Reasons behind closure of creative hubs in Vietnam

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Reasons behind closure of creative hubs in Vietnam

Research by Vietnamese journalist Truong Uyen Ly has shed light on the reasons behind the closure of many creative hubs in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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A too-sane mechanism

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A too-sane mechanism

VietNamNet Bridge – The public frustration these days is overwhelming but understandable following the top-rank honor conferred on a local farmer by the Cambodia government for his contribution to the country after his efforts had not been recognized at home. The 56-year-old Tran Quoc Hai and his son were given certificates of merit by Prime Minister Hun Sen and the Commander General of the Royal Army of Cambodia in ceremonies last month, after he had helped the neighboring country repair...

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Gov't preserves ethnic languages

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VietNam News English 5 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Gov't preserves ethnic languages

Under the glow of a winter fire in her wooden house, Ly Thi Tung holds high a brown-paper book of Mong folk songs.However, the 37-year-old mother of four can't read a single word.

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Votive paper fire kills 3 in northern Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Votive paper fire kills 3 in northern Vietnam

Three people were killed in a votive paper fire in the northern province of Bac Ninh Sunday night, while suspected firecracker production in Nghe An left the maker critical.

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HCM City to recruit civil servants via computer

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VietnamNet English 6 day(s) ago

HCM City to recruit civil servants via computer

VietNamNet Bridge – The HCMC government is expected to recruit civil servants via tests in English and information technology on computer between December 23 and 31, said the city’s Department of Home Affairs.

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Scientists propose tax incentives for waste paper collection

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – Instead of wasting a lot of money burying or burning scrap paper, with the resulting environmental pollution, scientists say it would be better to spend funds on encouraging companies to collect and re-use scrap paper.

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Philippines to import 600,000 tonnes of rice in 2015

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VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago

The Philippines’ National Food Authority initially approved the importation of 600,000 tonnes of rice in 2015 amid lower rice production and damage inflicted by typhoons this year, Manila Standard Today reported on December 12.

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Vietnam dismisses China’s position paper on East Sea claims

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Vietnam dismisses China’s position paper on East Sea claims

Vietnam's foreign ministry condemned Thursday a position paper China has used to outline its arguments against the jurisdiction of an international arbitration case which the Philippines has been seeking to challenge Beijing’s expansive maritime claims.

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Viet Nam stakes East Sea claim

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news 1 related news

In response to the Position Paper of the Government of the People's Republic of China on the Matter of Jurisdiction in the South China Sea Arbitration, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Viet Nam spokesperson Le Hai Binh stated:

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Chinese police seek 100 fleeing Vietnamese brides: paper

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Chinese police seek 100 fleeing Vietnamese brides: paper

Chinese police are tracking down more than 100 Vietnamese women who vanished late last month after marrying local bachelors in Hebei Province, China Daily reported.

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China police search for missing Vietnamese brides: paper

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Police in northern China are investigating the disappearance of more than 100 Vietnamese women who had been sold as wives to Chinese men via a broker who is also missing, the China Daily reported on Thursday.

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

Philippine emergency workers were struggling on Tuesday to reach coastal villages on an island hardest hit by a typhoon where thousands of homes have been wrecked by powerful winds and a storm surge rising three to four meters (10 to 13 feet).

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 2 related news

Philippine emergency workers were struggling on Tuesday to reach coastal villages on an island hardest hit by a typhoon where thousands of homes have been wrecked, suggesting the Red Cross's estimated death toll of 27 may rise.

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Boom, bust and blooming again

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago

Boom, bust and blooming again

Thanh Tien Village switched from growing real flowers to making artificial ones three centuries ago, but the craft disappeared for almost 50 years. Phuoc Buu tells the story of a remarkable revival of the art and in the fortunes of those who revived it.

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Inefficient use of scrap paper leads to high costs, environmental damage

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Inefficient use of scrap paper leads to high costs, environmental damage

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam spends a great deal of money every year to treat scrap paper and to import scrap paper for domestic pulp and paper production. The huge domestic resource of scrap paper is being wasted, and it is also causing major environmental problems.

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