
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The property market is booming in the southern province of Dong Nai of thanks to its excellent infrastructure.
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The People’s Committee of Cao Lanh city of Dong Thap province yesterday opened the Tan Thuan Dong ecological village with a presence of crowded international and domestic tourists.
Tan Thuan Dong ecological village
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Women in southern Vietnam have been challenging gender stereotypes for decades as long-haul passenger bus and truck drivers.
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More than 800 Vietnamese and foreign runners have registered to compete at the 2016 Ha Long Bay Heritage Marathon, slated for November 26 in Ha Long city, northern Quang Ninh province.
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More than 5,000 athletes and tourists will participate in the annual Đà Nẵng International Marathon – one of the biggest sport events in central Vietnam – on August 6th, 2017.
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South Korea, China and Japan agreed to strengthen cooperation and joint research on the air pollutants affecting North East Asia, the government-run think tank said Sunday, source from the Yonhap.
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The big distance in growth rate between food production and consumption made the food processing industry attractive to investors and showed a large development room in the field, said deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa at a conference in HCMC on November 16.
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Vietnam climbed nine spots in the latest World Bank survey that ranks economies worldwide by measuring their business environment.
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Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety said a Vietnamese delegation will visit China as part of collaboration on the potential effects of three nuclear plants built near the border.
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Many experts have blamed lax management and lack of regulations for violations related to build, operate and transfer (BOT) projects.
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President Barack Obama called off a planned meeting Tuesday with new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, seeking distance from a U.S. ally's leader during a diplomatic tour that's put Obama in close quarters with a cast of contentious world figures.
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A major north-south sky highway of Vietnam was officially put into exploitation at 7am today, announced the Vietnam Air Traffic Management (VATM).
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