Book casts light on little known Vietnamese workers in France

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Book casts light on little known Vietnamese workers in France

The Vietnamese version of a French book on Indochinese workers in France in the 20th century’s first half was published recently, giving the public an insight into a little-known part of the history of French colonisation of Vietnam.

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Young artist imagines a better Hanoi

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Young artist imagines a better Hanoi

A young photographer and graphic designer named Phan Thanh Tung has been using his skills to express his love for Hanoi along with his wish to change the city for the better.

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Passion of a street artist for his job

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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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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

The two cities that make up the heart of Little Saigon will now be led by Vietnamese Americans for the first time – after a razor-close municipal election in Garden Grove, California.

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Little girl is facing death after numerous surgeries

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Little girl is facing death after numerous surgeries

An 11-year-old girl in the southern province of Ben Tre is on the verge of death after having to undergo six major surgeries.

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Vietnamese American becomes youngest mayor of US city

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Vietnamese American becomes youngest mayor of US city

Two Vietnamese Americans have been elected to mayoral positions in a part of California colloquially referred to as Little Saigon, the Los Angeles Times reported.

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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

The two cities that make up the heart of Little Saigon will now be led by Vietnamese Americans for the first time – after a razor-close municipal election in Garden Grove, California.

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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

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Two US cities elect Vietnamese American mayors

(VOV) - The two cities that make up the heart of Little Saigon will now be led by Vietnamese Americans for the first time – after a razor-close municipal election in Garden Grove, California.

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One-handed Thuy’s conical hats

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 25 month(s) ago

One-handed Thuy’s conical hats

Born with a congenital hand defect, Tran Thi Thuy, 45, is a unique craftswoman making conical hats (‘non la’) with only one hand in Hue.

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Vietnam's rice subsidies benefit foreign consumers, not local producers: experts

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Vietnam's rice subsidies benefit foreign consumers, not local producers: experts

Vietnam should abandon its efforts to expand rice exports as efforts to do have degraded precious arable land without benefitting farmers, experts say.

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A visit to Little Japan in Saigon

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A visit to Little Japan in Saigon

VietNamNet Bridge – Little Japan, an area around Le Thanh Ton and Thai Van Lung streets in downtown HCMC where there are over 70 restaurants, spas and other businesses of the Japanese community, is appealing to not only tourists but also locals who want to discover Japanese culture and gastronomy. The location has got increasing public attention since a graffiti alley of Le Thanh Ton Street was created and has become a popular rendezvous for local youth and foreign tourists.

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Dollar dips after mixed US jobs report

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

Dollar dips after mixed US jobs report

The dollar weakened against other major currencies on Friday (Nov 7) after a mixed US jobs report did little to change expectations of a change in the Federal Reserve's interest rate outlook.

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The man with the ‘golden’ hands

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 35 month(s) ago

The man with the ‘golden’ hands

It was a little past 7 on January 5, 2012 when Dr. McKay McKinnon finished his massive operation on Nguyen Duy Hai at the Ho Chi Minh France-Vietnam Hospital (FV). After a marathon surgery of 11 hours and 23 minutes, the 82-kilogram tumor that Hai had suffered from for years was successfully removed.

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City sees little achievements in urban civilization efforts

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City sees little achievements in urban civilization efforts

To extend urban beautification initiative, the Ho Chi Minh City authority has banned street vendor and parking encroaching the pavements, yet, the city has seen just a few achievements in its urban civilization efforts.

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One World Trade Center opens in lower Manhattan

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Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

One World Trade Center opens to tenants in lower Manhattan, a little more than 13 years after the twin towers were brought down during the September 11, 2001 attacks.

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